Maple Syrup Pork Chops

This definitely is now going to be one of our go to meals for dinners, almost strictly just for the mashed sweet potatoes.  The combination of cinnamon and maple syrup had me thinking about adding it to my Thanksgiving spread, but the pecans are what really gave it a nice finishing touch.  The combo of…

Maple-Glazed Duck

I have never attempted to cook duck before, and so this week was a treat when we got the chance thanks to our favorite delivery service.  Duck definitely is interesting.  I thought it was delicious but cooking it was different than I expected and the mess it makes made me feel like I was cooking…