Author: gkboyles

VooDoo Ranger American Haze

Unlike some of New Belgium’s IPAs American Haze will not have you mowing your neighbors flowerbeds after drinking 3 or 4. Although it has the murk/haze this is a totally approachable IPA that has a good solid hops flavor that does not bend to tasting like fruit or floor cleaner. Also it has no upfront bitter bite just a small… Read more →

Lagunitas IPA

This is a good beer if you can handle some significant upfront bitterness. The flavor after that initial shock of bitter is a really nice “fresh mown grass” hops flavor that doesn’t have much citrus or pine. Just a hit of bitter followed by a really nice and not overwhelming hops flavor. You are not noticing the bitter so much… Read more →

Time

You know it is a funny thing… before now… say ten years back or more, if you asked me – Do you want to go back in time to when you were young? I would have told you not only no but hell no. I first would have thought of me – young, stupid, with everything awkward and seemingly able… Read more →

Coconut cookies

Coconut cookies Prep Time: 10 minutes Cook Time: 10 minutes Total Time: 20 minutes Category: BakedGoodies, Desserts (deeesserts.. not the like the Mojave), Recipes Servings:  24-30 Ingredients 2 sticks Butter, softened 1 cup Sugar 1 cup Light brown sugar, packed 1 Egg 1 ½ cups Flour 1 ¼ cups Rolled oats ½ teaspoon Baking soda 1 teaspoon Baking powder ½ teaspoon Salt ¾ cup Flaked coconut Instructions Preheat oven to 375 degrees F. In the bowl of your mixer cream together… Read more →

Steak and Other Grilled Meat

This is more a process than a recipe. For my kids or anyone who likes how I grill. It is a simple three parts. McCormick Montreal Steak Seasoning Allegro Marinade Good meat (avoid big box stores like Walmart) Season both sides of the meat with the seasoning and pat to stick the seasoning down. Place the meat in a ziplock… Read more →

Potato and Ham Soup

Potato and Ham Soup Category: Recipes, Soup for you! Ingredients 3 cups diced potatoes 1/3 cup diced celery 1/3 cup diced onion* 1 cup diced ham 3 cups water 2 Tbsp chicken bullion powder 1 tsp black pepper (do not use too much in this recipe) 5 Tbsp butter 5 Tbsp flour 2 cups milk Instructions Put potato, celery, onion,… Read more →

Homemade Biscuits

This is a great biscuit recipe especially if it is just you and your significant other as it makes 6. You can find the original recipe here – https://sugarspunrun.com/easy-homemade-biscuits/#wprm-recipe-container-13245 . I put it here so I do not lose it AND that web site is super annoying ><. Picture coming soon! Read more →