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I've discussed the knife sharpening topic on this site before and people regularly ask which knives to buy and how often to sharpen them. My thoughts on which knives to buy can be found here: The Chef Knife Series - The Importance Of A Good Knife I show you how I sharpen my knives in this article: The Chef Knife Series - How To Sharpen...
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It's "How To" Tuesday and I am sitting at Starbuck's in Cookeville, Tennessee. I am posting this in conjunction with the meal we will serve at Power Monkey Camp 3.0 tonight, which we are calling the "Happy Ohana". It is my Paleo rendition of the Happy Family that you see at many Asian restaurants. Instead of having to pick a protein,...

How To…Cut An Onion

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I love onions! Caramelized, rings, whole roasted, raw, you name it. If you think about it, the onion is often involved in our first exposure to a microscope when we look closely at the cells of onion skin. Garlic, of the same Allium species, is good for warding off vampires and kisses. I used to run a beer battered onion ring vendor booth and my hands smelled like garlic for most of my high school days. 
This year's "Guide To Turkey Day Tranquility" is better than ever! Katie and I have put together a list of 3 protein options, 5 side dishes, and 3 desserts. You can use the formattable grocery list to select from these and make your Thanksgiving experience easy. We also have a step-by-step guide to tackle Turkey Day in three cooking sessions. By Thursday afternoon,...
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A huge thanks to Brenden Lisi for putting this video together! We've got Workouts, the Rifle Range, the Tordrillo Mountain Games, Glacier Hiking, Float Plane Flying, Fishing, Boating, Water Sports, Poem Reading, Cooking, Eating, and lots of Smiles. The main workout that you see here was the first one we did and it was: For time, with a partner, complete 100 burpees....