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Feb. 6, 2010 10:18 am 
Updated: Feb. 6, 2010 11:29 am
Hahaha..... I finally got one of my recipes accepted. It took sending them an email asking why it was just sitting there. They said they would look into in. About a week later they published it for me........ hahahaha. I am so happy now. If anyone is interested in a really good chili, take a… MORE
 
 
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Feb. 1, 2010 8:19 am 
Updated: Feb. 1, 2010 6:13 pm
I submitted a recipe for review last July and it still has not been looked at. How long does that take anyway?? Maybe its because I am a man..... just kidding!!! I am off work now for a little while. I figured this would be a good time to sit down and write down some of my recipes for… MORE
 
 
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Jul. 6, 2009 3:49 pm 
Updated: Jul. 7, 2009 8:55 am
I love to cook. I have been cooking for years, but I can never follow any recipes. I am always modifying them to some degree. I have lots of my own recipes, but I have a really hard time trying to put the numbers to paper. I and my kids made my famous greek salad yesturday and tried to document… MORE
 
 
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Jul. 5, 2009 8:30 am 
Updated: Jul. 5, 2009 10:05 pm
Finally have a few days off so I can cook for the kids. I am planning to BBQ prime rib roast with yorkshire pudding along with greek salad. Probably put some corn on the cob on the grill too. I work long hours during the week, so large meals are not practical. Sometimes I will get the slow… MORE
 
 
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hoeguy

Home Town
Lethbridge, Alberta, Canada
Living In
Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Member Since
Jun. 2009

Cooking Level
Expert

Cooking Interests
Grilling & BBQ, Mexican, Gourmet

Hobbies
Gardening, Camping, Boating

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About Me
I am a general Contractor that works in the Calgary area. I love to plan and cook complicated meals. It keeps my mind off the stresses of my trade. I will BBQ almost anything any time of the year. I will even BBQ in some winter storms. My mother taught me to start cooking when I was very young. She told me; "you may die lonely, but you will not die hungry".
My favorite things to cook
I tend to be more of a "meat and tateres" kind of guy. I do, however, cook or smoke other meals as well. Shrimp, Halibut, Crab legs, Turkeys, lamb, pork and chicken are all on my list too.
My favorite family cooking traditions
Probably has to be my Turkey and homemade gravy. (I improved on preparation of the family gravy though).
My cooking triumphs
Complete Thanks giving dinners with all the homemade trimmings. I am very particular as to who gets to help me prepare it too.
My cooking tragedies
I still cannot get my Yorkshire Pudding to rise properly. I even bought a cast iron muffin tray hoping that would help, but it didn't.
 
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