Grilled Asperagus

Grilling Jeff, February 21, 2017 Last year, my mother-in-law Marilyn was visiting us in our new Fraser Valley home. She lives in Ontario and was flying across the country to visit us and the grandkids.  All the years we’ve been married, she has minced no words telling everyone that her daughter could have done better [...]

Beef Kabobs

Years ago, when Wendy and I started to invite company over for barbecues, the first couple to come to our backyard were Wendy’s brother Rick and his wife Adrienne. My kabobs were an instant hit.  My in-laws loved these gorgeous, juicy, melt-in-your mouth kabob appetizers. Ever since, all visiting family expects me to grill these [...]

Brrrrr... It's getting awfully chilly out there with five inches of snow, and another blizzard coming before the weekend. My neighbours and I are now out shovelling driveways to clear out after each blizzard. As we were digging outside our houses yesterday, I shouted out to my neighbour Paul Clarke from three houses away, “Remember [...]

Breaded Barbecue Chicken

Wendy and I love having guests over to the house for an evening right before Christmas.  Of course it helps if there’s food around and I think my guests come because of what I cook… so for our party this year I made delicious oven fried chicken in mustard based barbecue sauce for four families. [...]

21 Dishes to Make With BBQ Pulled Pork


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Spider Burgers Halloween Dinner

Do you ever have those days when you feel like doing nothing at all – staying in bed feels so right with the bad weather outside and Netflix series marathons are too good to leave for hours on end. I call it the case of the “Mehs”. I live in the land of fresh mountain [...]