Romantic Recipe for 2: Tilapia en Papillote for #SundaySupper

Tilapia en Papillote from - Tilapia, herbs, and butter, all baked in up in heart shaped parchment paper - A romantic meal for 2!

I learned how to make this romantic recipe for Baked Tilapia en Papillote in culinary school a few years ago. The fancy shmancy name threw me into fits of hysteria (yes, I can be a teensy bit overly dramatic at times), because I thought fancy shmancy meant "difficult to make".  Turns out, I was incredibly... 

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Tuna & Bacon Patties

Tuna & Bacon Patties from for #baconmonth 2013

I've never believed that recipe development is boring.  DEFINITELY scary at times, but never EVER boring. When it comes to #baconmonth, I just get downright EXCITED about trying new recipes. You know my philosophy on bacon, don't you?  You should eat it. Here's a flow chart to help you understand...   Now that it's been... 

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Spicy Grilled Shrimp with Caribbean Rice Salad

Spicy Grilled Shrimp with Carribean Rice from

Get ready for a Caribbean taste adventure with this recipe for Spicy Grilled Shrimp with Caribbean Rice Salad! Horrible photography disclaimer:  My apologies for the drab photos on this post.  I had an issue with my camera this week that prevented me from using it, so I took these photos with my phone.  The fact... 

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{Feed Your Stomach} – Seafood Stuffed Mushrooms

Seafood Stuffed Mushrooms from

TRUTH:  I'm horrible with leftovers.  Not horrible at creating them, mind you...horrible about using them up before they become science experiments in the back of my fridge.  My mom emblazoned the "waste not want not" mantra into my head, so I save EVERYTHING, you guys.  It's pathetic and a bit embarrassing, really. I may have... 

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