Monthly Archives: January 2015

Grape Tomato Stir Fry

We’ve always admired these little grape tomatoes. Many decades ago, a friend brought some that she had grown to a pot luck lunch, and we were in love. They were fresh off the bush and room temperature – delightful. Since … Continue reading

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Frankly Francophile Onion Soup

This soup has been on my menu and on my mind for a long time. I finally got it together this morning, and slow cooked a couple of big onions in my Crock-ette. Adding a quart of already-made bone broth, … Continue reading

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Sloppy Jose “Burger”

This is the final dish that I made with the pre-cooked hamburger meat. I broke up the patty into the pan and added some saved pan deglazings to rehydrate the meat after its banishment in the refrigerator. When it was … Continue reading

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Steak and Mushrooms

My computer is being de-fragged, so I am experimenting with posting from the iPad. This is an image of a delicious dinner from many months ago. There is an app called Mobile Monet that I was playing around with, and … Continue reading

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Blueberries Are Back

I have one more leftover burger post to make, but these blueberry pancakes, and the accompanying strawberries, were just so gorgeous that I have to show them to you. How can anything so beautiful also be so good for you? … Continue reading

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Swiss Bacon Burger

Here is another use for the pre-cooked bacon. As mentioned in another post, I cooked four burgers, even though we were eating only two. A delicious lunch was the benefit the next day. Stay tuned! ;->

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Bacon Nibble Snack

Now that I had this huge supply of bacon on hand, here is the first thing I made with it. Just a quicky lunch to hold us over until dinner. We’d had breakfast really late, so this was enough to … Continue reading

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