HONEY MUSTARD GRILLED PORK CHOPS

The end of summer is quickly approaching. The morning temperatures are beginning to drop, the feel of fall is in the air. However, it’s still so hot that cooking in the evenings will heat up your kitchen in a NYC minute! That’s one of the things I love about grilling. Not only is it delicious,…

CROCKPOT PORK CARNITAS with SPICY CILANTRO SLAW

This recipe for pork carnitas could not get any easier. It’s perfect for those busy days when you just want to come home and sit down to a delicious meal. The slaw could be made the day before to save even more time. I love my crockpot (or slow cooker as some call it)! The…

GERMAN POTATO SALAD

We have had such a wonderful time visiting with our friend from Germany. I have fallen in love with all the flavors found in their meals. It may quickly become a favorite cuisine. Tonight, we decided to try an authentic German Potato Salad. Bold flavors and potatoes in the same recipe? What’s not to love?!?…

AUTHENTIC GERMAN GOULASH

The daughter of a dear friend is visiting with us this summer from Heidelberg Germany. She is 15 years old and LOVES to cook! How awesome is that? Last week we decided to make one of her favorite dishes, a classic goulash. I cannot explain to you how delicious this recipe is! You will just…

PICKLED SHISHITO PEPPERS

Until recently I had never heard of Shishito peppers. Apparently, I’m not the only one. We were given an abundance of them and I was trying to pass them on to friends. Their first response was, “I’ve never heard of those.” How can someone (like me) who loves peppers and all things spicy not know…