We Both Went Shopping!

We Both Went Shopping!

We Both Went Shopping! I fired up the smoker and cooked two family packs of chicken wings. I got them on sale for $1.49/lb at Foodarama. Also cooked up a huge batch of green chili sauce. Why a huge batch? Because Sherry and I both picked up the same items at the...
Instructions for the Smokenator

Instructions for the Smokenator

   (Instruction Booklet PDF – 2017)  www.smokenator.com (Phone 888.205.1931)  ________________________________________________________   LONG Cook Times – Set Up and Temperature Management A loaded Smokenator box will fuel a cook of about 6...
Substitute for Canned “Creamed” Soup

Substitute for Canned “Creamed” Soup

We’re not fans of canned soups because of their tendency to be LOADED with sodium. So when a recipe calls for a “Cream of This or That” soup, we like to use a version of this instead.   INGREDIENTS 2 tablespoons butter 3 tablespoons flour 1/2...
Quarter Beer Night

Quarter Beer Night

Most of us have heard at one time or another a hair-raising tale about an event which was so harrowing that it caused the storyteller’s “whole life to flash before” him. I’m not sure I’ve ever had such a “flash before me”...

New Fry Pan

Just ordered a new Commercial Grade 12″ Frying Pan. It’s NSF rated and looks like the 10″ pan I got from Mother. That 10″ pan supposedly came from the kitchen at the International Harvester Plant in Memphis. I really like the 10″ pan I...

Easter Dinner!

Sam had to work so we didn’t make big plans for dinner; but then he called and said he’d “like to drop by for a while,” and of course he suggested dinner would be nice. Fortunately the stores were still open (Foodarama had announced they would...