Tag: seafood

Ashleigh & Hunter’s “In”Famous Seafood Paella

Today’s blog is in honor of Ashleigh English Pitt, my incredible daughter who will be 26 years old this week! The apple never falls far from the tree and my beautiful, daughter, Ashleigh is an excellent example of this.  As she has… Read More

Cheesy Jalapeno Stuffed Shrimp Poppers with Red Pepper Jelly Sauce…My Own Kitchen Creation!

The kitchen is my playground and I love creating new recipes!  One of my most popular creations is my “Smokey” Jalapeno Poppers.  They are so good that I never can seem to make enough of them.  Last week, at our “Baby Q”… Read More

Thai Shrimp with Zucchini Noodles…A fresh start for 2016

As we complete one week into the New Year, many of us are focusing on eating healthier and making better food choices.  A great way to incorporate more vegetables in your diet is by using one of my favorite gadgets in the… Read More

Stuffed Shrimp Bread…Your Must-Try Weekend Treat!

Sometimes you come across a dish that you know immediately is a “Must-Try”!  For me, those kind of recipes are small plates that usually involve some type of gooey cheese and of course, can be paired with a crisp Chardonnay.  Add in… Read More

Spicy Mexican Seafood Cocktail…A True Inspiration!

Pinterest!  It had me at “Hello”!  Soooo many food inspirations and sharing of recipes have come from this website and today’s blog is a perfect example of the yummy results!  This is the picture of a Mexican Shrimp cocktail that started it… Read More

New Orleans Style Shrimp and Rice by Martha Stewart

 I love shrimp!  It can be prepared in so many different ways and is especially fun to eat in these warm summer months!  I went looking for a light but tasty shrimp dish with a Cajun twist and I came upon an… Read More

Crab Cakes…Cooking Light Style

My husband, Jeff, LOVES crab cakes!  Me, not so much.  I find that often they are heavy and “bready” tasting or have too many ingredients that take away from the crab.  They are also usually very fattening so I would rather save… Read More

Grilled Char with Yukon Golds and Tomato-Red Onion Relish…A “Cooking Light” Magazine recipe

My husband, Jeff, loves to cook almost as much as me and he loves to try new recipes.  It is quite humorous to watch him search for hours and plan his menu but I love it and do not take it for… Read More

Seafood Stew Leftovers? Turn it into a new dish….Seafood Pasta!

I always love when I make a dish one night, I can turn the leftovers into something completely different the next day…such as the case of the recent Seafood Stew Recipe I posted.   Reheat your stew, add a couple of tablespoons… Read More

Spicy Seafood Stew…Heaven in a Bowl (a personal recipe)

Healthy, delicious, and sooooo easy to make!  As I have mentioned before, Soups and Stews are my favorite kind of meals.  Something about all that savory broth just warms my soul.  This is a recipe that I personally created with some of… Read More