01/31/14
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Classic Char Siu Pork & Chopped Brussels Sprout Salad with Grapefruit

TUESDAY Classic Char Siu Pork  |  Chopped Brussels Sprout Salad with Grapefruit  This was Tuesday evening’s dinner and I am just getting to this post today…Friday!  Not like me, I know, but some weeks just head off in a direction far different then the one we had planned.  On Monday, Michael found out he needed Continue reading → «Classic Char Siu Pork & Chopped Brussels Sprout Salad with Grapefruit»

06/10/13
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Grilled Chicken, Jeweled Rice & A Spinach Salad

SUNDAY Grilled Whole Chickens  |  Jeweled Rice  |  Spinach Salad with Citrus~Parmesan Vinaigrette     It felt like winter here today…the sun remained behind a blanket of dark grey clouds all day and as I sat in front of our large bay window in the living room this morning, enjoying a fresh cup of coffee, Continue reading → «Grilled Chicken, Jeweled Rice & A Spinach Salad»

03/6/13
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Chipotle-Orange Pork Ribs & Farro Salad with Winter Fruit

WEDNESDAY Chipotle-Orange Pork Ribs & Farro Salad with Winter Fruit, Pistachios and Ginger I love chalk art & this little number caught my eye recently on Etsy.  The artist is Valerie McKeehan & she is the proprietor of a shop at Etsy called Lily & Val.  Valerie specializes in handpainted chalkboards & chalk art…click here to Continue reading → «Chipotle-Orange Pork Ribs & Farro Salad with Winter Fruit»

01/24/13

Chipotle and Orange Pork Ribs & Farro Salad with Winter Fruit, Pistachios and Ginger

THURSDAY Chipotle & Orange Pork Ribs {Slow-Cooker}  |  Farro Salad with Winter Fruit, Pistachios & Ginger The real beauty & benefit of a meal prepared in a slow-cooker is…time.  Yes, the slow & low method of cooking produces succulent meats & rich, caramelized vegetables but, for me, the big pay-off is time.  I never seem to Continue reading → «Chipotle and Orange Pork Ribs & Farro Salad with Winter Fruit, Pistachios and Ginger»