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Fettuccine with Arugula Olive Pesto & Shrimp

Fettuccine with Arugula Olive Pesto & Shrimp

Last week was Tom’s birthday and I was so darn busy that I did not make a darn thing for him. Not even his morning smoothie or his cup of [...]

September 21, 2010 × 7 comments

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Pesto Shrimp w/Pancetta & Parmesan Polenta

Pesto Shrimp w/Pancetta & Parmesan Polenta

Now that is an alliterative title! Moving on… I’m really not a big fan of store-bought or even most restaurant pesto. Something about it tastes stale or old…just not fresh. [...]

June 16, 2009 × 20 comments

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Garlic & Mint Shrimp

Garlic & Mint Shrimp

I really love when I find a great recipe that’s 5 ingredients or less. These Garlic & Mint Shrimp are simple, easy and really delicious. I had actually planned on [...]

April 20, 2009 × 3 comments

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Chorizo Radicchio Shrimp with Plantains

Chorizo Radicchio Shrimp with Plantains

This is one of those recipes where you think…Do these things really go together? I came up with this recipe by accident. I had bought an assortment of ingredients to [...]

March 20, 2009 × 1 comment

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Enchilado de Langosta y Camarones (Lobster Creole)

Enchilado de Langosta y Camarones (Lobster Creole)

Maine’s got its big, meaty lobsters. The kind of lobsters so full of meat, that it’s best eaten with a bib and a bowl of melted butter. The kind of [...]

December 22, 2008 × 9 comments

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oat risotto with shrimp, asparagus & pecorino

oat risotto with shrimp, asparagus & pecorino

While I was away on a girls’ weekend in Maine, Tom was attending the annual Asparagus Festival in Western Michigan. Every year, Michiganders celebrate the harvest with a parade, plenty [...]

June 18, 2008 × 7 comments

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shrimp, jicama & black bean salad w/lime serrano dressing

shrimp, jicama & black bean salad w/lime serrano dressing

I think this is my new favorite salad. Actually, I’m pretty sure it is. It’s spicy and smoky, crunchy and refreshing, which is good because it’s been over 90° here [...]

May 23, 2008 × 6 comments

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basil lime shrimp with plantains

basil lime shrimp with plantains

I love plantains. They can be prepared both green (startchy) or over-ripe (sweet). They’re rich in fiber and potassium which makes them a nutritious vegetable, but the sweet ones taste [...]

March 19, 2008 × 8 comments

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fideos with shrimp & chickpeas

fideos with shrimp & chickpeas

I finally got to cook last night. Not just throw a quick soup or salad together, but really cook. It felt great to make something I was excited about, something [...]

February 29, 2008 × 4 comments

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cornmeal & cayenne shrimp w/cheddar farro risotto

cornmeal & cayenne shrimp w/cheddar farro risotto

Not that I’m making any resolutions or anything, but this year I’m going to try to use more and different whole grains in my cooking. I’ve pretty much cut out [...]

January 11, 2008 × 6 comments

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My bridal shower was this past Saturday, and one of the (many) delicious things my mom made was shrimp cocktail. Even though there were only 23 guests, she bought about [...]

March 28, 2007 × 0 comments