About Tom

I'm a father of two girls and Class of Auburn University 1994. Tigers tend to be our primary passion in the Fall. Live music tends to come #2. We apprentice at the art of good BBQ and only drink the best beers. Drop me a line to say hello.

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Richmond BBQ Reviews

The July issue of Richmond Magazine featured area barbecue and BBQ restaurants. That got us thinking about hitting the road once again and sampling BBQ from not just Richmond but BBQ joints from across the region. So we’re setting our sights on the calendar to plan a few adventures through the Commonwealth. We’ll be starting […]

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Rising In 2013

It’s as good of a time as any to get a post up as we await the start of the 2013 football season. Tonight our beloved Auburn Tigers host a team from the PAC-10 conference. I have no idea what kind of team Washington State will bring tonight, nor Auburn for that matter. It should […]

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Gates Guns and iPods

I’ve been spending more time on the blog lately. I’ve come to accept that regardless of how many people read my posts at the very least the bad writing is therapeutic. It keeps a part of my brain alive and that can’t be a bad thing. Updating the blog theme, templates, and reviewing old posts […]

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Lexington Barbecue Review II

This is Part II of our story about our visit to Lexington Barbecue in Lexington, North Carolina. In case you missed it you can view Part I here. Now I have tell you I’ve never been a fan of chopped BBQ. Growing up on pulled pork I always thought chopping was kind of a cop […]

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