Category Archives: seafood


Salads are a great no-heat dinner option during these oh so hot evenings we’ve been having lately. Noodle bowls are one of my favorite warm-weather Vietnamese foods (the other being a banh mi sandwich) and I was pleasantly surprised at how … Continue reading

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dukk, dukk, salmon

Are you looking for a new way to prepare fish? We are fans of oven-baking fish to get that moist, flakey texture without much fuss. I like to have it topped with a layer of panko breadcrumbs or just seasoned … Continue reading

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oh, cod it’s cold out!

Let’s start this post by talking about the same thing that everyone’s talking about. It’s cold. It’s cold and miserable. It’s cold, miserable, and it’s sucking the life out of my soul. Somewhere, deep down, I know that it’ll get … Continue reading

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pantry challenge- week one update

So. Not gonna lie. Our Pantry Challenge has been a little derailed. We decided that this weekend was a good time to start painting our kitchen cabinets (bye bye knotty pine!) and so our kitchen is a complete mess with … Continue reading

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shish kabobs

Did you see the yummy pineapple shrimp skewers that accompanied my cucumber couscous recipe? Well here’s the recipe I promised! Using my favorite bottled marinade this meal comes together as fast as you can chop veggies. And grilled food on … Continue reading

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magic grits

I have missed out on grits for my entire life. Until too recently I swore I hated anything soft made with cornmeal. Though I love corn chips, I’m opposed to corn tortilla, I thought I hated polenta, and grits? Fugghedaboutit! … Continue reading

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prep ahead

My favorite weeknight meals are the simple (read: easy) ones. I especially like one pot dishes, where you have your protein and veggies hanging out together. Stir fries are great for that and this recipe is in that vein. Speaking of … Continue reading

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