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My Summer Roast Toast

The end of the summer has come and I only had a single hot dog roast. It was long overdue, and hopefully we will get a functioning barbecue in the near future so I don’t stall out at unlucky thirteen for the winter months.

My Third Tube Iteration

I failed my second annual Tube Steak Challenge but I am committed to regaining my first year form by consuming an average of more than one hot dog a week. Weekly trips to the Sherwood Park Farmers’ Market have helped add to this number, and while none have been over an open fire that will… Read More »

My Failed Challenge Attempt

I was unable to complete the second annual Tube Steak Challenge for 2009-2010. At the count of 45.5 my quest to repeat the Tube Steak Challenge comes to a depressing end. Looking back on the year I think there were some highs, but it was a hot dog season filled with lows. Not going out… Read More »

My Half Steps to Half Hundred

Not going camping on May Long weekend really impacts this Tube Steak Challenge. In fact I didn’t have a hot dog in all of May, and with my July 1 deadline looming I am at risk for not making 52 hot dogs in a year. Thankfully to the move to the house hot dogs and… Read More »

My Triple Ex Dog

It’s a travesty that my Tube Steak Challenge has taken a back seat in the last few months, but it has come back to life in the last week with an addition of seven. The count now stands at 38. This leaves 70 days to go, exactly ten weeks, to consume 14 hot dogs. Since… Read More »