Bottom Round Roast

Lean and flavorful, the bottom round roast can be tough. I have been meaning to cook it for a long time in a way that would make the meat tender. I think the slow cooker would be the best choice. Without it, the Dutch oven was my next option.

Zucchini Squash Fritters

Cooking can be very physically demanding. A cook spends most of the time in the kitchen standing on his feet. Plus he or she needs to lift pretty heavy things. Like this 10 pound squash that my friend and neighbor brought to me.