Thursday, December 5, 2013

Look Who Came For a Visit!

My little buddy Philly Cheese Steak came back to stay with me for a few days during Thanksgiving!! We had a blast hangin' out!

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Not Enough Time in the Day!! -- 11-19-2013


OMG!! I've been FAR too busy with chores preparing for the on-coming winter lately and I'm starting to burn out on it!!  I've not had time to post anything bec of it!  See what I've been up to by clicking here!

Friday, November 8, 2013

Harvesting Oak for the Winter!!

As you all well know, it's getting cold out there!  The time is nigh for the snow to fall, so the gathering of a sufficient amount of firewood for the winter is imperative!

Thursday, October 24, 2013

Cleveland Clam Bake 2013!!

The annual Cleveland Clam Bake for 2013 was a blast again, as I had highly anticipated!  Check out the pics of this amazing seafood!

Monday, October 14, 2013

Pork Diamonds!!

Pork Diamonds!!  One bite of these and you'll agree that they are worth their weight in gold!  Click here to scope out my very own culinary creation!

C'mon Tigers!!

Oh man!!  What a rough loss it was for the Tigers last night!  I dozed off *just* before we yanked Sherzer and gave away an easy win! Ugh!

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Beef Stephenoff!! -- 09-27-2013

Beef Stroganoff?!  Who wants to eat a meal named after a family of Russian industrialists?!  This here is America, so I'm renaming my version of this tasty dish "Beef Stephenoff"!!  Check out how it is made right here in the USA!

Friday, September 27, 2013

Non-Cheater Chicken Soup!!

Evidently, some of you have far too much time on your hands & prefer to make their chicken soup w/o cheating! Well, here's how it's done!

Monday, September 23, 2013

Eating My Way Through Toronto!! -- 09-09-2013

Usually, when I go on a business trip, I don't get much free time to see the local sights, but sometimes I'm taken out to eat some incredible food!  Check out the grub I gorged on when I was in Toronto recently!

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Open-Face Loose Meat Sammiches!! -- 09-18-2013

Loose meat sammiches are delicious & can be made any one of a billion ways!  Simply whip up a batch of burger meat & add your favorite sauce! Check out just how easy this is to make!

Wednesday, September 18, 2013

Homemade Steak Fries & Homestyle Hash Browns!!

I happened to have a couple of spare spuds layin' around, so I decided to whip up another batch of steak fries and homestyle hash browns!  Check 'em out!

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Soup's On!!

WoooHooo!!  It's finally Soup Season again!!  Check out the first batch of Cheater Chicken Soup that I made just the other day!!

Back in the Saddle Again!! -- 09-17-2013

Finally!!  I'm back online after an extended, though unanticipated, absence from blogging!  Thanks for your patience!  Keep an eye out for new content over the next few days!

Wednesday, September 4, 2013

Deep Fried Turkey on Labor Day!! -- 09-02-2013

Why would I wait until Thanksgiving to deep fry a turkey when I could very easily do one on Labor Day?!  Take a peek at the way this tasty poultry came out!

Friday, August 30, 2013

Yet Another Hot Tub Acquisition!!

So super-jealous was +Edward Byrnes when I recently scored a hot tub that I felt compelled to acquire one for him as well! Scope out how to managed to pull it off!

Quick & Easy Pastaccioli!!

We all have nights when cooking is the last thing you feel like doing, right?  With a just a little effort, you can still eat like a king, but ya gotta have a few things on-hand!  Take a look at how easy this is to whip up!

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

Deep Fried Pork Cutlet Sammiches & Pork Nuggets!!

Why limit yourself to chicken when deep fried pork is soooooo good?!  Check out these tasty little pork cutlet sammiches that I whipped up just the other day!

Friday, August 23, 2013

Homemade Dill Pickles!!

What does one do when his buddy grows far more cucumbers than he knows what to do with!?  Make a shitload of pickles!  Check out how we did it!

Wednesday, August 21, 2013

Deep Fried Chicken Thighs!!

'Nuff of the white-meat tenderloins, it's time to fry up some chicken thighs! See for yourself just how awesome dark meat nuggets can be!

Friday, August 16, 2013

Smoked Spiral-Cut Ham for BFC Night!!

WoooHooo!!  What better is there to serve than a steaming hot, freshly-smoked ham with a big side of tater tots on BFC Night?! Even more ham, of course!

Wednesday, August 14, 2013

Hand-Breaded Chicken Tenderloins & Teriyaki Wings!!

Hand-breaded chicken tenderloins are so damn good that it's tough to make enough to have leftovers!  Get a load of what it takes to make these mouth-watering morsels!

Pig Roaster Upgrades 2013!!

Each year, I try to upgrade the pig roaster in some way to make it bigger, better, and badder!  Check out a sneak peak of the new mods to come!

Wednesday, August 7, 2013

An Unexpected House Guest!

Look who dropped by last night with my buddy Jamie and his gf Lauren!  This little guy, Hades, needed a place to stay for the weekend while they went camping, so he's crashin' at the Brewster Roadhouse!

Monday, August 5, 2013

Soakin' & Sippin' Suds in the New Hot Tub!! -- 08-02-2013


The Brewster Roadhouse finally has a new 6-person spa!  Get a load of what it took to get it moved and hooked up!

Wednesday, July 31, 2013

More Free Firewood!! 7-26-2013

I just recently scored another load of free pine logs for use in the bonfire pit!! Check out a few quick pics!

Friday, July 26, 2013

BFC Night Fried Food Fest!!

BFC Night last night was a lot of fun! Good people, good food, and good beer! What more could ya ask for?!  Get a load of all this deep fried goodness!  

Thursday, July 25, 2013

Dog Week 2013!!

Three 4-legged house guests have been staying with me for the last week bec my bro & his gf had a wedding to attend! Check out these crazy mutts!

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Garden Wars Update: Surreptitious Pics from Byrnestyle Agro-Corp!!

A bit of reconnaissance on my part has yielded surreptitiously obtained pictures of the garden maintained currently by Byrnestyle Agro-Corp!! Check 'em out!

Monday, July 22, 2013

Bathroom Renovation Update!! 07-20-2013

The tremendous progress made this weekend on the bathroom renovation project!! Many thanks go out to +Eddie Byrnes & his lovely assistant Lauren! Check out the pics!

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Garden Wars Update!!! -- Pics from the Brewster Roadhouse Garden!

Despite all of the stinkin' rain that we've had lately, the garden at the Brewster Roadhouse is lookin' good! Check out the latest pics!

Friday, July 12, 2013

Contents Under Pressure!! -- 07-11-2013


 At last night's BFC Night, we got together and forced the pressurization of a keg of homebrew for Byrnes's housewarming party this coming weekend!  Check out how it is done!


Tuesday, July 9, 2013

Independence Day Fireworks 2013!!

Here are just a few of the 4th of July 2013 GoPro videos I had time to edit!  Be sure to keep coming back for more!


Monday, July 8, 2013

GoPro Vids of Slip-N-Sliding on the 4th of July!!

Check it out!  I finally had time to upload the GoPro videos of Danny Voll screwin' around on the slip-n-slide!

Sunday, July 7, 2013

4th of July Slip-N-Slide Videos!! Now Moar Better!

Check out the slip-n-slide videos now that I've posted them to YouTube!  They look much better!

Happy Independence Day!! -- 07-04-2013

Happy 4th!!!  To celebrate, this year we set up a 100 ft slip-n-slide, played yard games, and cooked up a mountain of fried food -- all followed by blasting off a buncha fireworks!!  Check out pics & vids of the shenanigans! 

BFC Night Rainy Day SausageFest!! 06-27-2013

We had a major thunderstorm roll through on BFC Nighta few weeks back, so I decided to grill up a load of sausages and peppers and we washed 'em down w some suds!  Take a quick peek at a few pics to see how we did it!

Friday, June 28, 2013

Applewood Smoked Pulled Pork!!

More pulled pork?!?  Of course!  I absolutely love this stuff!!  You would too if you knew how easy it is to whip up a big batch while getting other stuff done on a Saturday afternoon!

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Baby Back Ribs for Father's Day!!

I never know what to get my dad for Father's Day, so I decided to make him a batch of baby back ribs instead of giving him something he doesn't need!  Get a load of how easy it is to make fall-off-the-bone baby-backs!

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Hickory-Smoked Shredded Beef Taquitos!!

Who doesn't love taquitos?! Hell, I would eat a taco any time, day or night, hungry or not, if someone offered one to me hot outta the toaster oven!  I made a few dozen the other day to have on-hand for when I'm starving but lacking in time, energy, and effort! Check 'em out!

Back from NJ -- But Not Alone!!

I would like to apologize for my extended absence from posting on my blog.  I got back from NJ late last week and, evidently, I brought something back with me!

Tuesday, June 18, 2013

Leaving for NJ!

I'm currently sitting at Detroit Metro Airport awaiting my flight to Philly, which has thus far been delayed due to weather by 90 minutes already!  From Philly, we drive an hour or so to Trenton, NJ!  I can't wait to get back home already & I haven't even left yet!  See you all Thursday! 





Thursday, June 13, 2013

Big Pig Rig Trailer Upgrade 2013!!

The Big Pig Rig is undergoing a lot of renovations, not the least of which is the brand new trailer on which it will reside!  Check out pics of the construction of this sharp-lookin', more maneuverable rig for the pig roaster!

Friday, June 7, 2013

ShrimpFest 2013!!

Mmm... Cajun Angels!  AKA Skewered shrimp interlaced with bacon!  Byrnes & I had a hankerin' for something fancy, so we recently decided to throw a party we dubbed ShrimpFest 2013!!  Get a look at how to whip up a massive load of shrimp!

Thursday, June 6, 2013

Backhoe Smashing a Car at the Scrap Yard!! -- 06-03-2013

I ran a load in to the scrap yard the other day and I was just in time to see a backhoe smash up an old car!  Check out the video I shot!

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

Deep-Fried Smoked Kielbasa Salad!!

Why choke down a big bowl of plain ol' rabbit fodder when you could just as easily make it into something delectable by adding deep fried smoked kielbasa!!  Check out how eating "healthy" can also be really damn tasty!

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Memorial Day Weekend at Byrnes' Cabin!!

Crazy Dave & I spent Memorial Day Weekend helping Eddie Byrnes & his brother Chad get their cabin lookin' good after a long, hard winter without much maintenance.  Somehow we also managed to get some fishing done too! Check out a few pics from the trip!