Sep 28, 2011Smoked Ribs and Tri Tip
Finally a weekend without any commitments and my wife was away all day on Saturday. That meant I had all day to be able to babysit my smoker. She wouldn’t be there to complain about the piles of raw meat on her countertop or smell of smoldering wood. What she doesn’t know won’t hurt her right. I decided to smoke a tri tip roast and a couple racks of ribs.
Sep 27, 2011Portable Fire Pit
I have always wanted a fire pit in my back yard, but somehow my ambition to dig a hole has always been missing!
The problem has been solved!
This is a portable outdoor fire pit. Now not only can I have a fire in my back yard I can have one when I camp, and I can use it to cook.
Sep 22, 2011Morse Code Salsa
With a bunch of tomatoes and crisp fall air it seams like it was time to bottle some salsa! My siblings and I have been making salsa with our mom for years. This year was no exception!
Here is the recipe we used.
½ Bushel Roma tomatoes* &nb
Sep 22, 2011Polka Dot Cake
I was blog hopping the other day and I ran across a lady who made a polka dot cake. It was super cute and so I decided to try it for my daughter’s birthday party. Long story short, my polka dots were different, I used donut holes! They worked great! I would’ve had more too if I hadn’t eaten them while I baked! I used this recipe as my base:
Sep 20, 2011Youth Waterfoul Hunt 2011
4:00 A.M. Sept 17, 2011
Yeah I’m pretty excited! Kinda up there with anticipation I’ve not felt in years. It has been a few years since I did the crack of dawn opener on a waterfowl season. Not sure why I’m doing it today other than I really want to be on the part of the pond where we saw all the geese yesterday. The earlier you are on our ponds ups your chan