Spicy Lime Tilapia

Article first published as Spicy Lime Tilapia on Blogcritics. Summer’s here (well, not officially, but Memorial Day does catapult us head-first into the joys of the season).  Up north, summer can be all-too-fleeting, so getting good meals to the table (or patio) quickly is important as we extract as much fun as we can from each day. … Continue reading

Asparagus Mushroom Frittata

Article first published as Asparagus Mushroom Frittata on Blogcritics. Where I found the recipe(s): This was one of those last-minute things where I happened to run across the recipe online, thought it looked good and decided to try it that night. Ingredients were simple, so all I had to do was make a quick stop at the … Continue reading

Sugared Asparagus

Article first published as Sugared Asparagus on Blogcritics. I found the recipe(s): We’ve got a great, locally-owned grocery chain in my area called Buehler’s.  In 1999, Buehler’s put together a 70th anniversary employee cookbook – “The Best Of” Buehler’s Employee Cookbook. As I’ve mentioned before, I love compilation cookbooks because home cooks usually submit their favorite recipes … Continue reading

Perfect for Spring – Roast Parmesan Asparagus

Where I found the original recipe(s): This recipe was shared in a cooking class I attended a number of years ago at my local grocery store (at the time, the store regularly brought in guest chefs for demonstration and hands-on cooking classes). What I thought: Prior to this dish, my only experience with asparagus was … Continue reading