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Sun Jul 20

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:07 PM

Re: Country Neighbors

Early last week I hollered at my sister and told her to come pick some wild blackberries now because I didn't think they were gonna last until the weekend. We'd just had a week's worth of high heat and humidity and no rain and the berries started [more]

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 2:43 PM

Re: Fire in the Smoker!

As a follow-up on the "Covers" thread; I did not cover the WSMB after the last smoke session and when I opened the smoker the other day I was happy to see that there wasn't any mold inside it at all. However, it was covered on the outside [more]

Sat Jul 19

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:35 PM

Re: Country Neighbors

Git it!

Not like I can blame this on my SmartPhone speel checkar or sumpthin' 'cause I ain't gots one...Nor an excuse. Maybe I could blame it on Miss Blue and her friendshiply mis-spellin' thingy?

Bill

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:32 PM

Re: Fire in the Smoker!

I thought you said you were sending me one of those for my birthday but for some reason I haven't received it....:)

Bloo


I shipped that one out last week, but FedEx says they lost it. I requested a tracer on the package, but [more]

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:27 PM

Re: Fire in the Smoker!

And jus' to prove I followed it through to the end, here's two done butts...

http://www.bbqfools.com/images/Bill/Pork_Butts_Done.jpg

Bill

*funny how I [more]

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:25 AM

Re: Country Neighbors

Axe-u-lee, it was printed in the N’Orleans local newspaper...

Git it! Thanks.

you kin add it if you thinks anyone bes interested, you

I'm interested and it helps me keep a copy of it too. [more]

Fri Jul 18

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blford posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 10:14 PM

Fire in the Smoker!

I cooked up a triple-batch of my World-Famous BBQ Sauce and rubbed down two butts* last night. I got 'em in the smoker by 8pm tonight. By 9pm I had the temps holdin' steady at 225º. Now I'm havin' a beer and postin' proof.

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Sat Jul 12

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:42 PM

Re: It's time

No one wears black after Memorial Day.

We gots a dress-code on this board!? Sheesh.

Bill

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:39 PM

Re: It's time

Anyone have any recipes that are the bomb?

No but, sometimes simple is better.

Squash or zuchinni sliced up, salt & pepper to taste, 1 TBS butter per squash/zuke and wrap with foil. 20 to 30 mins, off to the side, no [more]

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:17 AM

Re: Country Neighbors

Or jest cook it outside.

Which is why someday I'll finally join all'a y'all g@ssers and add another grill to my small collection.

Heat it to 375 degrees F (check it with a thermometer)...

Add to recipe; [more]

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:01 AM

Re: Country Neighbors

Soak the fish in Buttermilk for a few hours, or, preferably, overnight, Bill - Doing so removes the fishy odor and taste.

Ummm, don't I want the fish to taste fishy? <g>

Bill

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blford replied to the Webmaster's Corner board. 10:54 AM

Re: Best practice for hosting photos

One problem is the size of the images, they are way too big. Time this image:

http://whalecreekmarina.com/wp-content/uploads/wppa/93.jpg?v......

it's 3264
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Thu Jul 3

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:58 PM

Re: Country Neighbors

Bob went fishing yesterday. He knows The Boss doesn't like fish and that I rarely get to eat any unless it's at a restaurant. He brought me five cleaned bream.

And, I didn't notice that there was also a bass filet under them breams [more]

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blford replied to the Webmaster's Corner board. 7:08 PM

Re: Best practice for hosting photos

Hey Molly,

The individual year photo pages were loading slowly - for me...

I spent a few minutes earlier today surfing that site. I'm on a slow cellular Internet connection, so I thought this might be a better [more]

Wed Jul 2

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:31 AM

Re: Country Neighbors

Bob went fishing yesterday. He knows The Boss doesn't like fish and that I rarely get to eat any unless it's at a restaurant. He brought me five cleaned bream. :-)

Bill

Mon Jun 30

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 11:01 AM

Re: Country Neighbors

We be in a subdivision dat gots a number of covenant restrictions...

Ahhh, no! We both agreed that we weren't living in another neighborhood, let alone a subdivision with "rules." Our road is about 1 1/4 miles long with [more]

Sat Jun 28

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 7:52 AM

Re: Country Neighbors

Axe-u-lee, it all depends upon da neighbors.

That's true. Luckily for us most of our neighbors are local retirees.

The first 4th of July day was here, she called the sheriff on me saying I was shooting off guns in my back [more]

Sun Jun 22

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 2:05 AM

Re: Country Neighbors

When we first moved into this house 5 1/2 years ago I drove around a coupla the backroads just to see what I could see.

Barely over a mile away from our house I saw a sign for a local mechanic with the company name of Childress Automotive. [more]

Thu Jun 19

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blford posted to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 9:01 PM

Country Neighbors

I spent half of my childhood living in the city and the other half living in the boonies. From my own personal experiences, country neighbors have always been nicer and more accomodating.

When we first moved out here in the boonies, a coupla [more]

Sat Jun 14

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blford replied to the BBQ, Art of, Fun(ky), The board. 12:45 PM

Re: Health Update

I had surgery last Monday. On Wednesday evening my surgeon called and said I have some good news, "As far as I am concerned you are cured." All the cancer was removed and it hadn't spread at all.

Now I just have to recover from
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