• Asian
  • Easy Korean BBQ Beef with Broccoli

    I fully realize I’ve been rather terrible about posting new recipes. But really, maybe it’s just that I’ve been more selective. I’ve wanted to make sure that we really really LOVE something and it’s truly ingrained in our family dinner repertoire before I post it. But I have to say I was a little surprised […]

  • Beef/Pork/MEAT
  • Balsamic Marinated Flank Steak

    I’ve been pretty sluggish about May’s cookbook, which is Bobby Flay’s Boy Gets Grill. It has some tasty looking recipes in it, but it also leans more towards harder to find and more expensive ingredients, which I’m not against, of course, but it is harder to fit into my weekly cooking scheme. Flank steak, though, […]

  • Beef/Pork/MEAT
  • Meat ‘n’ Potatoes

    Well things got kinda crazy last week with the hospital thing and all. But the week wound down nicely into another busy weekend. On Thursday our resident grill master’s new grill was delivered. And it was pretty. And he was happy. Since we had a bbq planned for Saturday, we thought we best test it […]

  • Beef/Pork/MEAT
  • Tex Mex Meatloaf

    Last night we tried the first recipe from Zone Meals in Seconds. I always love it when the first recipe I try from a new cookbook is a winner and this one was a MAJOR winner. Though this is Zone specific, Matt and I both agreed that we would eat it anytime. It’s your basic […]

  • Beef/Pork/MEAT
  • Cinnamon Lamb Stew

    from: adapted from The Kitchn Ingredients 2 pounds boneless lamb stew meat (such as as shoulder), cubed 1 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon cinnamon 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon nutmeg 2 tablespoons olive oil 6 cloves garlic, minced 1 onion, sliced thin 4 carrots, diced 4 celery stalks, diced 3 15 ounce cans chopped tomatoes […]

  • Beef/Pork/MEAT
  • Sloppy Joes

    from: Ellie Krieger Ingredients 1 pound extra-lean ground beef 1 onion, diced 4 cloves garlic, minced 1 jalapeno, minced 1 red pepper, diced 1 can small red beans or pinto beans, preferably low sodium drained and rinsed 1 1/2 cups no-salt-added tomato sauce 2 tablespoons tomato paste 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar 1 tablespoon molasses […]

  • Beef/Pork/MEAT
  • Mexican Beef & Rice

      adapted from Parenting.com Ingredients 1 envelope taco seasoning mix 1 cup salsa 1 cup corn kernels 1/2 cup lowfat cheese 3/4 pound lean ground beef 1 cup dry instant rice 1 1/2 C water pepper lettuce & tomato to serve Directions In a large skillet, brown ground beef over medium heat for 10 minutes, […]