Tagged with pork

Birthday weekend

My brother and sister came to visit this weekend to help me usher in the big 3-0. We had such a blast, and I couldn’t have planned a better birthday. Andy and Andrick gave me a gorgeous framed photo of the two of them, which made me cry. And that made me realize, oh great, … Continue reading

Pork chops with onions

I don’t know about you, but I have a hard time getting motivated to cook dinner during the week lately. It just feels like so much effort after work, although I have no qualms about spending a whole Saturday cooking. I don’t know what’s up with that. This is a great weeknight recipe. Taste-wise, it’s … Continue reading

Meaty chili

If for any reason you don’t eat meat, you should probably stop reading now and move along. Find another blog to read today. Otherwise I fear you’ll be completely overloaded by this post. That’s the pile of meat that went into my vat of chili. And this picture is a little misleading because you can’t … Continue reading

Braised pork shoulder

Today was a perfect Saturday. We spent the morning going to the farmers’ market, and I spent the afternoon cooking. I also found out that my favorite meat vendor, Sugar Creek Ranch, will be coming into the city once a month after the markets end for the season, which means I don’t have to frantically … Continue reading

Caramel apple pork chops

I’ve never been a big fan of pork chops. I think it’s because I remember them from dinners as a kid, when they would be tough and relatively flavorless. Fortunately for me, there are a couple of possible households where I could’ve eaten said tough pork chops, so I can safely keep the parent who … Continue reading