Category: Seafood

a little caper to make dinner something special

I am a BIG, BIG fan of capers.  There is just something so wonderful about these salty, briny little balls of goodness.  I use them in my chicken salad (check back soon for that recipe), I use them in place of olives in A LOT of recipes and I use …

Spring is springing

The weather is warming up, the days are getting longer and school is winding down…that means Spring is here!  With Spring comes lighter dinners, citrus kissed almost everything and beautiful colors everywhere, even on your dinner plates. Light but so full of flavor In my family Spring means seafood and …

dill has a new friend

Salmon is a go to dinner for The Hubby and I.  We always have some in the freezer.  Quick tip, we buy in bulk on sale and cut into serving size portions.  It is quick to thaw and quick to fix, my kind of weeknight dinner.  A fan or not…. …

Super Special Salmon (that comes together in no time)

The Hubby and I LOVE salmon.  We grill it, roast it, spice rub it and anything else in between. And now we have a salmon topped with a delicious sauce that is baked on the salmon making it something truly special. Making it something The Hubby will love Now as much …

Chili Rubbed and oh Sooooo Good

School is back in session for most everyone and that means busy weeks, busy weekends and practically no time to cook.  It is crazy I don’t even have any little people and my days and nights are busier than ever.  How does that happen?  Maybe I am just amping up …

simple, grilled salmon that is so good

Simple is sometimes so, so good.  You know like an apple on a hot day, or just a simple scoop of vanilla ice cream…sometimes simple really is best. Salmon can be simple? Sure it can be, but it is a special simple.  This salmon is seasoned with a favorite little …

simple salmon = delicious

As I have said before simple really is sometimes the best way to go…and this simple salmon is definitely the best I have had in a while.   The Hubby and I love salmon and we have had many different ways.  Some with sauces, such as this Lemon Caper Salmon, …

quick, easy and salmon

I don’t know about you but my schedule is so crazy right now.  There are some days that I don’t get home until  super late and I am hungry and The Hubby is super hungry.  To be honest I just don’t want to take a ton of time to fix …

kicky shrimp on the grill

I love shrimp!  There I admit it…I L.O.V.E those cute little things!  Since I was a little kid I have always been a fan.  One of my earliest memories involves this favorite treat.  There was a restaurant in Houston that I loved, JoJo’s.  It was a family type of place that …

a memory remade for my love from veracruz

Do you and your love go out to eat on Valentines Day or do you stay home and enjoy a quite night without all the crowds.  The Hubby and I have done both, and we both agree staying home is really nice.  You can fix exactly what you want (like …