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Oatmeal and Parmesan Crusted Boneless Pork Chops

Oatmeal and Parmesan Crusted Boneless Pork Chops

We hardly ever eat pork so while meal planning last week I decided to add it to our menu to freshen things up. This recipe reminds me of a homemade version of Shake ‘N Bake. It uses ground oatmeal instead of bread crumbs (to keep the gluten […]

Pork Tenderloin with Mustard Sauce

When I visited my friend Jenny in Chicago a few months ago, her very sweet boyfriend cooked us dinner so that Jenny and I could drink wine, chat, laugh uncontrollably and reminisce of our days spent riding camels in Australia, soaking in the sulfur baths of New […]

Balsamic Marinated Pork Chops & Grilled Nectarines

I am always on the lookout for low fuss, delicious, and healthy weeknight suppers. What I especially love about this one is it takes advantage of the season’s bounty: nectarines AND it allows me to use my favorite pan: my grill pan!  Grilling the fruit really capitalizes on its sweetness and […]

Pioneer Woman’s Spicy Pulled Pork (Crockpot style)

I apologize for the lousy un-orchestrated photo—I snapped it just before I was about to dig in.  This was one of those meals during which I got caught up in the moment and completely forgot to plate and photograph it all pretty for you.  I hope […]