Caregiving from my kitchen

Tag: slow cooker

Slow Cooker Chili

Slow Cooker Chili

Sometimes it just makes sense to cook a large quantity of something, to have plenty of cooked food on hand, for later meals. (Or, of course, to feed many people all at once!) And certain dishes lend themselves to this better than others. Even if […]

Chipotle Pulled Pork

Chipotle Pulled Pork

In our neighborhood I can frequently get a pork shoulder on sale for a good price. One reason I have a large slow cooker, even though there are only two of us, is that the whole bone-in shoulder fits in it (I’ve had a few […]

Giving Thanks and Inhabiting the Kitchen

Giving Thanks and Inhabiting the Kitchen

I didn’t really plan Thanksgiving week to be a perfect Proof of Concept of the Inhabited Kitchen approach to cooking and meal planning – but it was. As I mentioned last Wednesday, I had a particularly difficult string of unusually bad migraines. Ending, in fact, […]

Slow Cooked Stuffed Pork Loin

Slow Cooked Stuffed Pork Loin

  I believe that I have mentioned – in passing, perhaps – that it is summer? We’re well into the New York City summer – hot and humid. (And I resent that we had almost no spring – spring is a lovely season, here. Summer […]

Slow Cooked Pork

Slow Cooked Pork

I started cooking for myself when I was in college in Cleveland (in a dorm – but that’s another story…) When I moved into my room in September, my mother drove me out to a big supermarket to stock up on supplies. When we got […]