Fish with Bacon-Tomato Butter

Fish with Bacon-Tomato Butter

I know you're probably not going to believe me on this, but this is a Cooking Light recipe. Bacon? Butter? Yup. Still Cooking Light. Everything in moderation my friends.   The problem here … [Read more...]

Shrimp Rotini with Arugula Pesto

Shrimp Rotini with Arugula Pesto

We are in that weird beginning-of-fall/end-of-summer phase right now, where the weather can be anywhere from 50-80 degrees. So my weeknight dinners are just as random. I keep going in between comfort … [Read more...]

Open-Faced Salmon and Avocado BLTs

Open-Faced Salmon and Avocado BLTs

Salmon, avocado, and bacon... what's not to love? This recipe is perfect for nights that you just need to whip something up quickly with little effort. Although I will warn you, it's not exactly an … [Read more...]

Grilled Octopus Salad

Grilled Octopus Salad

A while back, I was given the opportunity to visit Davio's Northern Italian Steakhouse. Naturally, I jumped at the chance. Davio's has been a staple in the Philadelphia food scene for a while now. … [Read more...]

Cavatappi Pasta with Salmon and Sauteed Fennel

Cavatappi Pasta with Salmon and Sauteed Fennel

  Just because the weather is warming up, doesn't mean I'm willing to give up pasta. But pasta with a traditional meat sauce is a bit ... heavy on hot days. This recipe from Cooking Light is a … [Read more...]

Fish with Pineapple Salsa and Tomato-Avocado Salad

Fish with Pineapple Salsa and Tomato-Avocado Salad

Now that the weather is finally warming up, it's time to start incorporating more "summery" foods into my dinner. The June issue of Cooking Light included a recipe for Tilapia with Pineapple Salsa and … [Read more...]

Crispy Coconut Kale with Roasted Salmon, Sweet Potatoes, and Coconut Rice

Crispy Coconut Kale with Roasted Salmon, Sweet Potatoes and Coconut Rice

I have to admit, kale is really not my favorite green. It tends to, well, taste like a leaf. So I was intrigued when I came across this recipe for Crispy Coconut Kale on Food 52 by Ashley Couse of … [Read more...]

Smoky Portuguese-Style Mussels

Smoky Portuguese-Style Mussels

Mussels are one of my favorite quick meal options -- they take just 5 minutes to cook! This recipe for Smoky Portuguese-Style Mussels infuses the broth with turkey kielbasa and smoked paprika before … [Read more...]

Lobster Rolls with Fennel and Citrus

Lobster Rolls with Shaved Fennel & Citrus

This year's South Street Spring Festival is right around the corner! On Saturday, May 3 from 11:00 to 8:00 pm, eight blocks of South Street will showcase the best restaurants, bars, food … [Read more...]

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Salmon and Snow Pea Brown Rice Bowls

Brown rice can take a while to cook but it makes for a great base for a yummy meal. If you don’t want to wait for traditional brown rice to cook, you can always use the microwave pouches to get this … [Read more...]