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Pulled Pork with Homemade BBQ Sauce

Look what I did! From scratch! All by my onesie! And it was delicious!

I don’t know why this particular culinary feat has me so proud, but I suspect it’s because I was sure I’d fail both at the start and at multiple points along the way.  985 more words


Barbecue chicken salad

From barbecue chicken to barbecue chicken pizza to barbecue chicken frittata to barbecue chicken salad. My wife thought I was being terribly derivative and uncreative. I think there’s something to be said for adapting an idea from one type of food to another totally different type of food. 231 more words


Makeshift Meal

I call this the makeshift meal, because this plate is full of entrees. There is no science to this meal, except that my sister found a bunch of stuff in the fridge and made it work. 17 more words


centennials and bbq sauce

Did you know that only 1 in about 455,000 people reach their centennial?

That’s a staggering statistic, and one that really put last weekend into perspective for us. 803 more words


Cover the lettuce. / Call it a night.

(poetry diary  200-3/9/17) I like to read weird poems that don’t make a huge amount of sense when I’m confused, as I find them soothing. Today I’m posting “Everything Good Between Men and Women” because I love it for its weirdness and because I’m confused about how to react after an episode at my son’s after care program where they celebrated International Women’s Day by giving the girls red Rosie the Riveter bandannas and having them flex their arms for a photo op during which the boys were told (not sure by who, whether the young girls or the counselors) to stand in the background and “look scared.” How, as a feminist-parent of a 5 year old boy, should I feel about this? 49 more words

Pulled Pork Sandwiches

Hungry for a delicious pulled pork sandwich? I served it with Chinese Cabbage Salad. Both recipes are from my friend, Gilda and can be found on this blog. 43 more words

Main Dishes

Barbecue Rub

Warmer weather reminds me of the smell of barbecue. Barbecuing meats means that the meat is cooked for a long time at a low temperature. The goal is to impart as much smoked flavor as possible into the meat. 422 more words