This is one of my favourite times of year. I have started my main harvest of potatoes. The picture is just the potatoes from one plant and I have 32 plants! There may be some more potato recipes on the site! Continue reading Potato and Garlic Harvest
Nothing fancy today folks. Shaw Spotlight, our local community TV channel, asked me to do a short video. I have seen people suffer with the easy task of chopping an onion and decided to show them how I do it. This is the video!
The Old Fat Guy
I do a post on our garden every year. This year I am a little behind and find myself on July 1 without having done the post. July 1 is also Canada Day. I decided to do an extensive tour of our garden in the mountains to show why I wouldn’t live anywhere else and why I love my Canadian home. Continue reading The Mountain Garden On Canada Day
I have been suffering from a toothache. I am tired and sore. This may sound like the perfect time to go buy a burger or something. However, that would require getting in the car and going out. I don’t feel like it. Continue reading Super Quick Chicken
I have written a guide to smoking meat aimed at new smokers. It does have great recipes that would interest an experienced smoker, too! If you would like to learn more or purchase a copy, check here:
I have shown you my most viewed posts of 2018 but I also like to list my favourite nine posts of the year. Here they are:
Have a great 2019!
The Old Fat Guy
This has been a great year! So many of you have supported me and been kind enough to come around my blog and comment on the posts. Continue reading 2018 Readers’ Favourites
I was contacted by EZ Flame BBQ Inc. and asked to try out their product, the EZStart® Charcoal Chimney. There was two problems with this. First, I don’t like to take free products to review in case it sucks. Second, what could be new in the world of charcoal chimneys? You put newspaper in the bottom, coals in the top and light it. Continue reading EZStart® Charcoal Chimney Product Review
I had tried one of Rufus Teague’s barbecue sauces before and quite liked it. I was inviting some guests over and some of them are heat adverse. So I decided to try some Rufus Teague Honey Sweet Sauce. Continue reading Rufus Teague Sweet Honey BBQ Chicken Breasts