Grilled Halibut

Grilled Halibut Halibut used to be the only fish I would order in a restaurant when I was young, because it was fancy, more expensive than a hamburger and didn’t taste fishy.  Well before my palette was willing to experiment.  And, it sounded like I knew what I was doing with the “I’ll take the grilled halibut”.  … More Grilled Halibut

Spanish Tortilla

Spanish Tortilla While in Europe recently, I took a break from trying to decipher menu items in German and stopped in at a Spanish Tapas bar.  Right smack dab in Innsbruck, Austria – who knew? While, I’m not really familiar with Tapas, I really like the idea of little bits of this and that along with … More Spanish Tortilla

Spicy Shrimp Stirfry

Spicy Shrimp Stir fry My pepper plants are beginning to product a variety of peppers and one of the best way to use them is in a healthy stir fry.   Stir fry’s are one of those dishes that can be an assortment of most any vegetables, meats, tofu.  The quick cooking process helps keep the … More Spicy Shrimp Stirfry

Pico de Gallo

Fresh Pico de gallo We came home from vacation this week and found ripe peppers and tomatoes abundant in the garden.  What a nice welcome back gift! One of the things we craved on vacation was plain old chips and salsa.  The areas we visited didn’t serve a lot of fresh vegetables so we couldn’t … More Pico de Gallo