Kid-Friendly · Seafood

Kid-Friendly Salmon

I came home tonight, and my husband had cooked this salmon. We're always trying to eat more fish, but gosh it's hard. I thought it was delicious, and my son even took a couple bites! Success!! 1/3 cup soy sauce 2 tbls. vegetable oil 2 tbls. brown sugar 2 garlic cloves, minced 1 lb. salmon fillet… Continue reading Kid-Friendly Salmon

Seafood · Soups

Seafood Chowder

A casual conversation prior to a cold front and the Super Bowl turns to food.  No shocker here.  Thankful for friends that always have the perfect recipes at the right time.  Deidra has four children and is an amazing cook.  She shared with me that her children are now very much an active  part of the kitchen. … Continue reading Seafood Chowder


Javanese Salmon

I had this at Portland good friends, Iva-Marie and Kyle’s, and I had to learn to make it. They had had it at the restaurant Saucebox and asked for the recipe. (How much do we love it when our friends have the chutzpah to ask for the recipe?) Then somebody wrote into Bon Appetit asking… Continue reading Javanese Salmon


Fish Tacos with Lime-Cilantro Crema

My friend, Lisa discovered this recipe from Cooking Light, 2006.  My family loves it.   I buy the frozen bag of Tilapia at Wal-Mart.   I double the crema recipe, as we like more sauce.  We also  make the crema ahead and add a little more lime juice than it calls for.  The consistency should be the a little… Continue reading Fish Tacos with Lime-Cilantro Crema


Spicy Tequila Lime Shrimp

Kendra's business partner Jeremy shared this yummy recipe. It is another great one for the grill. Spicy Tequila Lime Shrimp 1 lb peeled and deveined medium to large sized prawns 1/4 cup tequila 1/4 cup lime juice 1 T red pepper flakes 1-2 T chopped fresh cilantro Mix all ingredients in glass bowl and let… Continue reading Spicy Tequila Lime Shrimp