Author Archives: Big Wayner

Grill for America with El Diablo Mustards and World Harbors Marinades

It’s been a while since I’ve put together a blog post.  My wife reminded me that it had been 6 weeks.  Wow… things got busy here!  For starters, we are now the proud owners of a new travel trailer — a 23′ Keystone Passport ultra-lite.  Nice and cozy… just the right size for the two of us and the two dogs.

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Five for Friday: Five of My Favorite BBQ/Grilling Instagram Photos from This Week

I’ll keep this blog post brief. Today’s “Five for Friday” blog post is going to be five of my favorite Instagram photos from this week. If you aren’t following these people on Instagram, you should!

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Father’s Day ThermoWorks Giveaway


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Five for Friday — Five (Plus One) BBQ Joints I’ve Visited Recently

There hasn’t been as much going on here on the blog lately, and for that I apologize. It’s really funny how life gets in the way. But one side benefit of being busy — getting the opportunity to try some new BBQ joints! So without further delay, let’s check ’em out! Continue reading

Five for Friday: Five (Plus a Few More) of My Favorite Pictures from Memphis in May 2014

Happy Friday!  Memphis in May has come and gone, and once again it was all that I would thought it would be and then some!  Seeing old friends, making new ones, eating some righteous BBQ…  you can’t go wrong with that!!  Here are five (plus a few more) of my personal favorite pictures from Memphis in May!

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BBQ TV — Celebrate Meat Week with Destination America

Memorial Day traditionally marks the beginning of grilling season (even though we all know that it begins January 1st and ends on December 31st).  To celebrate the holiday, Destination America will be chock full of BBQ and grilling television for your entertainment value!

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Lone Star Smoke War: BBQ Pitmasters Season 5 Episode 2

Episode 2 of this season of BBQ Pitmasters turns to the Lone Star State for its next set of contestants.  Three Texas BBQ teams from different regions of the state battle for  BBQ supremacy.  Who comes out on top?  Read on for more…

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Five for Friday: Five Things You May Have Missed This Week

The weekend is upon us!  Before coasting into the weekend and firing up the grill or smoker, check out these five things you may have missed earlier this week: Continue reading

Sweet Georgia Ham: BBQ Pitmasters Season 5 Episode 1


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Five for Friday: Five Reasons to Buy “Grill to Perfection”

Today’s Five for Friday is a mini book review that should be on the shelves of grilling and outdoor cooking enthusiasts everywhere.  I’ll outline five reasons why you should go out and purchase Grill to Perfection, and I’ll tell you how you can win your own copy! Continue reading