Sweet potatoes ready to be mashed with butter and buttermilk. The tang works well with the sweetness of the potatoes.
The frozen TJ's beans. I blanch them in that pan in shallow water, then drain the water off, add some cherry tomatoes, more butter (but not too much!) and Mrs. Dash. You know what I like about Mrs. Dash? I have no aversion to salt, believe me. But Mrs. Dash leaves all these appetizing looking specks of seasoning on your food. I dig that.
Make sure you let your roasts rest before slicing. This 2.25 lb roast (before cooking) needed about 10 minutes.