Main Dish

Panko Crusted Salmon and Warm French Lentils

It’s been a long hiatus since I last blogged about food.  To be honest, I haven’t been upright for more than 8 weeks so the thought of cooking and food in general has not been appetizing (very sad for a foodie).  My kids have watched more than their half hour allotment of television and the […]

Grilled Fish Tacos

This is my go-to meal at any Mexican restaurant. I do not like them heavily breaded and fried but rather grilled or lightly fried. This light meal reminds me of hot Texas summers and nothing washes it all down better than a cool margarita. Grilled Fish Tacos Recipe Source: Barbeque Nation 2 teaspoons ground ancho […]

Cedar Plank Salmon

The health benefits of eating fish have been overwhelming. It is a low fat protein that has also been shown to alleviate ailments such as depression and inflammation. Eating fish twice a week can also lower your risk of dying from heart disease. This recipe is my favorite preparation of one of my favorite fish, […]

Potato Soup with Shrimp

With Fall officially here, it has felt like soup sort of weather. We had this soup along with homemade wheat bread. I have made this soup without the shrimp and I substituted frozen corn instead. Potato Soup with Shrimp Recipe Courtesy of Paula Deen 1/2 stick butter 1 small onion, diced 2 medium carrots, diced […]

Fish Cutlets

These are reminiscent of a crab cake but with an Indian twist. Fish Cutlets Recipe Courtesy of Rekha Mathai 3 cans tuna or canned salmon 2 large potatoes, boiled and mashed 1 1/2 diced medium onions 1 large bunch cilantro, chopped 3-4 curry leaves (optional) 2 teaspoons garlic paste 1/2-1 teaspoons ginger paste 1/2 teaspoon […]