Tag Archive for 'pork'

Asian-Braised Pork Wraps

This is one of those recipes that is purposefully mild, so as to have broad-kid appeal. (Looking for another one? Check out my Pesto Chicken Zusketti where you roast the garlic to reduce the bite.) Consequently, for the grown-up palate, you may want to have some sriracha on the table. Actually, my husband strongly encourages you […]

Explore More : April 25th

I hope you guys are enjoying Plants-a-palooza 2014 as much as I am. I will write a wrap-up post next week with the lessons I learned and things I will be changing going forward. But please feel free to share your thoughts here or on Facebook. (ad) Don’t forget about the completely amazing Primal Life […]

We spent last week in the South Carolina Lowcountry, just inland from Hilton Head Island. It’s a lovely spot to Spring Break, because along with all the tourist fun centered around Hilton Head and the beach, we get to experience the gorgeous May River and all the fun (i.e., food) that the lowcountry has to […]

Green Kale & Ham Soup

Why have I not been eating ham hocks my whole life? I picked some up the other day – smoked, high quality ones from Thompson Farms – and got four of them for less than $5.00. (That’s a lot of delicious for very little dough.) I made a nice stock from them on day one, […]

Rocking Some Not-Bierocks

If you’d have asked me what veggies my kids would end up loving before I was a parent, I would have likely guessed cucumbers, carrots, and maybe green beans.  Cabbage would not have made the short list. But, to my surprise and delight, my two older children love the stuff!  This is a recipe that […]