Buttery Garlic Shrimp: A Scampi Tale


” A skimpy… a scampi!” Sometimes you just want something easy and indulgent… That’s NOT a dessert food. Enter buttery, delicious, succulent garlic shrimp. So easy, yummy and satisfying without all the “what the hell did i just eat???” guilt. Another perfect (end of) summer quicker whipper upper…. 

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Summer Sashimi

Hey guys and gals… I’m back! Sorry I’ve been away for a while. You know that saying, ” Life is what happens when you’re busy making plans”? Well, that’s exactly what happened to me over the last month or so. All awesome adventures, creative breakthroughs and happenings pretty much. Well except for that one thing,… 

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“LET THEM EAT CAKE!”… A (True) Wedding Story

  I recently attended an awesome, quaint and fun wedding in the countryside (a briar to be exact) in upstate New York. The setting was perfect, the guests had great energy and the vibe was awesome (but then again the bride and groom are awesome folks, so it was to be expected).

Roasted Beets

Never Miss a Beet

Good old beets. Pretty, huh? You either love them or you hate them. It’s just one of those things. Like Marmite. I fell in love with beets years ago when I first had them over a frisee salad with goat cheese and a red wine herb vinaigrette. I remember thinking the colors were so pretty…. 

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A Community Farm with SWAG!

April 22nd was Earth Day, and I got to do something very different and karmically good in honor of our lovely planet. The huz and I hung out with some oh so down to earth (pun intended) folks and kiddies at an urban farm in Newark, NJ. I know you’re probably thinking, “Newark, NJ?”… and YES:… 

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