Category Archives: Beef

Once-a-Month-Cooking: March-April


Last month’s Once-a-Month-Cooking experiment was a qualified success.  I say “qualified” only because we had some recipe snafus, and I learned a great deal about just how many major meals I need each week.  Err, I mean, no, I don’t … Continue reading

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So Far, So Good


I’m filing this first week of once-a-month cooking as a tentative success tonight.  I didn’t quite stick to my menu, but it was to swap meals or to substitute leftovers for cooking something new, not to deviate entirely, so I … Continue reading

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Once-a-Month Cooking: February-March


This has been an incredibly long day, but I’m pleased with the final outcome and I suspect this once-a-month deal will become a regular thing around these parts. Lessons learned so far: Read the recipes more carefully when making the … Continue reading

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Work in Progress: Meatloaf


Somehow, in the last eight years we’ve been together, I had never gotten around to making a meatloaf for Southern Honey until this week.  I’m not really sure how that happened or why I’ve been avoiding what tends to be … Continue reading

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Grilled steak salad


I love salad.  I love steak.  This means that, by the equation of “I love A, and I love B, so A+B must be twice as good as A and B by themselves,” steak and salad must be awesome. As … Continue reading

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The art of the three-way


Before you get all excited, get your mind out of the gutter.  I’m not talking sexual escapades here, but something even better: Cincinnati-style chili. Southern Honey and I went to Cincinnati three weeks ago for our anniversary.  It was a … Continue reading

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