Tag: dinner

Seared Scallops on Zucchini Noodles with Avocado Sauce

Seared Scallops on Zucchini Noodles with Avocado Sauce

Zucchini noodles topped with a creamy avocado sauce and seared scallops. No dairy, no preservatives, no added sugars, and absolutely delicious! You guys, this recipe was so light and flavorful. I can’t wait to make it again! In case you haven’t noticed, I love seafood. From salmon […]

Crispy Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

Crispy Baked Garlic Parmesan Chicken Wings

Easy-to-make, crispy, oven-baked garlic parmesan chicken wings that are so tasty, you will think they were fried! If you know me, you know I love having friends over my house. Planning parties and cooking for my friends is one of my favorite things to do! Well, […]

15-Minute Zucchini Noodles with Arugula Pesto + Shrimp

15-Minute Zucchini Noodles with Arugula Pesto + Shrimp

Spiralized zucchini noodles topped with a peppery arugula pesto and sautéed shrimp. A super easy dinner for those busy weeks! In case you haven’t noticed, I love cooking with shrimp. It’s low in calories, very versatile and pretty much goes well with everything. From salad to […]

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 […]

15-Minute Spicy Fish Tacos with Slaw

15-Minute Spicy Fish Tacos with Slaw

Easy-to-make spicy fish tacos with pan-fried white fish, slaw, and chipotle mayo. A healthier alternative to fried fish tacos ready in just 15 minutes!  A few years ago, there was a Mexican restaurant in Miami that had the BEST estilo baja tacos! Beer-battered deep fried […]

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 […]

Baked Salmon Meatballs with Spicy Avocado Crema

Baked Salmon Meatballs with Spicy Avocado Crema

Easy-to-make baked salmon meatballs made with fresh salmon and served with a spicy avocado crema! Ready in just 30 minutes. Perfect for dinner or as an appetizer! After making Baked Chicken Teriyaki Meatballs, I knew I had to make meatballs again…except I wanted to make them with fresh […]