I continue to cook pork in my slow cooker with no prep.
It continues to be fantastic.
Why would I change?
Mon mari (aka: the dishwasher) is pleased that I don’t use any extra skillets.
I’m pleased not to use any extra time.
The only … Continue reading.....
I think our internet is working properly.
I’ve spent hours on the phone explaining the problem (it slows to a crawl every evening).
After suggesting it was my desk lamp, and having me jump through a bazillion hoops they declared themselves ‘puzzled’.
A technician … Continue reading.....
This is not a slow cooker recipe; it’s a skillet recipe. The slow cookers have retired for the season.
The Spanish, like most people living in a country with a warm climate, grow and eat lots of peppers.
We all know I don’t like hot … Continue reading.....
For 5 days i did relatively nothing.
I walked dogs a few times each day, I cooked dinner, I tidied up the kitchen, and the rest of the time I sat.
I took a knitting project with me (I always take a project of some … Continue reading.....
I made this easy skillet dinner with celeriac. I put celery in the recipe as most people are more likely to have it on hand or to buy it than celeriac.
That’s a shame, really…. Celeriac is a wonderful vegetable and works great with other … Continue reading.....
It’s been a typical spring…. Warm sunny days followed by cool rainy days.
Which means that, however much mon mari wants all of the cooking to be moved outdoors, on cool, rainy nights we revert to winter cooking.
This is a simple skillet dinner – … Continue reading.....
And so it starts.
The first zucchini usually doesn’t do much…. Normally a female flower, attached to a zucchini, is the first to appear. The male flower comes a bit later, followed by the bees and the pollination and the big zucchini.
It’s so exciting … Continue reading.....
I had something similar to this in a restaurant in San Antonio, Texas, thus the ‘Southwestern Lentils’.
I don’t remember the restaurant or the name of the dish and I never got the recipe.
This is as close as I get to a return … Continue reading.....