Hearty pork stew (with a secret ingredient)

We all love secrets, right? A little mystery makes life interesting. So we thought we would write about a pork stew that has a secret ingredient that would probably have a lot of you hitting “close tab” on your web browser. That secret ingredient is prunes. Or, as they are often pronounced, prewwwwnz! And I’ll…

Elevated cooking: great food in the great outdoors

It is that time of year again: CAMPING! There is no Wi-Fi in the forest, but we always find great connections each time we go camping: good campsites, good people and lots of good food and drink. We don’t settle for boring, flavorless camp food. We figure if we love to cook at home in…

I love you, Sugar Butt

I have lots of pet names for my dearest peeps, and one of my favorites is “Sugar Butt.” I am not sure when I picked that up, but I think my dad affectionately used that label on me. This term of endearment took on a whole new meaning when we first prepared the dish we…