Grilled Shrimp and Spinach Sal...

Jun 20, 2013 by

    In a former life, I worked in the office of a company that manufactured file folders.  It was my first introduction to a...

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Mussels in Tomato Saffron Brot...

Jun 17, 2013 by

  Yes, I am a nerd.  I admit that I did take food blog pictures while I was on vacation.  When I told The Husband what I was...

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Five Seafood Recipes . . .and ...

Jun 6, 2013 by

  My family and I have planned a beach vacation to the Alabama coast.  Not only am I REALLY looking forward to sinking my toes...

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Five Mardi Gras Recipes . . .a...

Feb 11, 2013 by

  Fat Tuesday is tomorrow, but people even as far north as Jackson have been celebrating for weeks.  Store windows have...

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Crab Cakes on Salad Greens wit...

Sep 6, 2012 by

  At the end of last year, while I was getting ready to transfer my WordPress-hosted blog over to a self-hosted site, I was forced...

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Grilled Polenta Shrimp Rounds

Aug 28, 2012 by

  Sunday morning our preacher delivered one of those powerful sermons that had half the women in the congregation crying by the end...

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Grilled Shrimp with Cherry Tom...

Jul 16, 2012 by

  It must be nice to be one of those food bloggers that has the time to make a dish, pick out the perfect props, find the best...

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Seared Scallops with Sauteed R...

May 21, 2012 by

  Sometimes getting a good shot of a dish that we enjoyed can be tricky.  Back in the early days of the blog, I used to slap some...

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Bang Bang Shrimp

Mar 5, 2012 by

  Wow. I don’t know who came up with this recipe first , but God bless them.  Because it’s good. I found this recipe...

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New England Clam Chowder

Jan 19, 2012 by

  Does anyone else out there have a cooking bucket list?  You know, a list of recipes that you hope one day you will be brave...

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Hearty Slow Cooker Jambalaya

Jan 9, 2012 by

  Seeing as how I live the next state over from Cajun country, it should be no surprise that Cajun and Creole food makes its way to...

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Shrimp and Grits

Apr 26, 2011 by

  Two weekends ago, I visited the Mississippi Farmer’s Market in downtown Jackson for the first time. I just love a good...

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Crawfish Fettuccine

Apr 12, 2011 by

It’s crawfish season again.  I have mentioned before that after deer season, this is my husband’s favorite time of year.  There...

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Shrimp Scampi with Linguini

May 12, 2010 by

  Have you ever known someone who grew up during the Great Depression?  They are usually some of the most cost-conscious penny...

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Crawfish Beignets with Cajun D...

Apr 21, 2010 by

  The onset of warmer weather means one thing to my husband – it’s crawfish season!  I would venture to say it’s the...

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Sausage and Clam Puttanesca

Mar 17, 2010 by

  Oh, my poor, poor neglected little blog.  How you have sat – patiently waiting – for a new update while I went...

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Shrimp Bisque with Spicy Crout...

Feb 23, 2010 by

  I swear, it seems like every time I make this bisque I rediscover just how good this is.  I mean, in my mind as I’m flipping...

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Shrimp Risotto

Jan 6, 2010 by

  Words cannot even begin to describe how thankful I am that the New Year has arrived.  I spent my holiday working retail and it...

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Shrimp and Andouille Skewers w...

Aug 19, 2009 by

  I’m kicking off Southern Cookbooks  in My Cabinet with a recipe from Come on In.  Contrary to what I said about the other...

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