This post is sponsored by Stubb’s Bar-B-Q Sauce but the content and opinions expressed here are my own. Are you ready to fire up the grill for the July 4th weekend? I definitely am! We’ll be grilling every day, and one of our favorites on repeat is this grilled honey mustard chicken recipe. Yum-mee! The […]
Oh how I love the summer! Bodybuilding competitions are over for a few months, the weather is divine, and there are so many foods to be eaten and drinks to be drunk. My latest adventure took me to the mountains of Burke County, North Carolina, where there’s beer, whiskey, and barbecue as far as the […]
The arrival of warm sunny days has me wanting to enjoy them with the people I love the most. There’s something so special about sitting outside with family and friends enjoying great food, cool drinks and lots of stories and laughs.
I’m so stinkin’ excited that it’s May! We’re on the brink of summertime, and we’ll soon be enjoying lots of cook-outs, picnics and outdoor celebrations again. I love grilling season! The aroma of something cooking on the grill can whet even the most stubborn of appetites, and seasonal favorites like corn on the cob, fresh fruit salads, […]
I grew up with the classic sloppy joe sandwich and I’ll always love that, but summer calls for BBQ, so I decided to make BBQ sloppy joes.
Whenever I find any smoky and savory BBQ recipes, I can’t stop thinking about BBQ until I have some again. So when I stumbled across a particularly mouthwatering recipe the other day, I added it to a Foodie collection and went on the hunt for more. Now I have 15 new favorite BBQ recipes… so […]
The best Southern barbecue is often found in hole-in-the-wall restaurants where the food is the star and the ambiance isn’t. When I happen upon a restaurant like this, I pretty much know I’ve hit on a local favorite and I’m about to have a darn good meal.
I love King’s BBQ restaurant in Kinston, NC! It was the first place I tried Eastern North Carolina BBQ and although vinegar sauces are still growing on me, I fell in love with King’s food and ambiance instantly. Plus, Kinston is a really cool place. If you’ve heard of Chef and the Farmer, you’ll find […]
I just tried the Subway Smokehouse BBQ Chicken Sandwich gratis (thanks Subway!) and while I usually don’t stray from my favorites there, I’m kinda glad I did this time. It was tasty! You know what made me go for it? The fact that there are only 6 grams of fat and 380 calories in the […]
I love experimenting with herbs, spices and seasonings and combining them with simple comfort foods, so I made a cider-sage-molasses barbecue sauce for pork and chicken.