Category Archives: Seafood

Thai Coconut Shrimp Soup from www.tasteloveandnourish.com | @tasteLUVnourish | #thai #coconut #shrimp #soup @lovemysilk

Thai Coconut Shrimp Soup

I love the flavors of Thai cooking. The contrasts between sweet, sour, salty and spicy are intriguing and unique. This soup, with flavors of creamy coconut, spicy red chilis and a bit of curry, finds balance with citrusy lemongrass and lime. This is a recipe I’ve wanted to make for a while now. There are… continue reading »

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Shrimp with Pancetta and Peas Over Soft Polenta from Taste Love & Nourish

Shrimp with Pancetta and Peas Over Soft Polenta

As much as cooking is a passion of mine, finding a meal that comes together quickly, simply and impressively is like finding a five pound box of jumbo shrimp at my door! So, imagine my happiness right now…I’m one of thirty food bloggers chosen to participate in a Shrimp Showdown hosted by OXO and the… continue reading »

Crab Crostini - this simple elegant appetizer can come together in minutes.

Crab Crostini

Years ago, when my children were little, we started a tradition of having family over for Christmas Eve dinner. I wasn’t really experienced at entertaining, but I loved the days leading up to that dinner. I’d spend all day in the kitchen preparing an assortment of appetizers…all made individually by hand. It was a little… continue reading »

Healthy Summer Salads Roundup Collage

50 Healthy Summer Salads and Five Tips for Creating the Perfect Salad

I could eat a salad for lunch and dinner every day. Salads are super versatile and with summer here, your options are endless with all of those beautiful fresh fruits and veggies in our markets and farm stands. When the heat of the day has the best of you, salad for dinner sounds a lot… continue reading »

Mashed Fava Bean and Smoked Salmon Flatbread

Lunchtime: Mashed Fava Bean and Smoked Salmon Flatbread

Mashed Fava Bean and Smoked Salmon Flatbread This is the second of my “Lunchtime” posts. You may remember my first, Tuscan Toast with Goat Cheese, Pea Shoots and Blackberries. This is where I share my odd-ball lunches, in the hopes that you may find them kind of delicious too! We ate a lot of fava… continue reading »

Chipotle Grilled Salmon with Pineapple Avocado Salsa

Chipotle Grilled Salmon with Pineapple Avocado Salsa

Chipotle Grilled Salmon with Pineapple Avocado Salsa Have I mentioned that we eat a lot of fish? Ummm, yeah. Probably too many times. The reason? My daughter, Katie is a pescatarian. Other than fruits, veggies, grains and chocolate…she only eats seafood. No meat, chicken, pork or other living things with two to four legs (fins… continue reading »

Mediterranean Chopped Salad with Seared Scallops…and a Giveaway!

Mediterranean Chopped Salad with Seared Scallops This salad is full of the flavors I grew up with. I’ve mentioned before, I’m an Armenian girl who grew up eating a lot of Middle Eastern and Mediterranean food. One bite of this salad and I feel like I’m back in my Mom’s kitchen. The flavors of the… continue reading »