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Pineapple Ginger Glazed Ham

Pineapple Ginger Glazed Ham

| April 18, 2014 | 2 Comments

This recipe for a delicious Jones Dairy Farm Family Ham with a quick and easy recipe for a 3-ingredient glaze is perfect for all your holiday celebrations. This was created for my client but all opinions are my own. You know what happens when you’ve been making your family’s Easter brunch for the better part […]

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Sauteed Leeks with Bacon and Lentils

Sauteed Leeks with Bacon and Lentils

| January 5, 2013 | 6 Comments

On New Year’s Day, I wanted to fill our table with as many lucky foods as possible — including the Banana Cornbread and this rich, delicious lentil dish. We could definitely use a little luck as we head into 2013 — it has to be a better year. And so far, it’s been mostly good. […]

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Cheddar Ham Rolls

Cheddar Ham Rolls

| December 31, 2012 | 3 Comments

As I stood at the stove this morning, heating water for oatmeal and listening to the kids, I realized that we are finally there — the last day of 2012. I smiled, watching the bubbles form and rise in the pot. While I know it’s just a day, the symbolic change of 2012 to 2013 […]

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Apricot-Glazed Sage and Garlic Pork Tenderloin (and a Costco Cash Giveaway)

Apricot-Glazed Sage and Garlic Pork Tenderloin (and a Costco Cash Giveaway)

| October 22, 2011 | 28 Comments

When you’ve spent your whole summer on a loose and open schedule like ours, it can be hard to get back into the groove of things when the school year comes along. We definitely felt this more this year than ever. Summer was long and blissful. I smile whenever I think of the long bike […]

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Easy Split Pea Soup

Easy Split Pea Soup

| April 29, 2011 | 5 Comments

You know how flavors can bring back vivid memories? Split pea soup is like that for me. One whiff of it’s smoky scent, and I feel the chilly spring afternoon air as I sat at my family’s wrought-iron patio set. My grandfather had returned from a favorite deli with sandwiches and soups, and raved over […]

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Quick Pork and Peanut Stir-Fry

Quick Pork and Peanut Stir-Fry

| March 22, 2011 | 11 Comments

Remember how I was meal planning for a while? It worked so well, and being organized (and planned) made the evenings go really smoothly. Unfortunately, I really haven’t done that in a long time. In fact, my meal planning calendar still lists a week in October. As a result, dinner has become a great big […]

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Pork Chops, Marinated and on the Grill

Pork Chops, Marinated and on the Grill

| June 3, 2010 | 0 Comments

Pork chops are one of those foods that elicit either really positive or really negative reactions in my house. Some recipes, like Pork Chops Saltimbocca and Rosemary Garlic Pork Chops are total favorites, while others fall completely flat — leaving us silent and brooding. And honestly, whenever I say we are having pork chops for […]

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Oh Me, Oh My: Pork Chops Saltimbocca

Oh Me, Oh My: Pork Chops Saltimbocca

| August 5, 2009 | 5 Comments

Whenever Gourmet magazine arrives, I skim it almost immediately. But the trouble with skimming is that you can totally miss something amazing. And delicious. And totally craveworthy. That almost happened with this Pork Chops Saltimbocca with Sauteed Spinach recipe. I nearly passed it right on over. The title of the recipe didn’t catch my eye, […]

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Garden Fresh Marinade: Rosemary Garlic Pork Chops

Garden Fresh Marinade: Rosemary Garlic Pork Chops

| June 15, 2009 | 4 Comments

Knock, knock! That’s what Paige says when she’s running into a room. It’s her own special way of announcing her presence. It brings an ear-to-ear smile to my face just to think about it. She is so sweet, so smart and so loving … I couldn’t ask for more. And this weekend, she impressed me […]

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