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Drink

Blood and Sand – great Scotch cocktail

Smoky and sweet, this cocktail is a great way to ease someone into the joy that is Scotch whisky. 1 part Scotch whisky 1 part cherry brandy 1 part sweet vermouth 1 part orange juice Shake well with cracked ice and strain into cocktail glass.

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Imagery

Happy Birthday, US Navy!

Roll out the TNT…

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Imagery

We just had Floyd …

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Imagery

Creepy…

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Imagery

It’s in the FRAKKIN’ SHIP!

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Speeches

Word cloud – President Obama’s DNC 2012 speech

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Drink

Blessed Italian – new favorite cocktail

  The bartenders at Austin’s Olive and June serve a wonderful cocktail called a “Blessed Italian”. Thanks to the Austin American-Statesman, we have the recipe for it: Blessed Italian Cocktail from Olive & June 1.5 oz. Bowmore Single Malt Scotch Whisky .75 oz. Cardamaro .5 oz honey water .5 oz. lime juice 4 dashes bitters […]

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Backyard

Crawfish Boil Photos

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WordPress

10 WordPressers to follow on Twitter – my short list

WPEngine tweeted a blog post titled “25 WordPress Experts to Follow on Twitter“. A couple of the 25 I agree with & follow. Many of them are completely unknown to me, though with the world of WordPress being so vast (and getting larger every day), I’m not surprised to see so many unknowns on the […]

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Food

Crawfish recipe

With my crawfish boil coming up, I thought I would share the recipe I use. Try not to drool too much. This list is per sack (Each sack of live crawfish is 30-36 pounds in size.) 1 sack of swamp fire mix 1 jar of paprika (5-10 oz is good) 8 oz cannister of cayenne […]