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Pork tenderloin stroganoff Pork tenderloin stroganoff

Mr. Husband cooked this recipe for the first time a few months ago. The kids and I returned home late in the evening after a play date at our friends’ house to find the house smelling heavenly from this dish. The aromas hit my nose the second I stepped out of my car in the […]

Steamy sweet and sour pork meatballs Steamy sweet and sour pork meatballs

I have told you before about my 130+ cookbooks, haven’t I?! There are quite a few Italian cookbooks,  a few Mediterranean ones (my favorite food), Mexican, American, French cooking…. baking cookbooks… but not even one about Asian food. Well, Jaden from Steamy kitchen has changed that with her new cookbook. I love Asian food but […]

Gourmet meatloaf Rustic French Meatloaf

What I love about meatloaf are two things: 1) it’s a great way to stretch 1-2 pounds of meat into a dish enough for 6-8 people (like they did in the old days), and 2) it’s a simple dish to make and very comforting to eat. This recipe for French meatloaf in Gourmet magazine (April 2009  […]

Pasta Bolognese Pasta Bolognese

But first, the winner of the Secret Stash Sea Salts giveaway is…. Deb! who wrote the largest number of comments.

Sweet and Smoky Sweet and smoky pork chops

Many titles to this post have crossed my mind tonight, like… I’ve never seen such a thing before Tonight was a hit Eating silently Empty plates Totally unplanned Kids ate all and, Sweet and smoky, among many many others… it’s because I am so excited.

Pork schnitzel, potato-yam mash, roasted cauliflower Pork schnitzel, potato-yam mash, roasted cauliflower

I love it when things works like this; A sunny day, I pick up the kids from school, we go to the park (preferably by a lake), come back home around 5:30, I give the baby some food, put her to sleep, and then start working on dinner. Today was a day like that. My kind […]