Parmesan crusted salmon with lemon cream sauce

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Well, another year older. Not sure about wiser 🙂 One thing is for sure, this birthday felt different. In the past, I haven’t really wanted to celebrate my birthday, do anything special or draw any sort of attention to it. I wouldn’t say that I dislike birthdays, just haven’t wanted to make much out of it for the last 5-10 years or so. Maybe after 21, birthdays just aren’t a big deal anymore.

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Sheet Pan Shrimp Fajitas

sheet pan shrimp fajitas

I feel like I’m a bit obsessed with sheet pan cooking these days. Anything I can throw on one pan, toss in the oven and POOF! dinner is done!?!? Count me in!

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Shrimp Ceviche

shrimp ceviche

Lately, I have been dreaming about getting away on vacation. Work is so crazy right now that its not going to happen anytime soon, but a girl can dream. Some of our favorite vacations were in Mexico and my absolute favorite thing to eat down there is fresh shrimp ceviche. After our last trip to Cancun, I was craving it everyday, so…I decided to find a ceviche recipe I liked. This one is killer!! Just the right amount of spice and sweetness from the Serrano chilies and fresh squeezed citrus juices.

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Shrimp & Corn Chowder

shrimp & corn chowder
It’s official, I’m back in the working world! I spent last week trying to get myself back on a schedule, waking up at a normal time instead of sleeping in and being lazy for the first few hours of the day. Cramming as much painting, projects and recipes into each day as I could.

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Ginger-Soy-Lime Shrimp

ginger soy lime shrimp
I got a text from my friend Nancy one day saying I had to try these shrimp. Nancy loves herself some shrimp, she is always trying different marinades and recipes on them when we go over for dinner. So when she told me I HAD to try this Bobby Flay recipe, I knew it must be the best yet. And boy was it!

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Spicy Lobster Spaghetti Squash

spicy lobster spaghetti squash
Umm…spicy seafood heaven on a plate right here! The original recipe calls for regular spaghetti noodles but I’ve been substituting spaghetti squash for regular pasta noodles for a while now and I haven’t been disappointed yet. There is so much flavor in this dish without a lot of ingredients.

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