Marinated Pork and Mango Skewers with Coconut Rice

[custom_headline type="center" level="h2" looks_like="h4" accent="true"]The Story[/custom_headline] [dropcap]T[/dropcap]his is the time of year that images of sandy beaches and turquoise oceans dance in my head.  The chill of winter is gone and spring fever is upon us once more.  With the spring comes warmer temperatures (or with the hope of warmer temperatures) [...]

Sunday Gravy with Philly Food Girl

[custom_headline type="center" level="h3" looks_like="h3" accent="true"]The Story[/custom_headline] [dropcap]I[/dropcap]t was August 2013 and I'm standing in the kitchen of a very popular South Philly Italian restaurant, Villa di Roma. I had just moved to Philadelphia from Kansas a few months before and my intro class in culinary school was taking a tour of the [...]