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The Five Guys Diet

I’ve been saying for a couple months now that I’m going to be Five Guys’ version of “Jared” — you know, the guy who lost weight by eating a lot of Subway sandwiches. Here’s why: Five out of the last six times that I’ve had Five Guys for lunch, I’ve lost weight when I got […]

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My Latest Burger Experiment: Syrup

I haven’t posted about it in a while, but I’m still trying to make the perfect burger. I’ve got several different burgers that I make and love — one with jalapeno peppers for when I want some extra zing, one with bacon and ranch dressing, one with barbecue sauce, etc. But my latest experiment might […]

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Accountability: Highly Underrated

A couple years ago, I got in shape and lost 26 pounds in about 2.5 months. I’ve since put back on about 15 of those pounds. So, a month or so ago, I decided that I’d go back on the same plan after the new year. (Trying to lose weight in December is pointless. It’s […]

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Halloween Candy Giveaway Strategy

I’m sure you have a strategy that’s similar to ours when it comes to handing out Halloween candy. Every year we buy some good chocolate candy, like Reese’s and Kit Kats and Nestle Crunch and things like that. And then we also buy a couple bags of … y’know … less good candy, like Smarties […]

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Happy National Cheeseburger Day

Yes, September 18 is National Cheeseburger Day in the U.S. (I think every day should be celebrated that way, but anyway….) Here’s how I celebrated: I tried to follow the suggestions in this awesome article about burger smashing, but my patty was much bigger than what it recommends, so my burger ended up being a […]

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