Shrimp & Black Eyed Pea Salad


Happy New Year, everyone! Being from the South, I've learned that it is a tradition to eat some variation of  a cut of pork, greens, and, of course, black eyed peas on January One. Each element of … [Read more...]

Cilantro Pesto Shrimp & Cheesy Pesto Orzo


Shrimpie Kabobs- this is summer lovin at it's very best.  I totally took advantage of my allotted 12 ounces of seafood this week- pinterest does the most damage when it comes to feeding into my … [Read more...]

Greek Shrimp Risotto with Asparagus


Hello little shrimpies, we meat meet again.  It seems to becoming a regular occurance for this preggo dietitian to cook with shellfish.  I can't help it though.  Meat disgusts me most of the time.  … [Read more...]

Shrimp & Rice Noodle Salad


I love salads.  They are such a lovely assortment of textures and flavors, and the ingredient possibilities are endless; say you stay strictly on the vegetarianside- you're safe with a hearty … [Read more...]

Cajun Shrimp & Rice


 This weekend was so fun, but almost a blurrrrr.  Did I sleep?  I sure feel like I didn't.  I thought about taking a recoup day on Monday- but failed to remember that with all the hustle and bustle … [Read more...]

Cavatappi with Shrimp & Vodka Sauce


Because it is Friday, I bring you some fun (translation: booze filled pasta).  Well.. I also brought you a spiked fruit salad on Monday..  but it was Monday.  I think we all could use a drink after a … [Read more...]

Truffled Crawfish Mac & Cheese


For the New Year holiday my sweet Fireman and I dined out at a local hot spot, Brownstone, formerly inspired by chef Casey Thompson and her love for Southern cuisine.  The girl was amazing on Top … [Read more...]

Pineapple Shrimp Fried Rice


According to one of my favorite 4 year olds- this is rice with the 'yucky stuff'.   He actually loves fried rice- but announces what would make you think different.  His momma- one of my favorite … [Read more...]

Cajun Shrimp-Stuffed Potatoes


This is a good recipe.  By good, I mean easy enough for a weeknight, fun enough for a weekend, and definitely a conversation piece for entertaining friends for a dinner meal.  After all- even the … [Read more...]

Seafood Risotto


Last week my Fireman hit a milestone- he has reached 30 years on this earth.  Of course, I made much to do about this special day, including throwing (with the help of FireMom) a surprise party … [Read more...]