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Lemon Shrimp Pasta

Lemon Shrimp Pasta

When devising a dinner, we check out what’s available in the freezer, fridge and pantry and go from there. I had a pound of jumbo shrimp left over from some Coconut Shrimp we made recently and pasta aplenty in the pantry. Lemons go well with shrimp, […]

Shrimp Paprika

Shrimp Paprika

Shrimp Paprika is a light meal perfect for a summer evening. Perfect for a quiet dinner for two, it’s reminiscent of fajitas, but better! Your time commitment is minimal and clean up will be a breeze! How I wish summer could last year round, without […]

Baked Rockfish with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce

Baked Rockfish with Sun-Dried Tomato Cream Sauce

Rockfish, or Striped Bass as it is also known, has alluded me for years. Why I have not prepared it more often, I do not know. We eat salmon, tuna, but this is local! Wake up, girl and take advantage of what immediately surrounds you! […]

Pasta with Clam Sauce

Pasta with Clam Sauce

Pasta with Clam Sauce is an enticing alternative to a tomato-based sauce dish ! It’s light, yet flavorful. The butter and wine sauce combined with garlic, herbs and clams creates a sauce which lightly coats your pasta. Minimal time is required to create what could become a  family favorite in […]

Oyster Stew

Oyster Stew

Oyster Stew on a cold winter’s day brings memories of summers sitting along the beach. Once again, the warmth of the sun and the salty air penetrates the stressful soul to relax the heart.  Although I have never made it before, I thought I should realize that […]

Coconut Shrimp

Coconut Shrimp

Approximately 8 years ago, Jim and I met for the first time at a local restaurant. Along with some red wine, we ate some delicious appetizers one of which was Coconut Shrimp. We also consumed some brie with fruit and baguettes and some other things, […]

Lobster Pad Thai

Lobster Pad Thai

It was my birthday and grilled lobster was on the menu. Dinner was all prepped until we decided to watch Anthony Bourdain in Vietnam with all those rice noodles being slurped. “What would you think about Lobster Pad Thai?”,  Jim asked.  I just gasped at the thought! […]

Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta

Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta

    Oh my goodness! Bang Bang Shrimp Pasta has become a family favorite thanks to the inspiration of one of my favorite Pinterest finds, Damn Delicious . You must stop by her site to see all the fabulous recipe offerings! I don’t like messing with perfection, but I tweaked […]