First browned some Chuck that was cut into chunks
Roasted a few potatoes, carrots, onion and celery
Sliced the roasted vegetables, added barley, sliced mushrooms, a small package of mixed vegetables, thyme, a few bay leaves, beef base and black pepper. Also threw on a couple of Jumbo butter milk biscuits too. Stew is done, biscuits need about 5 more minutes.
Time to eat!!