Category Archives: Pork

Last minute Thursday – Potstickers and salad – 4/20/17

I had to rustle this up out of the refrigerator and the freezer after we returned home around 8PM. Tonight was our grandson’s first band concert. The traffic was brutal on the way over and merely bad on the way … Continue reading

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Hot and sour soup – 4/14/17

Granted I did not make this myself but it fits the bill (mostly) with my new way of eating. There is pork in it but just a bit. ¬†Mostly the soup consists of vegetables in a flavorful broth. The crispy … Continue reading

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How to make better tasting zucchini – 2/28/17

Last day of February and on the menu was polenta with sweet Italian sausage with a side of zucchini. Tonight John is in charge of sausage and polenta and I am taking care of the veg. ¬†From a DiningLite point … Continue reading

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Pan con tomate, pot stickers, and hot and sour soup?? 2/12/17

Tonight is a night for nibbling. We start with a Spanish tapa, pan con tomate. (Bread with tomato) We had this especially in Barcelona when we visited Spain back in 2010. Here’s the picture of our tapas from the restaurant, … Continue reading

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Pasta with sweet Italian sausage – 2/5/17

Remember the chicken cacciatore from Friday night? Here is the sauce from that dinner being used again in a yummy pasta dinner. We had part of a box of cellentani, three sweet Italian sausages, and a little of the cacciatore … Continue reading

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Homage to Hanukkah – 12/30/16

Since we are a multicultural household we celebrate both Christian and Jewish holidays. Plus since we were busy on the first day of Hanukkah celebrating Christmas Eve we missed having our usual Hanukkah treat, potato latkes. Tonight’s dinner was an … Continue reading

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Take-out strategy – 12/21/16

When we get take-out from our local Chinese restaurant we frequently order more than we are planning on eating that night. So last week we ordered our usual moo shu and Mongolian beef but we also got a container of … Continue reading

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