Posts tagged ‘fish’

February 27th, 2014

Spiced Cilantro Crusted Salmon {with Orange, Pecan & Pepper Barley Salad}

by Chrissy

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It’s raining! It’s pouring (well, not so much pouring…but for pete’s sake the sky is doing something other than emitting sunshine)! Now our farmers and pocketbooks can be a little more relieved that the price and quality of produce can be a little less inhibited by So Cal’s droughty weather.

Also, it gives us a good excuse to slow down, relax indoors and hopefully cook some tasty grub. Let’s be honest, we’re hanging out at home in our baggy … Read more...

October 23rd, 2013

Pepita & Spice Crusted Salmon {+ Butternut Squash Hash}

by Chrissy

Pepita Spice Crusted Salmon and Butternut Squash Hash_LYK5

As you all read yesterday, Lauren and Chris are back! I had missed them so much, and was so glad to fetch them from the airport, upon their return from their romantic and adventurous European honeymoon.

Now back to the food.

Pepita Spice Crusted Salmon and Butternut Squash Hash_LYK7

Fish. I was craving fish. Probably for two weeks. Then I saw some nice wild, fresh caught salmon fillets, ready for me to take home. Score.

Pepita Spice Crusted Salmon and Butternut Squash Hash_LYK1

Channeling a the spiced flavors of Fall, this salmon has rich … Read more...

August 20th, 2012

Pineapple Coconut Salsa

by Lauren


This is what summer is all about. Grillin’ with pals. Snackin’ on chips and salsa. Sippin’ on margaritas and mojitos. Lime in the coconut. Pineapples. Keeping the oven off. Eating outdoors.

Strange…all my summer fantasies all revolve around eating.

Whatever your version of summer is, we have a precious 4 weeks left of this glorious season so soak it up while you can with this simple summery salsa!


By  the way, the impending end of summer also means it … Read more...

March 14th, 2012

Fish Sandwich with Homemade Tartar Sauce

by Lauren


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Good news guys. Chris went spearfishing again!

Well, good news for me. You just get to look at the end result. Sorry about that.

Regardless, I’ve got a fabulously fresh fish sandwich recipe for ya’.

You may have seen a sneak peek already in this post from the weekend.


Well, I sent that same picture of a picture to Chrissy while she was on a date.

In retrospect, that was pretty evil of me.

If I had …

May 3rd, 2011

Fiesta Ceviche

by Lauren

Everyone has a favorite warm weather dish, mine happens to be ceviche. Or at least it was ceviche until today when I concluded that I should probably stop eating it since the mahi mahi made my throat swell up. Eeek!


The manual labor that was needed for this was quite daunting since we don’t have a citrus squeezer. Not to mention that the limes I bought at Trader Joe’s produced approximately 1/4 teaspoon of juice each.

Needless to say, I …