Shrimp with Red Chili Coconut Sauce

Coconut Chili Shrimp 2

When I’m looking for a change in my dinner time routine I like to throw a little seafood into the mix.  But my sweet husband is just not much of a seafood lover.  One thing we can both agree on is shrimp.  Since shrimp is so versatile I can easily come up with ways to […]

Greek Pasta with Shrimp

Greek Shrimp Pasta Recipe

This is my favorite time of year.  The time changed this weekend.  We spent the afternoon playing tennis under a warm, blue sky.  Later the kids played in the sprinklers until they were soaked.  Spring has arrived in these parts.  If it hasn’t shown its face around your house yet it soon will. This is […]

Shrimp Scampi

I hope you all don’t think any less of me, but I have to tell you, dinner isn’t always the time of day I look forward to the most.  It’s so easy to get tired and uninspired after a busy day, and especially so after a series of busy days.  Some days the kitchen is […]

Gluten Free Crunchy Salt and Vinegar Baked Fish

Crunchy Salt and Vinegar Baked Fish

The holidays are here, and they came in a hurry this year.  I’m sure most of you feel that way too.  You blink your eyes and summer turns into Halloween then Thanksgiving hits you right in the face.  I’m one of those people who likes to get all the Christmas shopping finished early so I […]

Grilled Fajitas – on a stick!

Grilled Fajitas from Our Family Eats

During the summer I use the grill more than I use the stove.  Being outside is just so much more relaxing than standing over the stove.  Admittedly, I’m being a little bit selfish when fire up the grill.  For just a few moments I get to stand outside in the sunshine and listen to nothing […]

Low Country Boil with Homemade Seasoning Mix

Low Country Boil

A Low Country Boil is my idea of a perfect no-fuss meal that’s just perfect for summer entertaining.  In the time it takes to boil potatoes, you can have an entire meal prepared.  And the best part?  Everything cooks in the same pot.  If you hate cleaning up after a meal as much as I […]

Shrimp Feta and Tomato Bake – a healthy shrimp recipe

baked shrimp feta tomatoes

Easy Shrimp, Feta, and Tomato Bake – a healthy shrimp recipe This meal is a perfect example of my cooking philosophy: it doesn’t take a huge investment of time or money to create an incredible meal.  This healthy shrimp recipe feels like a splurge, but remains budget-friendly by using a few well chosen ingredients. Feta […]

Coconut Shrimp with Sweet and Spicy Dipping Sauce

coconut shrimp

Crispy, crunchy, lightened up Coconut Shrimp that are baked, not fried – perfect for a quick dinner or to serve as a party appetizer.  This is just what you need to cure a case of the winter blues.  This meal was such a breath of fresh air after eating my fill of soups and stews […]