Measuring the pans we already had in comparison to those offered; finding the best price available...he was on a mission. Finally, he chose the 9 quart round french oven in flame orange--perfection!
Then the fun began of deciding what the first meal prepared would be and husband was totally on board for this one as well. We chose Ina Garten's Company Pot Roast and if you have never tried this recipe...do it! The sauce is heavenly- and makes enough to enjoy over noodles later in the week.
The start of meal preparation: