Boba Fett Sucks

There, I said it. Got it off my chest and it feels good. I thought about this off and on for a few years, but figured too much time has passed to discuss. But then again, I have a blog and need to discuss nerdy things, so why not. Boba Fett sucks. And not in […]

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Nerd Alert!

I finally got the frame in the mail today so I can document and blog about my holy grail! A Dave Stevens Rocketeer print I’ve been coveting for years. I was first introduced to The Rocketeer comic through a friend’s t-shirt he wore advertising the art back in the 80s. The Rocketeer was a perfect […]

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Say Cheese!

Quick side-blog…smoked some cheese. Cold smoked Extra Sharp Cheddar, Mozzarella and White Cheddar using a cold-smoke method. The cold snap we got last night made the weather perfect for this (got down to about 75) Used a pellet maze to cold smoke for about 2 hours. Afterwards I wrapped in butcher paper and read somewhere […]

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Making My Own Stock

So, remember my last post about breaking down a whole chicken, and one of the bonuses is I get to make chicken stock? Just a quick little update of what I did and more importantly, how much it made so I have a better idea for future reference. So a quick rehash: oiled the carcass […]

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Winner, Winner, Chicken Dinner(s)

Being a single income, family of five I’m always looking for ways to save money. Beit, cutting the cable service (as of last month) or cheap, but tasty foods. While I’ve done this before, I think I’m now embracing fully to only purchase whole chickens and break them down for consumption (When I don’t want […]

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