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Why Do We Serve Appetizers?

Everyone loves a good appetizer. They’re simple and tasty. They hold you over till the main course or they provide just what you want when you’re not wanting a full meal. But have you ever wondered why they’re actually served? …
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Choosing a Wedding Reception MC

There is one very noticeable part of a wedding reception that is tragically overlooked. The MC. The MC (or master of ceremonies) is essentially the announcer for the post-ceremony activities. Everyone will see and hear and them, and it is …
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Easy Ways to Save on Wedding Costs

Weddings are a lot of things. Romantic. Beautiful. Wonderful. Magical. Ceremonious. Memorable. And expensive. Left unchecked, the cost of a wedding can escalate faster than gasoline prices during an oil shortage. For those who don’t have family fronting the bill …
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BBQ and Health – Is Barbecue Good for You?

There’s no question that BBQ is delicious. Unfortunately, things that taste great aren’t always the healthiest. Does that mean BBQ is bad for you? Thankfully, no. In fact, it has a few particularly healthy aspects. Additionally, BBQ offers a lot …
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The History Behind Bachelor and Bachelorette Parties

A person’s life changes after marriage. That’s not a bad thing. But before you make the leap, you may want a final moment of remembrance for everything that’s come before. Get together with the friends and family who have been …
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Rain on Your Wedding Day – What Does it Mean?

Despite what Alanis told us, rain on your wedding day is not ironic. Unless, of course, you specifically picked a day that’s statistically known for having no rain. But let’s not get caught up on grammar. Rain on your wedding …
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Throwing an Anniversary Party

For the first years of marriage, anniversaries tend to be a more intimate celebration between spouses. You go out to a nice restaurant. Maybe you attend a show or book a hotel. It’s a moment for affection and reflection. But …
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Lexington vs. Eastern – What is North Carolina Style BBQ?

BBQ is something that gets taken very seriously, especially in certain regions of the US. Take North Carolina, for example. Though the common man will often mention Tennessee or Texas when talking about BBQ, the passion is just as fiery …
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Getting People to Come to Your Event

Planning an event isn’t easy. Even for those who enjoy it, there’s a lot of work to be done. You need to figure out a time and place, coordinate decorations, plan entertainment, calculate and order food/drink, send out invites, and …
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Wedding Invites in 2017: Is it Time for Digital Wedding Invites

Mailing a letter is a rare thing these days. Especially amongst younger people. They probably don’t even have stamps at home. They might not even know how to buy stamps. Sure, there’s the occasional package that needs to be sent …
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True barbeque as practiced in the American South has 4
main ingredients- quality meats, low temperatures, wood
burning for flavor enhancement, and lots and lots of
patience, which is exactly what we do here at Rudy’s
Smokehouse.
All Glory be to God!