Daily entertainment update with a recipe for Dad's Steak Rub, "The Shawshank Redemption" tonight on AMC and someone new to follow on Twitter.
Dinner idea: Dad's Steak Rub
4 beef steaks
1/4 cup maple syrup
1 tablespoon crushed garlic
1 tablespoon seasoned salt
1 tablespoon ground black pepper
Preheat the grill for high heat. Place the steaks in a bowl, and drizzle on both sides with maple syrup. Rub with garlic, seasoned salt and pepper. Lightly oil the grill grate. Place steaks on the grill, and cook 7 minutes per side, or to desired doneness.
On TV: ‘The Shawshank Redemption’ on AMC at 7 p.m. EDT/ 6 p.m. CDT
This Oscar-nominated Stephen King tale is the kind of movie dad will want to watch today. It’s a story about prison life, confinement and the bond between inmates, particularly one introverted prisoner (Tim Robbins) and a cynical lifer (Morgan Freeman) and their determination for freedom. Rated TV-14.
Twitter handle of the day: Playground Dad, @playgrounddad
Playground Dad tweets about all things dad. Location says Palo Alto, Calif. His bio says, “Playground Dad connects modern dads with products and events that help them spend better time with their kids.” A recent tweet says, “Happy Father’s Day to all the dads out there! Enjoy the day!”
-- GateHouse Media