Hot, Creamy Spinach and Goat Cheese Dip

Two gorgeous bunches of spinach that were getting less gorgeous +  Super Bowl gathering at our house = this Hot, Creamy Spinach and Goat Cheese Dip. Served with crackers and carrots and tortillas it was gone, gone, gone in a flash.  Luckily it was followed by Meyer Lemon Pork Carnita Tacos. You might also want …

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Simple Butterscotch Pudding

I hate when people I love are not feeling well, but I have a slightly selfish pleasure in cooking for them.  Yesterday my husband Gary had back surgery for a ruptured disk (pause for “ewww.”).  It’s astonishing how it all works these days, if you are lucky enough to live in a first world country …

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Meyer Lemon Carnitas

Don’t you love when a dish that you’ve heard breathless praise about lives up to its expectation? Having fallen head over heels for pulled pork, the call of carnitas had to be addressed.  Carnitas are a Mexican pork dish, where the meat is first braised, then sautéed for a wonderful flavor and texture.  As with …

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