Category Archives: Meat

Grilled Pork Chops with Mustard-Maple Sauce over Local Greens

One of the ways in which I’ve managed to eat healthier is by, whenever possible, eating locally-produced foods from suppliers that I know or am familiar with. This means I’m eating fewer processed foods, and a lot more foods grown … Continue reading

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Grilled Bison Flank Steak with Chipotle Mashed Potatoes

Tonight’s dinner would make my mother proud.  I’m not sure if I’ve mentioned that I grew up in the midwest. I remember that my mother kept a spiral-bound notebook as a home-made calendar – she had a page for each … Continue reading

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Pork Tenderloin Stir Fry with Bok Choy and Mushrooms

I received a head of bok choy in my CSA Vegetable Box this week, and it’s also Chinese New Year.  So, I decided to try my hand at making a stir fry dinner.  I’ve never made stir fry before, so … Continue reading

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Christmas Traditions – Part 2

When I was growing up, every Christmas Eve my grandmother made home-made Chop Suey.  This was my Uncle Bob’s special request – one of his favorite meals that she made for him every year when he drove to Illinois from … Continue reading

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Meatloaf with Beef, Soysage, and Quinoa

It was a record-cold day here in Atlanta, so I was in the mood for some comfort food. This fall when I discovered quinoa, I spotted a few recipes that used it in meatloaf. That sounded good to me, so … Continue reading

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