Main Dishes

Shrimp Salad with Mango Mojito Dressing

Shrimp Salad with Mango Mojito Dressing

Give this simple shrimp, avocado, tomato salad a tropical twist by adding a deliciously creamy homemade mango mojito dressing! Don’t forget the almonds for some added CRUNCH. Have you ever thought about adding booze to your salad dressing? Me too either! Ha! No but honestly […]

15-Minute Honey Mustard Salmon

15-Minute Honey Mustard Salmon

Insanely easy-to-make and flavorful honey mustard salmon ready in less than 15 minutes! Perfectly simple weeknight dinner! You know those dinners you make on a whim. You just start throwing things into a pan, hoping they work. Pretty much how I cook all the time. Well, this […]

Jerk Shrimp Tacos with Mango Salsa

Jerk Shrimp Tacos with Mango Salsa

Jerk Shrimp Tacos with Mango Salsa. Spicy jerk shrimp paired with a refreshing mango salsa on corn tortillas! Perfect for any day of the week! It doesn’t take a genius to figure out that I love spicy sweet things, right? Like hi, have we met? […]

Strawberry Salad with Guava Vinaigrette

Strawberry Salad with Guava Vinaigrette

A simple strawberry salad with mixed greens, juicy strawberries, mandarin oranges, walnuts, feta cheese, and a homemade tangy guava vinaigrette! Don’t you just love salads with lots of stuff in them!? I’ve literally gotten BORED while eating salad, asking myself like – is this it? […]

Black Bean Quinoa Bowl with Cucumber Avocado Salsa

Black Bean Quinoa Bowl with Cucumber Avocado Salsa

A deliciously healthy and protein-packed quinoa bowl mixed with black beans, fresh cucumber avocado salsa and sweet plantains! I’m not lying when I tell you…this is my new favorite meal! It’s SOOOO good. Believe it or not, this recipe was supposed to be something else. When […]

Tequila Chili-Lime Shrimp Tacos

Tequila Chili-Lime Shrimp Tacos

Tacos with shrimp marinated in tequila, lime juice, cumin, chili powder and topped with red cabbage, avocado, cilantro and a drizzle of sour cream! If you were to bet me $100 to take a shot of tequila, I’d probably lose. I absolutely hate tequila. I know, […]

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Cuban-Style Deviled Shrimp (Camarones Enchilados)

Spicy, saucy, fragrant Cuban-style deviled shrimp (or shrimp creole, or camarones enchilados) served over rice! Perfect for special occasions or weeknight meals! In 1975, my mom bought a Cuban paperback cookbook, which is now in shreds. She had only been living in Miami for less than […]

Healthy Chicken & Shrimp Paella

Healthy Chicken & Shrimp Paella

A simple-to-make paella using brown rice, chicken, shrimp, turmeric, smoked paprika, and fresh lime juice. Perfect for a special occasion or weekly meal prep! You know how I’m always saying that you should have cooked rice in the fridge? THIS IS WHY. Well, not exactly THIS […]

Spicy Tuna Steak Burgers with Wasabi Mayo

Spicy Tuna Steak Burgers with Wasabi Mayo

Turn fresh tuna steaks into simple, delicious burgers made with sesame oil, soy sauce, spices, tomato, onions, avocado, and wasabi mayo! A 20-minute meal! Anyone here a sushi fan? Meeeee! I love sushi SO much. Spicy tuna fan over here! I also love eel rolls […]

Citrus-Marinated Steak Fajitas with Mango Salsa

Citrus-Marinated Steak Fajitas with Mango Salsa

Citrus-marinated thinly sliced steak pan seared and served with a tropical mango salsa on flour tortillas. An easy, flavorful dinner for a busy weeknight! Being the seafood lover that I am, I’m not big on beef which is why you don’t really see a lot of […]