I’m going to share two recipes with you here. The first is the traditional German Hot Potato Salad. The second one is my Hot Potato Salad. I used to make this for my family when I was younger and for pot-lucks. left-overs were never a problem with this because my ex ate it up like crazy…


I have one recipe to share from this week. In between all the grunt work I was doing I made Crock Pot Nine Bean and Ham. You’ll need a good size crock pot if you want to copy this recipe. Otherwise, you might want to cut it in half. Because, I used two packages of 9 Bean…


Crock Pot Split Pea Soup with Ham Ingredients: 1 lb. bag of green split peas (washed) 1 lb. cubed smoked ham (if ham is not smoked include one or two smoked ham hocks to soup) 1 tsp. thyme 1 bay leaf 2 tsp. pepper (add to taste – should be a bit peppery) 1/2 tsp….


Pork, White Bean & Kale Soup White beans and chunks of lean pork tenderloin to create a soup that’s satisfying and quick to make. Smoked paprika gives the soup a Spanish flair so some warm bread and sliced Manchego cheese would go well on the side. Yields: 6 servings Ingredients 1 tablespoon extra-virgin olive oil…


Paella Valencia Valencia is a Spanish coastal city where this dish is particularly revered. This paella features seafood, sausage and chicken but don’t forget the saffron — it is the essential spice of the dish. Yield:6 servings (serving size: 1 2/3 cups) Ingredients 1 tablespoon olive oil 3/4 pound peeled and deveined large shrimp 3/4…


Pork Tacos with Pico de Gallo This recipe uses leftover pork and calls for a topping of Pico de Gallo — a relish of sorts made with finely chopped fresh onions, cilantro, fruit (mango), bell peppers or hot peppers. Don’t feel like making the Pico de Gallo? Top the tacos with any favorite chunky salsa….


Christine Gador Turkey & Ham Free-Form Pie Transform leftover turkey, surplus ham and anything else still sitting in the fridge into a whole range of delicious dishes. Yields:4 servings Ingredients 30g unsalted butter 1/4 cup (35g) plain flour 1 cup (250ml) Campbell’s Real Stock Chicken 1/4 cup (60ml) dry white wine 1/2 cup (125ml) thickened…


  Pressure Cooker Bone-In Pork Chops, Baked Potatoes, and Carrots This is a great, quick and easy weeknight meal. The one-pot pressure cooker makes clean-up a snap and brings dinner to the table quickly! Makes 4 servings Ingredients 4 3/4-inch thick bone-in pork chops salt and ground black pepper to taste 1/4 cup butter, divided…


Smoky Slow Cooked Chili This hearty slow cooker pork chili with pinto beans gets its smoky flavor from the combination of chili powder, cumin, oregano. tomatillos, and Mexican-style hot tomato sauce. Yield:8 servings Ingredients 1 pound ground pork 1 pound boneless pork shoulder, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 3 cups chopped onion 1 3/4 cups chopped…