Every damn weekend it’s the same damn thing! My Snow Monkey put up enough points to beat at least 10 of the 13 other teams in my league. Only problem is, we happen to be playing one of the 3 OTHER teams. Well, they haven’t lost yet but it doesn’t look good. Our opponents, the Autodrafts, have one player left – Chicago Bears kicker Robbie Gould who has been averaging about 11 points a game. What will the Autodrafts need to beat me? 11 points! It all comes down to the Monday Night game. And here I was looking forward to a good night’s sleep.
As usual, the guys came over today for football, ice cream, and quality time with the dogs…
I made a rib-eye roast for lunch. After leaving it out for 30 minutes to bring it to room temperature, I dusted it with a mixture of black pepper, fresh thyme, hot paprika, bacon salt, and flour, then made some pierced the meat and slipped garlic slivers into the incisions. I seared it off and, once I’d achieved that night, crispy exterior, I brushed it with honey-mustard and then roasted it for an hour and twenty minutes at 325.
After tenting it with aluminum foil and letting it rest for ten minutes, I sliced it up and served with a side salad and the ciabatta buns Ivon brought.
Dessert was a triple treat. Rob made granola:
According to Genevieve, October has been a big success so she is going to start the subscription process for November. I will, of course, be signing up once again: sundaymorningicecream – Tumblr
Finish up your viewings of Batman Begins and join tomorrow’s discussion as our Supermovie of the Week Club reconvenes with resident film critic Cookie Monster!