| Food and Drink Board|| Can you re-freeze food? - Salmon on 11/21/14 at 12:52 pm|
I thawed out some purple hull peas and sausage yesterday in the fridge, but then didn't feel like cooking last night
now we have decided that we are leaving for Thanksgiving back home tomorrow, instead of early next week
I don't want to cook a big batch of peas and sausage tonight, just for th...
| Tiger Rant|| What LSU story would make the best 30 for 30? - Salmon on 11/19/14 at 11:32 am|
The Earthquake Game?
| Food and Drink Board|| What is your most cooked recipe from the FDB? - Salmon on 11/13/14 at 7:53 am|
Mine has to be MDs "Mama Bear Soup"/veggie soup recipe. Just such a relatively quick and easy soup to make on a weekday.
My wife requests it all the time.
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| O-T Lounge|| Anybody (specifically the females) wear Lululemon? - Salmon on 11/11/14 at 9:13 am|
Do the sizes run normal?
The wife has recently got into yoga and want to get her some good yoga clothes for Christmas.
Are the clothes worth the absurd price?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Anybody use store bought naan for quick "homemade" individual pizzas? - Salmon on 11/3/14 at 1:16 pm|
I love making these quick, "homemade" individual pizzas for weeknight dinners or lunches. Its a great way to experiment with new toppings as well.
I always either throw them on ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Give me a few Monroe recs for this weekend - Salmon on 11/3/14 at 7:50 am|
I need a few recommendations for Monroe this weekend.
1) I need a breakfast place for me and the wife for Saturday morning. A good bloody mary would be nice.
2) Where would a man be able to sit alone, grab a beer, and watch some of the early football games till like 3?...
| O-T Lounge|| Parents that smoke in playgrounds - Salmon on 10/31/14 at 1:23 pm|
| Food and Drink Board|| Shreveport is getting a Chuy's - Salmon on 10/28/14 at 2:23 pm|
I have some friends in Houston that love this place. I've been once but can't really remember anything about it.
Standard Tex-Mex or better?...
| Outdoor Board|| No pecans this year? - Salmon on 10/24/14 at 7:49 am|
Why don't I have pecans this year? And I haven't really noticed any in trees or falling around Shreveport either.
What causes pecan trees to not produce for a year?
Normally I get at least 6-7 5-gal buckets full of pecans from my 3 trees in my backyard.
Not a single pecan this year....
| O-T Lounge|| A 12 year old spit on me yesterday - Salmon on 10/22/14 at 7:42 am|
So I'm backing out of my driveway yesterday, the weather is nice, so I have my windows down, and as I get into the street, I hear a squeaky voice say "watch out dumbass!" I guess he was right in my blind spot because I checked my mirrors several times
I quickly lean out the window to see a kid d...
| Food and Drink Board|| Give me some ideas for purple hull peas - Salmon on 9/24/14 at 10:59 am|
I have about 50 lbs of purple hull peas in my freezer. I love the standard peas and sausage over cornbread. It is a staple in my house this time of the year.
But I can't eat that every week.
Is there anything else that I can do with these?...
| O-T Lounge|| Anybody ever done the sensory deprivation tank thing? - Salmon on 9/15/14 at 1:18 pm|
Had some friends do this in Dallas over the weekend and they claim it was one of the most unique experiences ever. They had incredibly vivid dreams.
They also said they had the best sleep ever that night and slept 20 hours....
| O-T Lounge|| This is too much: the iPotty - Salmon on 9/9/14 at 11:35 am|
I'm all for using technology with kids, but come on...
| Music Board|| Has Devin DuBois been discussed here? - Salmon on 9/8/14 at 9:33 am|
Pretty talented guy from Alexandria. I feel like he is about to blow up.
Not really my thing, but he kinda has a Jack White sound.
| Food and Drink Board|| Houston people: Hay Merchant vs Petrol Station - Salmon on 8/26/14 at 8:48 am|
Looking for a casual late lunch spot to enjoy some good beer and food in Houston. I've been to Hay Merchant and enjoyed it. I've heard good things about Petrol Station as well. Which one has better food/beer options?
Any other recs besides these?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Has anyone made their own dried pepper and herb mix? - Salmon on 8/22/14 at 7:25 am|
I have a bunch of assorted peppers and herbs in the process of drying in my kitchen.
The plan is to throw them all in my spice grinder once dry and make a pepper and herb blend.
Do I need to add anything else?
| O-T Lounge|| Anybody like to restore old bikes? - Salmon on 8/14/14 at 8:03 am|
Found this old Raleigh 3 Speed on CL. The guy wants $100 for it, but he has already came down from $150. I can probably get it for $50.
I want to fix it up for my wife. Probably needs a good $100 worth of work. Is it worth it? Too much of hassle?
| O-T Lounge|| Kid bicycle trailer suggestions and questions - Salmon on 8/11/14 at 2:00 pm|
Any recommendations on a bicycle trailer for a toddler/kid? These things range from $100 to $600. Are the cheap ones pure trash?
Also, would you ride on neighborhood streets with your kid in one? The bike path is about 1 mile away from my house. I can ride wide, neighborhood roads to it, but...
| O-T Lounge|| How long have you had your pillow? - Salmon on 7/22/14 at 1:17 pm|
I've had the same pillow for probably close to 20 years now.
This pillow has been with me through puberty, through college, through those awkward few years after college, and been with me through marriage till my freaking wife decided that she was too disgusted by it and threw it away last nigh...
| Outdoor Board|| Teach me about chickens - laying hens - Salmon on 7/21/14 at 9:05 am|
I want a few laying hens for my backyard.
What type of upkeep am I looking at? Smell? Noise?
What do chickens eat?
I want to convert my old shed into a coop. How many eggs will 3 or 4 hens produce weekly?
How long will hens produce?...