Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

Eggplant Parmesan Pasta

Tender pieces of eggplant are tossed together with shells, fresh mozzarella and an heirloom tomato sauce for a fresh take on eggplant parmesan in this easy weeknight pasta dish.  I have you scratching your head a little bit right now? Where’s the crispy fried...
Pork and Apricot Kebobs

Pork and Apricot Kebobs

These easy make ahead sweet and sour Pork and Apricot Kebobs are the perfect busy weeknight staple with a quick toss on the grill and dinner is on the table in no time.  I like to think we are pretty open and honest around these parts here, right? So with that in...
Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish

Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish

Your typical cheeseburger gets a Mediterranean twist with thick slices of brie and a colorful relish of grilled peppers, sweet figs and California Ripe Olives.  Grill a Mediterranean Brie Burger with Olive Fig Relish up for dinner tonight!  Summer produce is hitting...
Corn Cakes with Shrimp and Tomatoes

Corn Cakes with Shrimp and Tomatoes

Get the most out of fresh corn season by making tender Corn Cakes topped with spicy Shrimp and Tomatoes for a fresh and easy weeknight dinner.  I’ve come to the conclusion that writing about summer recipes for me is a giant paradox.  You see, as I was beginning...
Spicy Thai Chili Tuna Summer Roll

Spicy Thai Chili Tuna Summer Roll

Filled with fresh vegetables, avocado, herbs and spicy seasoned tuna this Spicy Thai Chili Tuna Summer Roll makes a great on the go lunch for picnics and beach days all summer long.  I’ve recently fallen into a weird habit now that I’m working from home...
Lobster Rolls with Lemon Herb Butter

Lobster Rolls with Lemon Herb Butter

Once you try warm Lobster Rolls with Lemon Herb Butter, you’ll never go back to the New England version again.  Packed full of sweet lobster, fresh herbs, lemon zest and butter this roll is what summer is about.    Summertime cooking is all about two things for...
Steamed Clams with Chorizo and Tomatoes

Steamed Clams with Chorizo and Tomatoes

On your next date night think about spending it at home with a glass of wine, Netflix on the television and big bowls of Steamed Clams with Chorizo and Tomatoes.   Do you still go on date nights with your significant other? After nearly 12 years of togetherness,...
Shrimp and Chorizo Jambalaya

Shrimp and Chorizo Jambalaya

Add a little Mexican flair to this traditional Creole dish and sit down to a big hearty meal of Shrimp and Chorizo Jambalaya.  Back in the beginning of April I skedaddled out of town (also how has a month flown by already?) for a jaunt down to New Orleans for 5 days....
Gnocchi with Lamb, Peas and Parsley Mint Pesto

Gnocchi with Lamb, Peas and Parsley Mint Pesto

Make the most of beautiful spring weather and flavors with an easy dinner to get you back outside again! Gnocchi with Lamb, Peas and Parsley Mint Pesto is fresh, fast and the perfect weeknight dinner to enjoy on the porch.  What a beautiful weekend we just had! I was...
Oven Baked Korean Fried Chicken

Oven Baked Korean Fried Chicken

Get your spicy fried chicken fix without the added grease and fat with Oven Baked Korean Fried Chicken! You know how you’ll hear a popular song on the radio and it’ll get stuck in your head for days no matter how hard you try to listen to something else?...
Avocado Crab Cake Sliders

Avocado Crab Cake Sliders

On your next burger night, take a trip to the ocean with Avocado Crab Cake Sliders. I’m curious how often to do you cook seafood at home? Fish was the norm growing up in my house.  We ate it, we caught it and we threw summer parties filled with it.  I honestly...