What I had for dinner on Tuesday, July 24, 2012

G. was in bed sick before I even got home, but I made myself some fish tacos as originally planned anyway.

I grilled some Pike Place Market mahi mahi — I usually use halibut cheeks but they were out and the guy said mahi mahi was a good fish taco fish — with a rub [...]

What I had for dinner on Thursday, February 9, 2012

Crock pot meal!

On Wednesday I thawed a roast of some kind, sliced it, and browned it in a hot pan. I threw it in the crock pot with a baggie of frozen B.I. Farms corn, some frozen roasted homegrown tomatoes, chopped frozen Leapfrog Farm celery, two minced homegrown pickled jalapeƱos, some homemade chicken stock, [...]

What I had for dinner on Wednesday, January 11, 2012

Finally had carnitas! After failing to do so the last couple of days. I think the meat benefited from having sat in its cooking juice in the fridge for a few days, in the same way that a soup will often mellow and meld and be tastier the next day.

We used pork jowls rather [...]

What I had for dinner on Monday, January 9, 2012

Apparently I post once a week now.

On Monday we had intended to have carnitas according to Matthew Amster-Burton’s Spilled Milk recipe. But G. had a lot of chores and he didn’t get it on in time. His backup plan was beans with the same seasonings, and when I got home I got inspired to [...]

What I had for dinner on Monday, January 2, 2012

Sunday’s chili in storebought housemade flour tortillas. I used homemade goat milk queso fresco on mine.

What I had for dinner on Sunday, December 4, 2011

More leftovers. Still delicious, but all gone now.

What I had for dinner on Friday, December 2, 2011


What I had for dinner on Thursday, December 1, 2011

G. had to go to Bremerton in the afternoon and also some other errands, so he put on a crockpot meal before he left.

Top round of Kitsap-grown beef. Quart jar of home-canned tomatoes, either Island-grown or Eastern Washington. Some broth left over from when I cooked Alm Hill cranberry beans for lunch on Wednesday. [...]