The Devil's Brother Went Down to Texas

Traditional Shrimp Fra Diavolo is a garlicky, slightly spicy Italian-American dish made with shrimp and served over pasta. “Fra Diavolo” literally translates to “brother devil” from Italian. Our version of this dish is made with sweet Gulf shrimp and has an extra kick of heat....more
Excuse me while I run to get a rag to wipe the drool off my keyboard. LOL! This looks ...more

Down-Home Elegant Clams Casino

As spring rolls in, so do the backyard get-togethers and garden parties.  I always love the idea of an outdoor gathering in early spring. Imagine an evening with friends on an expansive deck adorned with white lanterns (and porch heaters combating the crisp March air.) Ladies wearing sandles and light wraps sip sparkling cocktails and nibble on warm hor d’oeuvres teetering on the end of winter and the brink of spring....more

Food for Thought: Food-Borne Illnesses, Contaminants & Recalls

Gambling at the Grocery Store As I sit down to write this post, I have just returned from doing our weekly grocery shopping at Super Target...more