Monday, February 27, 2017

the quotidian (2.27.17)

Quotidian: daily, usual or customary; 
everyday; ordinary; commonplace


We've eaten nearly an entire pig and I still haven't found a pulled pork recipe I like.


Just the way I like it: swimming in butter and honey.


Birthday breakfast.


With caramel, chocolate, and pecans: it shouldn't have been disappointing, but it was.


An impulse purchase: have you tried it?


Slipping.


Wink.


Why bother with a sofa if you have a horse?


I always thought she had horns...
(Just kidding!)


He changed the brake pads.


Not working.


Buzz off.


Outdoor bedroom.


Flying his cheesy freak flag.


A third teenager!

This same time, years previous: old-fashioned molasses cream sandwich cookies, roasted cauliflower soup, Oreo, the quotidian (2.25.13), the quotidian (2.27.12), for my daughter, creamy garlic soup, and Grandma Baer's caramel popcorn.

10 comments:

  1. How would you rate the Root??

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  2. Please post it if you find a good pulled pork recipe! There has to be a good one out there somewhere! My Mom made delicious BBQ sauce from scratch as in no ketchup when I was a kid but she has no recollection of it. I think if I could find that recipe I would have it licked. Store bought BBQ sauce and the ones based on ketchup are just no good but others have been crazy sweet.

    Happy Birthday to your new teen! I loved having a houseful of teens. Enjoy! It is over so fast.

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  3. Henry loves the pizza birthday cake! Happy Birthday, Caroline!

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    1. That's an ice cream cake---total sugar overload!

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  4. Have you enjoyed the Root? I thought the Rhubarb tea by the same brewery \disstillary looked interesting, and possibly worth trying.

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  5. Pork carnitas all the way. Stew it in onion, garlic, peppers, spices, lime juice. Shred it up and put a thin layer on a baking sheet to broil in the oven. Fold it into warm tortillas with lime juice and avocado.

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  6. I liked the Art in the Age boozifications: tried them maybe 2 years ago? But they gave me headaches. So I didn't buy more.

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  7. It's not BBQ pulled pork, but I use this recipe all the time in my crock pot. Makes for great homemade "Chipotle" bowls at home with rice, lettuce, beans and corn salsa. The lime is a must at the end of the recipe. http://thepioneerwoman.com/cooking/spicy-shredded-pork/

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