Seafood

Parchment Packet Sesame Salmon

Parchment packet sesame salmon
Parchment packet cooking is my JAM lately. I swear I could make breakfast, lunch and dinner in a parchment packet. The best part is that my house would be clean afterwards, because that is the miracle of parchment packets!If you're not familiar with parchment paper, it's basically like wax paper that can go in the oven. Nana introduced me to it...

Man Cooking, the Salmon Edition

Best (and easiet) salmon recipe on the planet
When I was a young man, of about as many years as an octopus has legs, my parents passed on a few lessons that would stick with me for the rest of my life. Some, I would find to be very important and consciously applicable to situations. Others were just guidelines for daily life. Treat your friends like...

Loaded Louisiana Quesadillas

Loaded Louisiana Quesadilla with sausage, shrimp, okra
I love sausage...it's the best. I mean, where or how else can you get so much flavor packed into such a small eating device?From an early age I learned that sausage improves just about any meal. Macaroni and cheese...and hot dogs. I also learned they can be the cornerstone to a great meal, especially when the sausage becomes a bit more...

Paleo Tuna Bell Peppers and No Mayo Tuna Salad

lemony paleo tuna #shop
This post is sponsored by Collective Bias.When I initially went paleo awhile back, I was seriously sad about missing out on my regular tuna salad sandwich lunches. Bread was out of the question, as was mayo, and I had to relearn how to healthfully cook the things I love. I'm so glad I did it, though, because I've discovered...

Ahi Tuna Salad with Avocado-Lime Sauce

ahi tuna salad
I try to make sure our family has salad as a main course at least once a week. When I mention this to friends, they always look at me with surprise because they view us as the  "protein people." We're outspoken about Paleo meal planning and we LOVE our barbecue like a third child. But it's not all hamburger...

My Secret Chai Latte Recipe

dirty chai latte recipe
I've always had a bit of an obsession with chai. I get these chai lattes at the fancy coffee houses: a delicious blend of cream and spices and tea and sugar. It's heaven in a cup.My obsession with Coffee Mate nearly rivals my obsession with chai (to the point that Some Boy knows which flavor to pick out at...

Trout and About

I opened my refrigerator yesterday and came face to disgustingly-gross face with THIS:It would appear that someone in my household expected me to make this whole trout into an edible meal. Um, good luck with that. Fortunately, my future mother-in-law was here to show me the ropes. First, we had to address to issue of the heads. At least the...