Sea Food

Moules a la Mariniere

This delectable little number came from Smitten Kitchen who in turn got it from Julia Child's Mastering the Art of French Cooking. If you are curious about dabbling a bit in the art that is Julia Child, I came across a website dedicated to her recipes here. I know I will definitely be poking around… Continue reading Moules a la Mariniere

Sea Food

Mussels with Garlic & White Wine (Cozze di Puglia)

  Mussels are certainly interesting little characters... They are intimidating (for me) at first but once you get down to it, they are rather simple little creatures. They thrive in clusters in both salt and fresh water, they live off of plankton as well as other microscopic sea creatures, and in America during the second… Continue reading Mussels with Garlic & White Wine (Cozze di Puglia)

Sea Food

Shrimp Scampi

First off.... I want to say, don't judge my Instagram pic... I got a bit too excited and forgot to take a normal one so this will have to do. Second, I am going to put this out there... I don't do sea food. It freaks me out (its a texture thing) which is why… Continue reading Shrimp Scampi

Chicken

Chicken Smothered With Mushrooms Spinach Mozzarella and White Wine

(Source) http://baconbuttercheesegarlic.blogspot.com/2013/02/a-special-meal-for-my-valentine.html So happy I came across this recipe earlier today! I am in love with it and wouldn't change a thing... even though I hate mushrooms, these caramelized mushrooms with the creamed spinach really make this dish! Needless to say, this is now going to be a regular dinner in my house! *Updated 4/2/13*… Continue reading Chicken Smothered With Mushrooms Spinach Mozzarella and White Wine

Chicken

Chicken with a Creamy White Wine and Garlic Sauce Over Fettuccine

So I have a bit of a problem with pasta... Specifically pasta with creamy sauces.... Carbs.... Mmmmmmm... How I love carbs.... Lol I am sorry I can't help it. I know lots of you watch your figure and what you eat but I can not resist and I am comfortable in my own skin. I… Continue reading Chicken with a Creamy White Wine and Garlic Sauce Over Fettuccine