Sweet and Spicy Shrimp Skewers

sweet and spicy shrimp skewer recipe

Want to be a kitchen wizard (or at least seem like one)? These sweet and spicy shrimp skewers might just do the trick. They’d be good for dinner, but even better to ‘wow’ guests at a cocktail party. You’ll find them very easy to make and cook quickly, right when you need them. Before you […]

Monday Menu: Spicy Shrimp Bucatini

spicy shrimp bucatini recipe

So it’s not Monday, but I made this on Monday. Does that count? Actually, Monday Menu is really meant for you to have food and drink recipes for everyday occasions. These will be dishes (and cocktails) that you can throw together after a busy day and still feel like you’ve got something tasty that doesn’t […]

Cooking with Boys: Shrimp Scampi

shrimp scampi recipe

There are infinite wonders in the kitchen that for decades were shared only with girls. In my aunt and uncle’s home, for example, the boys were forbidden to do housework which included just about everything in the kitchen, save skinning a fish.  Boys were meant to gather wood or feed the dogs, but certainly not fluff […]

Lola Cooks: Bacon Tomato Shrimp with Cheddar Polenta

tomato bacon shrimp with cheddar polenta recipe

As the school year gets into full swing you may find yourself once again seeking quick and easy meal options. The trouble is you want to offer a bit of variety and hopefully a home-cooked meal or two. To avoid pulling dinner from a drive-thru bag we must look for speedy alternatives. Today Lola is […]