Tag Archives: Apples

A New Pork and Apples Dinner

As much as my husband Kurt loves my braised pork loin with its creamy mustard cider sauce, it takes a while to prepare and it makes a lot.  When I make my standard barley side dish, the amount of food lasts for days. Continue reading


Filed under Family, Food, Main Dishes

Back from the Woods

So much for daily blogging…but Tiger Mom took over the last few days to ensure there was enough food, clothing, water and fuel (not to mention sleeping bags and flashlights) for our annual fall camping trip.  And, to tell the truth, camping is really glamping for our family and an arduous packing experience– Continue reading


Filed under Everyday Cakes, Family, Main Dishes