Karen Ballum Clam juice was always my old reliable, too, but if you've got seafood shells (even ...more

Spiced Pan-Seared Salmon

Cilantro Lime Swordfish Kebabs

Baked Mussels: Two Ways!

I love baked mussels! It is one of the dishes that are so easy to cook. However, if you are buying farmed mussels, you will more likely end up with dirty and muddy mussels. I agree that it is one of the things that I don’t like about this seafood but sometimes, the extra effort it takes to prepare this yummy food is worth it. These baked mussels are the perfect dish for me on a sunny day. I say that this dish goes really well with a glass of bubbly prosecco or cava! For this recipe, I made the baked mussels, two-ways. One has a crispy, tangy topping while the other one is a cheesy version....more


Clam chowder is basically a beautiful combination of things I can’t eat: heavy cream, flour, and croutons. My taste buds and my stomach don’t agree sometimes.So I did the next best thing by recreating it at home in my gluten free and dairy free version. The flavor is spot on and I love that I can enjoy it as much as I want without keeling over in pain (Yes, that does happen sometimes). Using bone broth as the stock even gives it a healing property. [Read more]...more

Scallop Tartlets with Mixed Greens

 My husband and I enjoy seafood very much, and we are fortunate to have a great seafood market that has a large selection of fresh fish.Here are some tips that will help you buy the freshest fish available. If you are buying a whole fish:...more

Sauteed Scallops by The Gourmet Mom

Easy Seafood Dynamite Appetizers

Seafood Arrabiata with Lobster

Lobster & Pasta – A Flavorful Seafood Arrabiata Recipe“It’s difficult to think anything but pleasant thoughts while eating a homegrown tomato.”~ Lewis GrizzardTomatoes.  Unfortunately, most of the year, tomatoes are flavorless; however, the summer brings flavorful, juicy, not to be missed, tomatoes. How glorious is summer?I apologize for going on and on about fresh produce.  I am like a kid in a candy shop where fresh local fruits and veggies are concerned....more