Lost: The Story of Some Pork Chops

Mushroom Smothered Pork Chops

Mushroom Smothered Pork Chops

One of us did a silly thing.  One of us wrapped pork chops in plastic and put them in the basement freezer without dating them.  We rarely put meat in the basement freezer, but this was even in the fridge’s freezer, not the deep freeze freezer.  They were in the one that is the ultimate backup freezer for Christmas baking.  They were lost for a long time, methinks. Continue reading

Smothered Pork Chops {Crockpot Recipe}

Mushroom Smothered Pork Chops

Mushroom Smothered Pork Chops

I’ve done a lot of cooking in crock pots over the past winter and early spring.  I haven’t been working and when I’m at home all day I’m more comfortable having the crockpot make the meal all day long.  Strange, I know.  I’m sure once I am totally used to it, I will trust that crockpot.  It has made some very tasty dishes! Continue reading

Pork Chop Soup {Leftovers!}

Leftover Pork Chop SoupLeftover pork chops are usually a guarantee that we’re going to have fried rice for dinner. It’s a quick fix and we usually have everything on hand when the leftover pork appears in the fridge. This time I had 6 leftover chops which was a lot for a simple batch of fried rice, and I hadn’t made and chilled rice ahead of time. Drat. Continue reading