Category Archives: Seafood

Fried Calamari

Like Me? Please Share MeNow that Christmas is over it is time to think about a New Year’s Eve Party Menu. Here is my recipe for Fried Calamari. Super easy, delicious and a real crowd pleaser. For more great appetizer … Continue reading

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Cool Salads For A Hot Summer Day

Like Me? Please Share MeI am sure you have been asking the same question I have: WHEN WILL THIS HOT WEATHER END? This summer is the hottest summer on record for the whole country and when it comes to lunch … Continue reading

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A Simple Light Dinner For A Spring Evening

Like Me? Please Share MeWhat could be better than a simple light dinner now that the weather is starting to get warmer? Many of us are using our verandas to relax and enjoy the beautiful weather and to partake in … Continue reading

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Lobster Fest 2015

Like Me? Please Share MeMarch is almost here and, for me, March is Lobster Fest Month. I’m not quite sure how this came about but I’m going to guess that it’s because my sister’s birthday is in March and she … Continue reading

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4th of July Barbeque Feast

Like Me? Please Share MeFor me there is no better day to show off my barbequing skills than on the most important American Holiday of all- The 4th of July.  Since barbequing is an all American summer pastime on the … Continue reading

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What I Learned About Cooking Whole Fish

Like Me? Please Share Me   Saturday night I cooked 2 whole Yellow-Tail Snappers.  And I learned a whole lot about whole fish while I was at it.  I got the inkling to cook whole fish after reading an article … Continue reading

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Cedar Plank Grilling

Like Me? Please Share Me Sunday, early evening, was the perfect time to grill and what better food to grill than seafood AND what better way to grill seafood than on cedar planks?  Every time I grill with or without … Continue reading

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The Cookbook

Like Me? Please Share MeYou haven’t heard from me for over a month because I have been diligently working on my cookbook.  This is an incredibly daunting task.  I honestly did not know what I was getting myself into when … Continue reading

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Decadence At It’s Best!!!!

Like Me? Please Share Me There is only one word for Lobster Mac and Cheese – Decadence!!!! I recently catered a party at which the Lobster Mac and Cheese was the headliner on the menu.  I made this outrageously deliciously … Continue reading

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Where Have I Been?

Like Me? Please Share MeIt has been over a month since I posted an article on my blog.  Why? some are asking.  June was an incredibly busy month.  For the first part of June I had family visiting.  There were … Continue reading

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