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Entrees

Pan-Seared Pork Chops with Figs

We’re right in the middle of fig season and if there’s one thing I love it’s fresh figs.  I’ll eat them straight or roasted or even cooked down into a thick relish. I’ve even made a few desserts with them. But one thing I’ve never done is cooked them with a protein. Well, I changed that a few weeks ago and I’m so happy I did. These pork chops are delicious and perfect for this time of year.

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Entrees, Uncategorized

Mapo Pork with Bok Choy

I have a confession to make: I’m an addict. A food magazine addict. It’s true… I have tons and tons of food magazines. They’re mostly Fine Cooking, but there are also a few Better Homes and Gardens, some Food and…

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Entrees

Spiced Apple Braised Pork

As you all know I love my slow cooker. There’s nothing better than dropping a piece of raw meat inside with vegetables and stock and letting it cook for hours while you run around and do errands. Then pulling out…

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Entrees

Chile-Lime Pork

I love summer time – the warm air, the sun not setting until 7:30 or 8, our lovely backyard. All these things make it the ideal kitchen, especially if you love to grill, which I do. But since I’m me,…

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Events

Pigs & Pinot 2013

Two years ago I was lucky enough to score tickets to Charlie Palmer’s annual Pigs & Pinot event up in Healdsburg, California. My hubs and I had such a wonderful time at the Taste of Pigs and Pinot, we decided…

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