10 Recipe Ideas

Recipe ideas are the focus of Day 24 of the Idea Machine Project, which I explain in this post. I love trying new combinations of ingredients I have on hand to make a meal I enjoy. It's something I do pretty regularly. FYI: As a roll out the Shinecast media components, I'll be publishing my food and cooking content at a new website. I'll update the link here when the new site goes live. I'll … [Read more...]

Dutch Oven Chuck Roast: Pot Roast in the Oven

The aroma of roasting meat and vegetables wafting through my house was sufficient to convince me that my idea to cook a 3-pound chuck roast in my cast iron Lodge Dutch oven was a good one. The taste of the fork-tender beef sealed the deal. Yes, it's summer and a pot roast in the middle of summer isn't at the top of my summer menu list. But after 2 months of mostly tomatoes, squash, okra, corn … [Read more...]