Labor Day Recipes

Labor Day Recipes

Labor Day weekend is almost here, and that means the last barbeques, pool parties, and fun of the summer! I’m not usually a fall lover, but since it’s been in the 100′s here since MAY, I am, for possibly the first time in my life, excited for fall to come! Goodbyeeeee, summer! But before we… 

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Grilled Grouper with Basil-Lime Pistou

Grilled Grouper with Basil Lime Pistou

What is pistou, you ask? Good question. I wondered that too. Turns out, it’s pretty much just the snotty French way to say pesto. Actually, that’s not entirely true. Apparently, pistou doesn’t include pine nuts, like a traditional pesto does. But basically, it’s a snotty French nut-free pesto. I’m allowed to make fun of the… 

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Carne Asada

Carne Asada

Back before I started the blog, Nick used to cook for me pretty frequently. There are two things he always made that really stand out in my mind thanks to their amazingness. One is his Almond Crusted Fish with Warm Coconut Peanut Sauce. The other? A meatlover’s dream: carne asada burritos! That man has a… 

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Key West Grilled Chicken Skewers

Key West Grilled Chicken Skewers

I love spring/summer weather. I say spring/summer because spring weather here is like summer weather back home. Low 80′s every day? I’ll take it! I use every excuse possible to be outside. Less gym and more running in the sun. Lots of walks for Kaiser. And we’re taking another (more successful) stab at gardening this… 

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