What’s for Dinner: Szechuan Fish and Vegetable Fried Rice

Vegetable Fried Rice

Tuesday ended up being the winter storm that wasn't; Juno came through South Jersey like a whimper, not a rage, an almost embarrassment of over-preparation. Like every other crazy person out there, I had stocked up on milk, eggs, and bread the day before—not because I wanted to make French toast but because I honestly ...

What’s for Dinner: Beef Braciole with Mozzarella

Pasta with Beef Gravy

Stuffed beef rolls, or braciole, is a dish my sweetie loves—or at least, he's always telling me about how well a (now ex-) mother-in-law used to make it.  So it's long been something on my mind to try to make one of these days, and I even have had some nice thin-cut beef round steaks ...

Saucy Pork Chops with Italian Herbs

Saucy Pork Chops with Italian Herbs

A Satisfying Pork Dinner to Feed the Family Pork chops are one of my favorite cuts of meat from the pig - but they have to be handled with care! Far too often pork chops come out dry, tough and overcooked, which is no fun to eat whatsoever. One way to keep your pork chops tender and ...

What’s for Dinner: Seafood Stew with Sausage, Tomatoes, Herbs and Wine

Seafood Stew with Sausage, Tomatoes, Herbs and Wine

I've actually been on the road all week, so there actually hasn't been much "What's for Dinner" to post. Before I left, however, I made a couple big batches of food for my sweetie to eat while I was away. One was the sausage and lentil stew I posted about earlier. I still had about ...

Stewed Halibut Steaks with Coconut Milk and Peppers

Stewed Halibut Steaks with Coconut Milk and Peppers

A Delicious Recipe for Halibut with South American Flair I love halibut - it is one of my favorite types of fish to cook and eat at home. Halibut fish has a firm texture but a much sweeter and more delicate flavor than other steak-type fish such as swordfish or shark. There are many different ways ...