Category Archives: Gadgets

Checking out The SKrAPr GrILLr, Plus a Contest

Sometime back, I started hearing about this new BBQ & grill cleaning tool on Twitter.  Not too long after, Annette Penney — director of social media marketing for The SKrAPr — contacted me and asked if I would be interested in trying out this tool.  I’m always looking to try out new tools and gadgets, so how could I refuse?  So ladies and gentlemen, I present to you The SKrAPr GrILLr!

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Review: iGrill Cooking Thermometer

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For my birthday, my wife and mother-in-law went in together and got me an iGrill Cooking Thermometer.  I finally had the opportunity to use it this weekend and wanted to share my experiences with you.

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Finding the Perfect Grill: There’s a Website For That

Last week I was approached by Noah Greenberg of FindTheBest, who told me about a new tool out on the market for comparison shopping for various gas grills called Grill Comparison.  Yeah, yeah, yeah… I know what you’re thinking…  gas = BLASPHEMY!  But hey, the majority of Americans prefer gas over charcoal (not that I do), so I can see where a tool like this can be very useful.

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App Review: GrillStar – BBQ Timer and Guide

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In addition to being a BBQ and grilling fanatic, I’m also a bit of a techno junkie.  It comes with the territory of working as a web and software developer during the day.  So when asked if I wanted to try out a grilling app, who am I to refuse?  So let’s dive in and take a look at GrillStar — BBQ Timer and Guide.  It’s available for 99 cents in the Apple App Store.

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Makin’ Burgers with the Burger Pocket Press

My apologies for having been away for a while.  Real life tends to do that every now and then.  Since I actually got home from work tonight at a semi-reasonable hour (read: not after 11pm), I decided to fire up the grill for some burgers.  However, I did not intend to grill just any old plain burgers.  Oh no…  tonight was time to break out the Burger Pocket Press!

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