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Meal: Greenmarket Pot Roast

We planned Wednesday night as ours to hang out in the apartment and get down to some Christmastime decorating (see previous post for fireplace pic).  In order to do so, I put together a greenmarket pot roast to feast on while stringing popcorn and stitching stockings (almost sickeningly cute).  It was seriously delicious. Continue reading

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Quickie: Chicken with Creamed Kale

Let’s just start this off by noting that I do realize the words “quickie” and “creamed” appear in slightly too-close proximity in this post.  Now that that’s out of the way.

Last Saturday, Rachel spent a beautiful morning at the USq. Farmer’s Market with her Mom (cute!) as the start to a relaxing weekend.  She picked up some great kale and brussels sprouts on the stalk. I’d been in Boston watching my sister’s volleyball match and visiting my brother at Northeastern.  After a long bus ride home, I wasn’t really up to devote a bunch of time to cooking, so I picked up some chicken breasts and shallots and decided to make it quick.  It was good, but the standout was the kale…one of the best veg sides I’ve ever made.

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Meal: Gameday Pappardelle with Oxtail

This meal came about at a good time, when our GREAT friend Tommy Eskew was making his presence felt in the BK.  We had eaten a few good meals around, seen some great music (Gabriel Alegria @ Tutuma Social Club — get you some) and had an overall wonderful time, accompanied by the one and only Jonny Salud along the way.  The only thing left was to cook up.

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