| Food and Drink Board|| Lobster Base for etouffee? - tdavi48 on 3/5/14 at 11:46 am|
If I was wanting to add some depth of flavor in my etouffee, would this be ok to add since I did not see crawfish base.....?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best Fish Fry - tdavi48 on 3/4/14 at 8:21 am|
What is the best fish fry to use? Louisiana, Zatarains.....? And Gris Gris, I know you just make up your own mixture which I thought of doing also....
| Food and Drink Board|| Seafood Base in BR - tdavi48 on 3/4/14 at 8:03 am|
Where in BR sells seafood base, like the Better than Bouillon? Or Lobster base?...
| Movie/TV Board|| "Game of Arms" starts tonight - tdavi48 on 2/25/14 at 3:29 pm|
The first episode of Game of Arms starts tonight, its about the world of Arm Wrestling. There is going to be a team from Baton Rouge on there and the captain from Baton Rouge is a world champion, it should be interesting to watch....
| Food and Drink Board|| Smoked Salmon - tdavi48 on 2/21/14 at 7:33 am|
If I am smoking salmon what is a good temp to cook at and for how long?...
| Money Talk|| Roth IRA with Target Retirement Date Fund - tdavi48 on 2/19/14 at 11:15 am|
About a year ago I wanted to open a Roth IRA but didn't have the 3-5k it takes to purchase some of these funds. So I used 1k to open a Target Retirement Date Fund. My question is, should I just let this fund ride itself out until retirement or wait until it gets up to 3-5k and sell and purchase one ...
| Pelicans Talk|| Best/Free place to park for the game tonight? - tdavi48 on 2/19/14 at 7:28 am|
Going to the game tonight with some friends, what time would be best to leave from BR and where are some of the best/cheapest maybe free places to park?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Cal Flame Grill - tdavi48 on 2/19/14 at 7:18 am|
I have a Cal Flame grill built into an island and hooked up to NG in my backyard. Is it typical for it to take 20 mins to get up to 350 degrees? And whats the hottest it would probably go, if I wanted to get a nice char on steaks or ribs to finish them off?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Chinese Chicken Recipe - tdavi48 on 2/17/14 at 9:51 am|
Me and the SO love to eat the Mongolian chicken and the Bourbon chicken at the Chinese place in the mall of La. Does anyone have any good recipes that are similar to these as far as these sauces go?...
| Movie/TV Board|| Thinking about starting Season 1 of "Vikings" - tdavi48 on 2/15/14 at 9:28 am|
Me and the SO just finished BB and looking for a new show, how good is this? Is it recommended on here?...
| Money Talk|| Saving for a down-payment on a house - tdavi48 on 2/15/14 at 9:22 am|
Quick background. Me and the SO are looking to build our dream home in about 5-6 years and will need to save up around 50-100k (which is about 10-20% down) and is pretty doable for us. We already both max out our IRA's and I contribute up to my company's match for my 401K. By the time we go to build...
| Money Talk|| 401K performance - tdavi48 on 2/6/14 at 8:22 am|
Checking out my 401k performance and it is in the negative so far this year by a small amount. This will be my first full year with a 401k. Is this pretty normal at the beginning of the year and is anyone else experiencing this?...
| O-T Lounge|| Couples Massage.....Honeymoon - tdavi48 on 2/6/14 at 7:53 am|
We're going to St. Lucia next month for our honeymoon and thinking of doing the couples massage. Has anyone ever had one, and is it worth it?...
| O-T Lounge|| Decent Hotels in New Orleans - tdavi48 on 2/3/14 at 2:52 pm|
A friend of mine is getting married in New Orleans this weekend and the wedding is on Erato street and reception is in the warehouse district. What are some decent hotels in these areas me and the SO can stay?...
| Food and Drink Board|| Steak cooking time - tdavi48 on 2/3/14 at 10:37 am|
I am cooking fillets coming up and Im doing the cast iron method. First I'm going to season with salt and pepper then rub down with canola oil and sear on each side for a minute or so. My questions is, when I stick in the oven to finish cooking what temp should the oven be on and how long for a medi...
| Money Talk|| Can someone explain to me what a HELOC is? - tdavi48 on 2/3/14 at 8:27 am|
Saw this talked about in one of the recent threads and didn't want to hijack it by asking. TIA...
| O-T Lounge|| Car just backed into my truck and drove off - tdavi48 on 1/30/14 at 12:24 pm|
I was at anytime fitness on Airline Hwy in Prarieville and a Hispanic male came in the guest door and took a shower and drove off, when he was backing up he hit my truck and drove off. People saw it but couldn't get a license plate but it looked to be a charcoal gray Chevy Malibu heading down Airlin...
| Food and Drink Board|| Roasting chicken bones - tdavi48 on 1/30/14 at 8:26 am|
I'm making my own stock tomorrow for my gumbo, and my question is once I cook my chicken and debone the chicken how long do you roast the bones and at what temp? ...
| Money Talk|| Another good CC option? - tdavi48 on 1/19/14 at 7:32 am|
About 5 months ago I got the Chase preferred CC and received the 50k points from it. I will soon be making some big purchases on a card IE: honeymoon, wedding stuff. Is there another credit card I can benefit more from, by getting more initial sign up points or something along those lines? TIA...
| Money Talk|| Benefits of owning Business - tdavi48 on 1/13/14 at 12:34 pm|
When I say benefits I mean as far as tax deductions, writing things off that would normally be every day expenses, etc.... And would it change if that business was an Accounting Business, since they know the rules and might get looked at a little closer?...
| Money Talk|| Spin off from "How to Win Friends.....Thread - tdavi48 on 1/9/14 at 11:11 am|
Like I stated in the other thread, I've read "Winners Edge" and just bought "How to Win Friends and Influence People". Besides those, what are some other good books to read that are like these?...
| Money Talk|| How to Win Friends and Influence People (In the Digital Age) - tdavi48 on 1/9/14 at 8:48 am|
I am wanting to start reading this old classic and saw that they have the one now for the Digital Age. Which one would you guys recommend?...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| No Charles......have to pick from - tdavi48 on 12/26/13 at 6:24 pm|
I have to pick two, who would you pick?...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Help me pick a QB and a Flex - tdavi48 on 12/25/13 at 8:20 am|
Phillip Rivers vs KC
Jay Cutler vs Green Bay
Julian Edelman vs Buffalo
Joique Bell vs Min
Zach Stacy vs Seattle...
| Food and Drink Board|| Best way to cook chicken for a gumbo - tdavi48 on 12/24/13 at 10:17 am|
Ive seen some people just buy a already cooked one from sams, but what are some of the best ways you do your chicken for a Chicken and Sausage Gumbo?...
| Money Talk|| Joint Roth IRA - tdavi48 on 12/24/13 at 8:04 am|
I just opened up a Roth IRA through Vanguard and I was wondering if I would be able to add my fiancee to the Roth to where it was in both of our names. And I know the gains grow tax deferred, but are contributions tax deductible or is there any other type of tax benefits with the Roth?...
| Money Talk|| ING IRA - tdavi48 on 12/23/13 at 1:04 pm|
Does anyone have any experience with ING and their Roth IRA's or any of their other services? I was looking at getting my Roth through Vanguard, but with the 3k minimum I was thinking of using ING since thier is no minimum with them....
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Rivers or Romo - tdavi48 on 12/21/13 at 11:35 am|
Who would you start this week?...
| Money Talk|| Vanguard Target Retirement Funds - tdavi48 on 12/21/13 at 8:41 am|
I'm looking into getting one of these. There is only a $1000 minimum so it will get me started. But I have a few question. Is this considered like a Roth IRA and will it get the same benefits of one, and shouldn't I be able to direct deposit money into this fund every paycheck? TIA...
| Fantasy Sports Board|| Panthers D vs the saints or....... - tdavi48 on 12/17/13 at 2:19 pm|
Go with another one of these options?:
Lions vs Giants
Browns vs Jets
Dolphins vs Buffalo...