Steak Fried Rice

Fried Rice with Steak

Fried Rice with Steak

Apparently my P.S. (Partaker of Steak/hubby) hit the grocery store the other day and huge steaks jumped out at him. They put him into a chest-thumping, manly mood to create fire and roast part of a beast. I was dragged by my long hair back to the cave to eat beef. Fine dining would have to wait.  But fried rice would definitely happen with the leftover steak.  I’d been wanting to play with another fried rice recipe! Continue reading

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Chicken Chow Mein with Hoisin Sauce

Chicken Chow Mein with Hoisin Sauce

Chicken Chow Mein with Hoisin Sauce

I love Chinese food and find canned chow mein so very boring.  It needs more zip, more meat, and just more everything in general.  I’ve found it’s much more flavorful to buy cans of the chow mein vegetables and add my own meat and sauce.  Served over rice or crispy chow mein noodles, it’s a dinner that satisfies us here at the castle.  It’s one of our comfort foods! Continue reading

Roast Chicken with Herb Butter

Roasted Chicken with Herb Butter

Roasted Chicken with Herb Butter

I suggested P.S. buy a large chicken for roasting on a lazy Sunday afternoon.  It was super windy (we’re always windy here) so grilling would have been a challenge.  Best to tuck a chicken into the oven for roasting.  We had plenty of leftover salad from a weekend party and roasting a chicken would be a quick dinner. Continue reading