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Garlic and Rosemary Pork Chops

Garlic and Rosemary Pork Chops

For years I followed the standard advice about nutrition and dutifully cut back on meat and just about eliminated fat – especially saturated fat. This meant leaving behind many foods from my childhood, including this one I learned from my Italian grandmother. Now that I know […]

Pasta Alfredo with Grilled Chicken

Pasta Alfredo with Grilled Chicken

We grill outdoors all year long here, in fact, one of our ‘family traditions’ is to have something from the grill for New Year’s Eve dinner. Outdoor cooking doesn’t really get going until spring, though, and when it does, one of the first dishes we […]

Quiche Lorraine

Quiche Lorraine

Someday I hope to have my own backyard chickens, but right now that isn’t possible where we live. However, we are lucky enough to know people who do have chickens, and this week we were given two dozen fresh ‘homegrown’ eggs. Eggs are so versatile […]

Chicken Marsala

Chicken Marsala

  Do you ever make something you haven’t made in years and then ask yourself ‘Why on earth did I ever stop making this?’ I had one of those moments recently when I made chicken marsala. Everyone in the family has always liked it – […]