Category Archives: fish

Crab Cakes


RECIPE IDEA I used to think you could only get really good crab cakes at a Baltimore restaurant. Then my friend Harry Cole invited a group of us to spend the weekend at his home on the Eastern Shore of … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon Frittata


  Smoked Salmon Frittata The French have their omelets but the Italians have Frittata. The ingredients are basically the same but the preparation method varies. A frittata is cooked open face over low heat until it is nearly set. Then … Continue reading

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Smoked Salmon in Cream Sauce with Pasta


In “The World According to Don” (my husband), Monday is pasta night at our house. If he’s cooking, we eat pasta on Mondays. If I’m cooking, that’s not necessarily the menu, but yesterday I did make pasta for dinner. Pasta … Continue reading

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Flounder in Scallion and Ginger Sauce


IDEA This is great dish to cook when you’re in the mood for fish. The idea came from the South Beach Diet book by Dr. Arthur Agatson, MD. Whether or not you are trying to shed a few pounds or … Continue reading

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Almond Flounder Meunière


I was away at a Women’s Retreat for the weekend. Don should have had time to relax, but he got a pinched nerve in his back! Nevertheless, he made himself a delicious meal. We enjoy fish and it seems this … Continue reading

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Barley with Green Beans Parmesan


I am a Type 2 Diabetic. I’ve discovered that if I eat mostly vegetarian meals, I can better maintain my blood sugar. Over the weekend I did some research into the Eat Right for Your Blood Type diet. I am … Continue reading

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Amazing French Dinner


Our good friends, Marky and Ed Trinkle, gave Don and me a terrific French cookbook by Dori Greenspan, Around My French Table, for Christmas. I made a delicious supper  using recipes from it. We had Lentil, Lemon and Tuna Salad, Corn Pancakes and Tomato … Continue reading

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Salmon with Shrimp Cream Sauce


By the time Friday rolls around, I’m usually tired and ready for a good meal and a quiet evening. Last Friday was no different. It was a busy week at work, and I ended the week with a new haircut … Continue reading

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Scallops, Cauliflower Surprise, Broccoli & Apple Crisp


Don went to the VMI football game this afternoon, and the team won, which is rather unusual.  While he was gone, I updated the blog and planned supper. Supper was easy, yet delicious. We had scallops, steamed broccoli, Southbeach “cauliflower surprise “and … Continue reading

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