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Category: Seafood

Pasta with Clam Sauce

Pasta with Clam Sauce

I wanted to make a pasta without tomato sauce for once, but with fresh tomatoes instead. I also wanted to try putting some fresh herbs in the sauce from our garden (yes, after 31 years I finally have a garden). I used rosemary, thyme and […]

Baked Coconut & Panko Shrimp

Baked Coconut & Panko Shrimp

Healthy coconut shrimp baed in the oven.

Grilled Fish Tacos

Grilled Fish Tacos

It’s about time I finally did a post about fish tacos since moving to the West Coast. I’ve made these on occasion but never wrote about them before. Most of the fish taco versions in San Diego are deep fried cod with a red cabbage […]

Filet of Sole with Ham and Cheese stuffing

Filet of Sole with Ham and Cheese stuffing

Filet of sole with ham and cheese stuffing recipe. Great for a light and healthy dinner.

Paella!

Paella!

Paella! Should always be written with an exclamation point at the end. Because it’s exciting! It was certainly the punch in the mouth I needed lately. In a non-violent, non scary way. I’ve been an extremely grumpybear the past couple weeks. Yes, I said grumpybear […]

Broiled Tilapia with Lime Chipotle Marinade

Broiled Tilapia with Lime Chipotle Marinade

  Quick, healthy and easy dinner within 30 minutes. Wow that sounded cheesy. This is my last Saucy Mama contest entry. It is broiled tilapia with lime chipotle marinade, served with a side of nectarine salsa, and sautéed zucchini. Just to warn you – this […]

Let’s have a B.L.A.S.T.! That is, a Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, Shrimp and Tomato sandwich.

Let’s have a B.L.A.S.T.! That is, a Bacon, Lettuce, Avocado, Shrimp and Tomato sandwich.

  Now, I absolutely would’ve loved to say that I made up this clever name for this sandwich all on my own, but I was about to name it the BLATS until my husband suggested, “Why don’t you name it the BLAST instead? As in, […]

My first lobster sacrifice(s).

My first lobster sacrifice(s).

I went to the supermarket on Saturday night, to buy a few things for our unintentional vegetarian meal. We didn’t plan on any animal sacrifices. Then I saw the sign: Lobsters! $6.99/lb! I asked Chris if we should try it. I didn’t ask “Hey, do […]