Category Archives: Pork

A variety of recipes where pork is the main ingredient.

Cooking For a Group: A Dinner Party Strategy

My hubby and I are getting settled into our dream house and after three months, we decided to host our very first dinner party. He has a rather large family, spread out between several states; therefore, all of us only … Continue reading

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5 Recipes to Get Rid of Leftover Holiday Ham

Did you make a holiday ham for Christmas?  Do you plan to make a ham for New Year’s dinner?  You are going to have some leftover ham at some point.  Don’t throw it away!  Strategically plan dinners and snacks, with … Continue reading

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Simple Asian Dinner: Pork and Rice

This simple Asian dinner is my substitute for Chinese take out.  Some “fast food” Chinese is loaded in MSG, which I try to avoid. Although easy, this Pork and Rice dish is filling and a great option for a weeknight … Continue reading

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St. Patrick’s Day – Bangers and Mash

Origination of the dish Bangers and Mash Thought to be an Irish dish, Bangers & Mash originates throughout the British Isles, a group of islands including Great Britain, Ireland and over six thousand smaller isles. In native British terms, the … Continue reading

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Simple Potato and Sausage Hash

I LOVE POTATOES, so much so, you would think I was part Irish.  Around 1845, approximately one million people died in Ireland due to a potato disease knows as “blight.” Some historians believe the pathogen originated in Mexico, where it … Continue reading

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Pork Medallion Dinner Ready in 20 Minutes

Looking for a quick, home cooked, weeknight meal? It does not get any simpler than Pork Medallions with Mustard Sauce.  To easily round out the meal, use instant potatoes and a canned pinto beans, with biscuits.  There are only 200 … Continue reading

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Empty the Fridge Breakfast Burrito

My husband HATES leftovers.  So, I usually devise new ways to incorporate leftovers into new dishes.  He will never realize he is eating leftovers, if I call it something totally different.  Saturday morning, I realized I had several odds and … Continue reading

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