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The Perfect Green Salad in 5 Easy Steps

Hello Friends, I'm known by many to be something of a gourmand and snack food pioneer. In past posts, I've shared my gastronomical knowledge by offering a few favorite pairings for each of my beef ...
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The Beef Jerky Subscription

Hello Friends, Have you or someone you love ever experienced the heartbreak of no-beef-jerky-itis? This painful condition is brought on by exhausting one's supply of beef jerky and can be accompan...
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Valentine Gifts for Your Mountain Man

Hello Friends, I'm of the mind to avoid manufactured holidays at all costs (Boss's Day, I'm looking in your direction) as I don't believe true appreciation or thanks should ever be reduced to oblig...
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Score the Six and Get an Automatic Extra

Hello Friends, Well, the team's are set for the big game and because football is, at heart, a social activity, it's time to start plannin' your festivities. Now smart snackin' is a serious affair, ...
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OT's 5 Favorite Moments of 2015

Hello Friends, Well, once again, we watched another year recede into our collective rearview. At my advanced age, I've become accustomed to these New Years and all the promise they bring. There was...
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Black Friday Weekend Means Black Friday Deals

Hello Friends, Today is Thanksgiving, a day where Americans gather together and, well, give thanks. I've always been a supporter of this particular holiday, as I've always been one to advocate for ...
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This Weekend... Free Hat with Purchase!

Hello Friends, Though on most occasions I tend to favor my buckskins, I've still managed to develop a reputation as a fashion icon whose unique style has inspired a generation. I take this responsi...
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Trick or Trapper this Halloween

Hello Friends, Where I come from, Halloween isn't much more than another cold day in October. When you spend most of your time scrougin' for your next meal, there just isn't much point in goin' doo...
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Cats Rule. There. I Said It.

Hello Friends, Since my emergence from the wilderness some 18 months ago, I've discovered many new joys associated with the modern way of life, like Basketball, Twitter, and fancy to-do lists. But ...