Category: Pork

Bacon Basil Cornbread Muffins

Bacon Basil Cornbread Muffins

This started off with such an innocent thought: I haven’t had cornbread in a while… From there my mind wandered to the mound of fresh corn in my fridge. Well I should definitely add some of that. But I can’t JUST add corn. What else… Crispy bacon? Sure….

Smoky Pork Spare Ribs

Smoky Pork Spare Ribs

We’re having a heat wave, a┬átropical heat wave… And unlike in Marilyn’s case, no amount of dudes in striped pants and matching suspenders can help with this situation. There are two things I usually turn to in sweltering heat: the beach and/or a grill. Unfortunately, I’m a bit…

Mexican Breakfast Hash

Mexican Breakfast Hash

Well this week was… eventful. Or not, depending on how you look at it. I started it off by pulling a muscle in my back, spent the next few days mostly in bed, then topped it all off with a couple of cooking misadventures. Nothing is more discouraging…

Bacon Jam Roasted Chicken and Vegetables

Bacon Jam Roasted Chicken and Vegetables

Sometimes you make something once and know that you’ll never try any other version of it; it’s just too perfect to stray from. Ina Garten’s chicken stock comes to mind. Sure I’ve made variations on it, but this is my base recipe for chicken stock. I’ve seen plenty…

Croque Madame & Photo Roundup: Valentine’s Day

Croque Madame & Photo Roundup: Valentine’s Day

If there had to be a theme to my Valentine’s Day, I think it would be “making food for Josh that he absolutely loves and I never make for some reason.” A close runner up would be “delicious.” This man’s favorite breakfast, brunch, and lunch is a croque…