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While he always made a point of cooking for guests that attended his events, owning a restaurant was never a priority for Hank Johnson. “It kind of just happened,” says the CEO and owner of Tom Dick & Hank (TDH). From grilled wings to burgers and the like, Johnson’s culinary skills landed him an opportunity…

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Former NFL player Eddie Jackson played cornerback and strong safety at the University of Arkansas before signing with the Carolina Panthers in 2004. He spent the next two seasons with the Miami Dolphins. In 2007, he joined the New England Patriots — the 16-0 team that stands as one of the best in league history.…

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There is nothing like catching up with old NFL teammates at a barbecue. So thought former NFL wide receiver Bernard Berrian back in April when he attended a barbecue with some friends. While at the barbecue, he received an urgent email from his security company that someone was in his locked home. It was then he decided to…

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Memorial Day is here and many of you are preparing for your barbecues and cookouts. (This writer has jerk chicken in the refrigerator that I will be cooking in my Phillips Viva Collection Digital Airfryer later.) We spoke to the good people over at Hogshead Tavern, a craft beer bar that also serves interesting and creative food in…

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While summer offers some of the best fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables, there’s nothing like a grilled hotdog or burger fresh off the grill.  However, some of these summer favorites can do a number on your diet plan, as well as, waist line. See which summer foods will pile on he pounds if not eaten…

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Technology is so pervasive in modern society that it has even invaded the prehistoric practice of laying animal portions over scorching-hot fire. But there are some great concepts being unearthed to compliment and enhance the grilling experience on holidays and summer weekends. Check out the 10 nice, nerdy accessories and high-tech concepts that can make…

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I live up in the boonies outside of Atlanta, and that could be a good thing or that could be a bad thing when it comes to finding some good eating. Take for instance when you want some good, old-fashioned, finger-licking barbecue. There are not that many places to choose from in my area. I…

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