Fried Green Tomato Salad

The Official Dad Dinner Diary Has Begun! October 24, 2020.  Dear Daughter, over the semester I’ve enjoyed hearing of your good fortune and bounty of having a housemate who works part time at a farm.  Presently, this has provided your house with a bounty of green tomatoes- the wonderfully, tart hidden gems found in soContinue reading “Fried Green Tomato Salad”

No Pigs Were Harmed In the Making of These Cauliflower Chops

Family and Friend Inspiration. My Childhood Friend, who goes back to kindergarten, surprised me with a Dinner Roulette suggestion of Fennel Crusted Pork Chops with Onion Strings, Apple Cranberry Compote and Root Vegetable Hash.  This surprised me because he hasn’t eaten pork or onions for years-  pork for religious reasons and onions for spousal reasons. Continue reading “No Pigs Were Harmed In the Making of These Cauliflower Chops”

Vegan Green Eggs- Who Needs the Ham!

Inspiration.  We interrupt our regularly scheduled Dad’s Dinner Diary post because I’m just so darn excited about something that happened this morning!  I’m often thinking of ways to make awesome food for my non meat eating kids, so you can imagine how excited I was when this idea hit me.  I am so frickin’ excitedContinue reading “Vegan Green Eggs- Who Needs the Ham!”

Spice Crusted Pork Chops- This Little Piggy Should Have Stayed Home

Family and Friend Inspiration. My Childhood Friend, who goes back to kindergarten, surprised me with a Dinner Roulette suggestion of Fennel Crusted Pork Chops with Onion Strings, Apple Cranberry Compote and Root Vegetable Hash.  This surprised me because he hasn’t eaten pork or onions for years-  pork for religious reasons and onions for spousal reasons. Continue reading “Spice Crusted Pork Chops- This Little Piggy Should Have Stayed Home”

Seoul Food Ssammiches Veg Out Version

Family and Friend Inspiration.  My dear, High Powered Executive Friend, suggested Lettuce Wraps and Kimchi for Dinner Roulette.  This healthy, flavortastic wrap is such a great suggestion for dinner, but I’d be lying if I told you the recipe’s punability didn’t have anything to do with me picking it for the first post. Jump ToContinue reading “Seoul Food Ssammiches Veg Out Version”

Seoul Food Ssammiches

Family and Friend Inspiration.  My dear, High Powered Executive Friend, suggested Lettuce Wraps and Kimchi for Dinner Roulette.  This healthy, flavortastic wrap is such a great suggestion for dinner, but I’d be lying if I told you the recipe’s punability didn’t have anything to do with me picking it for the first post. Jump ToContinue reading “Seoul Food Ssammiches”