The Lighter Side: Shrimp & Cilantro Wraps

One of the obvious hazards of being passionate about cooking, eating and food blogging is that periodically it is likely to catch up with you. It has caught up with me recently, so I am making an effort to exercise more, eat less, and come up with some lighter and healthier recipes so that [...]

Fried Green Tomatoes

Fried Green Tomatoes with Fresh Tomato Relish

Fried green tomatoes have their roots in the South, and are a delicious preparation for firm, tangy green (unripe) tomatoes. If you are unable to get unripe tomatoes, there are some heirloom varietals that are green in color and can make a good substitute if not [...]

Steamed cod with spinach and tomatoes

Short on time and needing a healthy dinner idea? Here’s one of my favorite simple preparations for fish.

Delicate cod is a perfect candidate for steaming

1 lb. Alaskan true cod, ling cod filets, or other delicate white fish, cut into four pieces Fresh spinach leaves (about 8 oz) Cherry, grape or toy [...]