Sesame Ginger Salmon

If you cook dinner every night, you know the hardest part is sometimes just coming up with the menu!  I challenged my daughter to plan dinner. I was happy to do the cooking but I was brain-dead.  I’d bought some frozen wild salmon at the grocery store and wanted to cook that. She found this […]

Salmon with Yogurt Sauce

I had bought some frozen salmon filets for dinner this week but had no idea what I was going to do with them.  Then the new Cooking Light arrived and this Spice Roasted Salmon caught my eye. I didn’t have any garam masala but I used a brown sugar and paprika salmon rub I’d bought […]

Shrimp in Coconut Sauce

I got this recipe from Cooking Light many years ago.  I like to serve red beans and coconut rice with these shrimp but plain rice or noodles would be good too. I usually serve some simple green vegetable like steamed snow peas with this. If your rice cooker has a steamer basket you can steam […]

Creamy Pasta with Shrimp

I had a few leftover frozen shrimp to use up and decided on pasta with some sort of creamy sauce, like an Alfredo.  I usually make an Alfredo sauce using cream cheese  but didn’t have any so searched through some cookbooks for something else that sounded good. I stumbled upon from America’s Most Wanted Recipes: […]

Fried Fish Sandwich

In my quest to try to eat more fish, I made some crispy fish sandwiches from tilapia filets.  I think they would have been better with some lettuce and tomato but I had neither around so I just added some tartar sauce and a slice of white onion.  If you like, you can soak onion […]