I have mentioned it in the past, but my very beautiful and talented cousin Brianna has a food blog – Swinton Kitchen.  I’m not one […]

Thanksgiving, again.

I hope all of you had a great Thanksgiving.  Spent lots of time with family, friends, and food.  I know I sure did, and I’ve […]

Windy City Fishing BBQ at Beck Lake

This past weekend, I was invited out to a local lake that I have never fished before, to participate in a small gathering with some […]

New Grill

My GF and I picked up our new grill right from the Weber Grill plant in Palatine, IL. When we were checking out grills, we […]

Turkey Stuffed Peppers

Usually with stuffed peppers I either use Italian sausage or ground sirloin. I’m becoming a big fan of ground turkey, and thought, how would this […]

Chorizo stuffed Jalapeño Poppers

If you have ever watched Diners, Drive-Ins and Dives, you may have seen an episode where Guy Fieri was at a burger place in Chicago. […]

Rainbow Trout Dinner

Brought home my first stocker rainbow trout. Gutted it. Decapitated it. Garlic stuffed it. Soy sauce bathed it. Lemon juice spritzed it. Tinfoil wrapped it. […]

Camp food

Just going over some itinerary with Dave (Urban Assault Fly Fishing) for our upcoming Musky Country trip. Got me thinking about food…   I’m always […]