| Food and Drink Board|| Good kegerator cleaning kit? - BayouBengal on 10/3/13 at 2:12 pm|
I need a cleaning kit, plain and simple. Is this a good one? http://www.defalcos.com/virtuemart.html?page=shop.product_details&flypage=flypage.tpl&product_id=1362&category_id=139
I assume so as Defalco's is the go-to place in Houston for brewing supplies. ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| 2 LSU v Aub tickets for sale North Endzone face value - BayouBengal on 9/20/13 at 5:43 pm|
North Endzone. Face value $70 each.
Add @gmail.com to my username. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Katy family says Applebee’s called police over their active kids - BayouBengal on 9/20/13 at 3:28 pm|
Of course no F&D Board poster would ever step foot into an Applebee's. Has anyone ever seen the police called about a person's kid?...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| LSU v Kent 4 Tickets available - BayouBengal on 9/13/13 at 11:59 am|
Add @gmail.com to my user name and we can swap contact information then. I can meet later tonight around Perkins or on campus in the AM. ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Brunch in Dallas? - BayouBengal on 8/31/13 at 12:46 am|
I'm near downtown and victory park. I'd like a brunch place where I can get eggs Benedict. But a good diner style breakfast would be good too. And go!...
| Food and Drink Board|| How to act when dining out - BayouBengal on 8/21/13 at 10:20 am|
Thought some of you heathens could use this article.
| Food and Drink Board|| Beer line cleaner - BayouBengal on 8/11/13 at 2:09 pm|
Kegerator guru's, what product do you recommend for cleaning of the lines? I am coming into possession of a kegerator and first order of business will be flush and clean the line. I see several different cleaning systems online. Which is recommended?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Grill replacement parts - BayouBengal on 8/1/13 at 1:42 pm|
Other than the manufacture's website, what's a good retailer to buy from? Amazon doesn't have the part I'm looking for and the Charbroil website says it's on back order. The local Home Depot didn't have any replacement parts for non-Weber grills....
| Food and Drink Board|| Sandwich Spread - BayouBengal on 7/29/13 at 4:19 pm|
Who actually eats this crap? I can do about one bologna sandwich a year and it usually has this on it.
| Food and Drink Board|| Late start to growing veggies or herbs - BayouBengal on 6/17/13 at 10:52 am|
What could I plant in a pot or window box and still have something edible before the season is over? I'm in Houston.
I really enjoy peppers and okra....
| Money Talk|| Successfully challenging an appraisal? - BayouBengal on 5/30/13 at 10:43 am|
Has anyone here successfully challenged an appraisal on a home? I have an appraisal that came in lower than the original contract price in which the appraiser stood firm in his valuation so we went with it and renegotiated the contract price. Well the underwriter requested an additional comp. It cam...
| Money Talk|| Form 4506t can't locate transcript - BayouBengal on 5/20/13 at 5:01 pm|
I have the pleasure of being on hold at the moment with the IRS. :banghead: I'm squaring away financing and getting my transcripts for tax year 2012 is hitting a snag. My mortgage broker is unable to order them. I had the same issue when I tried the website myself. They certainly cashed my check as ...
| Money Talk|| REP in Texas, what's the difference? - BayouBengal on 5/13/13 at 11:06 am|
As many of you know, in Texas electricity is deregulated allowing the customer to choose their retail energy provider. I haven't had to deal with a REP in a few years as I've been renting and electricity was covered in rent. I am now buying a home and choosing my provider. So I head over to [link=(h...
| O-T Lounge|| Owlfan a suspect in Minute Maid hot dog wiener prank? - BayouBengal on 5/10/13 at 3:15 pm|
Sounds like something Owlfan would do. That sick bastard!...
| Food and Drink Board|| Wings in Houston? - BayouBengal on 4/29/13 at 3:03 pm|
So far I've been underwhelmed with wings in Houston. There are a few pubs that put out decent wings but nothing special. Last week I went to a place called BreWings and dear God did it suck ass. Very cheap interior, wait staff was confused by the menu and the bathroom looked like a piss balloon went...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| 2 LSU V So Car Sunday for sale - BayouBengal on 4/25/13 at 10:07 pm|
I have 2 tickets for Sunday for sale. I can email the tickets or give you a print out this weekend. Section 124. Add gmail.com to my user name to email me. ...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| Baseball vs South Carolina (Saturday) - BayouBengal on 4/21/13 at 11:39 am|
I'm looking for some tickets for the Saturday game. Section doesn't really matter, just looking for pairs or more. The pairs can be throughout the stadium. I'm looking to get some for myself and then help out the rest of my tailgating crew. Post here with section and price or send me an email. Add ...
| Money Talk|| DRIP plans? - BayouBengal on 4/12/13 at 11:00 am|
Anyone here involved in any DRIP plans? I've considered getting into one. I hold a relatively small position in a company that has one. Do I still pay taxes on those dividends the same as I do now? I know I avoid the broker fee....
| Soccer Board|| UEFA Champions League Semis set - BayouBengal on 4/12/13 at 10:54 am|
Bayern v Barca
Dortmund v Real Madrid
The Munich v Barca match is pretty exciting. It's certainly a finals caliber match. Both fixtures start off in Germany and finish in Spain. ...
| Money Talk|| At what point did you go to the bank for home loan? - BayouBengal on 4/10/13 at 3:50 pm|
I'd be a first time home buyer and curious as to when is the appropriate time to go to the bank. I know my credit score (791) and I know what I can afford in terms of monthly payment, taxes, etc... Do I go in once I'm ready to make an offer on a specific property?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Houston stepping up their restaurant game (Best of for 2013) - BayouBengal on 3/26/13 at 11:31 am|
Solid list of places in Houston for people to check out since I see threads all the time where people are passing through, visiting or just moved to Houston. Almost every place list is "inside the loop." Sorry Katy and Wood...
| Food and Drink Board|| Carlos Mencia's Maggie Rita's done in Houston - BayouBengal on 1/24/13 at 1:49 pm|
[link=(http://houston.culturemap.com/newsdetail/01-23-13-tex-mex-restaurant-empire-maggie-ritas-that-claimed-women-only-care-about-margaritas-goes-out-of-business/)]Tex-Mex restaurant empire that claimed women only care about margaritas goes out of business[/link]
I can say I've never been to Men...
| O-T Lounge|| Bossier Parish jail WYHI? - BayouBengal on 1/4/13 at 2:45 pm|
CHARLENE RUMBAUGH AGE:21 OF BENTON ARRESTED ON 1/1/2013 FOR SIMPLE BATTERY AND SIMPLE CRIMINAL PROPERTY DAMAGE BY DEPUTY RUSSOM...
| Food and Drink Board|| Get your growler on in Houston - BayouBengal on 12/18/12 at 11:46 am|
I've gotten a growler filled a couple of time at Premium Draught. They have around a dozen on tap and a few reach in coolers to make your own 6 pack. Sorry suburbanites, you'll have to come inside ...
| Food and Drink Board|| Southern Classic Chicken in Shreveport - BayouBengal on 11/28/12 at 4:29 pm|
I was up in the Port City this past weekend visiting family and saw that Southern Classic opened up on Mansfield Rd. The line was out the door and the drive thru line almost backed up into the road. IS this some legit chicken? How does it compare to Mr. Jim's over on Youree?...
| Food and Drink Board|| BRC Gastropub Houston Texas - BayouBengal on 11/16/12 at 11:19 am|
Tried out a new place in Houston the other night as it's often highly rated and their Pub Burger is one of highest rated in town.
We were a group of 4, had to wait about 45 minutes for a table so we hung out at the bar. Decent selection of craft beers with a couple of casks as well. 512 Pecan Po...
| Soccer Board|| USWNT v China Dec 12 Houston - BayouBengal on 11/15/12 at 7:57 pm|
Anyone here going? Who else wants to boo Hope Solo's poor life choices and cheer on Alex Morgan as America's true sweetheart?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Chili as a meal or as a condiment? - BayouBengal on 11/15/12 at 3:01 pm|
I've had this discussion with a friend of mine. He had never heard of chili being eating as a meal. Like a bowl, maybe some cheese and a few corn chips. To him, it's a a condiment only like to put on nachos, hot dogs, burgers, taco salad, etc.... What say the F&D board?...
| LSU Ticket Exchange|| 2 LSU v Florida Tickets Sunshine section - BayouBengal on 10/4/12 at 10:50 am|
I have a pair for this weekend. If you're interested either respond here or shoot me an email.
bayoubengal at gmail.com...
| O-T Lounge|| Where in the hell is the Angel of Death Jim Cantore? - BayouBengal on 8/27/12 at 12:12 pm|
I saw yesterday he was headed for Cocodrie. Has Jim moved around at all? I can't find a Cantore update on TWC website....