Grilled Herb Shrimp with Mango Salsa Recipe

I just have to share one of my all time favorite recipes with you…Grilled Herb Shrimp with Mango Salsa!  It comes from Food Network superstar, Ina Garten, The Barefoot Contessa’s book, Parties! I make it as often as I can when mangos are in season, and sometimes without the salsa because I love it so […]

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  June 6, 2011   No comments

Where Should I Buy a Spice Rack?

Here are some ideas from Bed Bath & Beyond, Williams-Sonoma, Crate & Barrel, Sears, Amazon and Sur la Table. My kitchen is “space challenged” so I am always looking for ways to condense anything and everything.  Choosing the spice rack that works best for you and your space available can be overwhelming because there are […]

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  June 1, 2011   No comments

I Love Saveur Magazine!

My new favorite foodie thing is Saveur magazine.  I was given a subscription as a Christmas gift from my nephew and his wife.  Have a look at their website www.saveur.com and sign up for their newsletter; you will be glad you did.  The Editor-In-Chief is James Oseland, who you might know as a judge on […]

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  May 5, 2011   No comments

February Food Quotes

“We should look for someone to eat and drink with before looking for something to eat and drink.” Epicurus (341-270 BC)  “It is a difficult matter to argue with the belly since it has no ears.” Cato the Elder (234-149 BC)  “Fish, to taste right, must swim three times—in water, in butter, and in wine.” […]

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  February 24, 2011   No comments

Super Bowl Food! Chicken Wings Three ways!

It’s Super Bowl time again!!  One of the favorite foods for anyone’s game time spread is chicken wings!  Below you will find three easy and tasty recipes for wings.  Try one or all three.   These chicken wings can be served hot or at room temperature, but always with lots of napkins. All recipes are for […]

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  February 1, 2011   No comments