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Wednesday, July 4, 2012

That man can grill a MEAN CHICKEN

THIS is the continuing saga of the
GRILLED CHICKEN recipe out of the awesome
GRILL cookbook I won from SHANNON.





Mr. Sweet is the MASTER GRILLER
around here and he has 
CLAIMED this cookbook as his OWN.


Since he is a pretty good outdoor cook,
and I don't even know how to TURN THE GRILL on,
I said, OK.




 The recipe he chose.....
Of all the noise coming from that kitchen...
cabinet doors  opening and closing...
drawers pulled out....
"where's the......" every other word...
fridge door opening, shutting and opening again.
I heard a fork or two hit the floor (I do hope he washed it)
MERCY....
 but, WHOA.....
all this man needs is a killer CHEF HAT...
don't these look gooood.


He did an awesome job on these chicken pieces...
and he is already looking thru the cookbook
for something else to try.


Our thanks, again, to SHANNON of
COZY HOME SCENES
for this gift.
 Well, I seem to be having no trouble at all being able
to post RED and/or WHITE and/or BLUES
for this entire week.
What a fun time of year this is.....



We have a couple of really fun trips planed for this month...

We didn't get out of town last summer and we're really ready
for a trip....to cooler country. 
 These aren't LOOONG trips...
the first, to an awesome lake
with daughter and family for 2 or 3 days.


The second getaway is to the mountains of
 New Mexico
for several days.
I wanted to have you meet VACHE....a little Cordon Bleu  COW CREAMER that my good friend, BARBARA,
gave to me tonight.
I've wanted one forever and now.......I HAVE ONE.
I love it, Barb....THANKS SO MUCH.
He's adorable....

I hope ya'll have a great holiday....
Stay safe....have fun.....
XOXO bj
I am trying to post red white and/or blue every day this week...
can I do it ??
Ya doggone right.... (well, thru FRIDAY)

AT THE LAKE....
comments closed

13 comments:

Blondie's Journal said...

It's not so easy to grill...I have tried and always burn the meat! The chicken looks delicious...congrats on your win and have a wonderful time on your trips!

XO,
Jane

P.S. Love the cow!

Gypsy Heart said...

Looks great to me! I'd willing give him the cookbook and the keys to the grill. :)

Can I please go to New Mexico with you? I'll schlep the luggage or whatever. LOL Sounds wonderful in the midst of this Texas summer.

Have a great time!
xo
Pat

Charlotte said...

Lucky you! My husband doesn't care too much for chicken! What? I could eat chicken everyday! Hope you had a great 4th.

Linda Chapman said...

Grilling is an art! I myself do not have it nor does Louis Dean (no matter WHAT he tells you!) We have a little ceramic grill and that is the only thing I can seem to grill on.

Your chicken looks SO good!
So.....does your hubby clean up after himself?

You will SO enjoy your trips! You have a good time where ever you are!!

Kim @ Savvy Southern Style said...

I wish my husband liked to grill. Nope not at all. That chicken looks so good.

Shannon @ Cozy Home Scenes said...

I'm so glad the recipe turned out good. Looks like your husband is a very good cook. The chicken looks great! I do have to admit I had a good giggle at your description of him in the kitchen. For a minute there, I thought you were talking about my Dad. That sounds like him when he grills too. Thanks for the post....I'm thrilled that the gift when to someone who enjoys it as much as you and your husband have.

Happier Than a Pig in Mud said...

The chicken looks great and have fun on your trips! Stay cool:@)

Theresa said...

Yummy, chicken looks so darn yummy! Have a fun week leading up to the weekend:) Have a blessed day dear friend, HUGS!

Beverly said...

That Mister Sweets is quite the fellow. Definitely a keeper.

And, you have posted Red, White & Blue all week. And, it has all been fantastic. I hope you'll post it for this Pink Saturday, too.♥

On Crooked Creek said...

BJ,
I'd say "Mr. Sweets" is in his element with the new cookbook!!! Lovin' your red, white and blue week!!! EnJOY your trips!!!
Fondly,
Pat

Madeline's Album said...

The grilled chicken looks so good, your husband did a good job. Hope you had fun at the lake and have a good trip to the mountains. Have a blessed day. Madeline

Penny @ The Comforts of Home/Flea Market Makeovers said...

That chicken does look good BJ! Mr. Comforts is the grill master in our house...:-)

Kathleen Grace said...

Grilling is man's work around here too, I just stand back and let Earl do his thing! That chicken looks wonderful:>)
A trip to the mountains in New Mexco, sounds so beautiful!