Budget Bites, Dining, Featured, Healthy Meals, Recipes August 16, 2017

Summer Chilled Lobster Salad

Inspired by the gorgeous summer weather I decided to stop by my favorite fish market for a lobster tail. Living smack dab next to the Atlantic Ocean has a few perks, one of them being just caught lobster tails for 5 dollars. I decided to pair it with some peppery arugala from my garden, but if you are not a green thumb store bought works just as well. 

Bottle Of White, Wine August 15, 2017

Wednesday’s Wine of the Week – Nine Lives

Blogs are like the yearbooks of writing, in a matter of seconds you can see where you were in life just one year ago. For those who have found the love of their life or that perfect job, thinking back on the past year lets you know just how far you’ve come.  Then, of course, there are the rest of us who one year later are still sitting in their parents’ house drinking a  $10 bottle of wine on Wednesday and wondering if you have set the World Record for having less than $30 in your bank account.

Featured, Healthy Meals, Recipes August 15, 2017

Healthy and Hearty Toasted Breadcrumb and Anchovy Pasta

After two weeks of diligent trips to attempt to catch a fish with no avail, I decided to whip up a healthy pasta substitute to get my seafood fix.  While I thoroughly love that living less than 100 yards from the ocean enables you to take casual fishing trips after work, there are only so many cold windy nights in the dark a girl can take.  I instead settled for the next best thing, a delicate and delicious figure friendly pasta that has the flavors of fried fish.

Featured, Recipes August 15, 2017

Lobster Enchiladas with Dark Chocolate Sugarvpova Mole

I have been accused of being many things; being a chocolate lover is not one of them.  Yes, I know many of us girls proudly call ourselves “chocoholics,” however I have always had more of a meat tooth rather than a sweet tooth.  That being said, I consider myself to be a seriously smitten with Sugarpova, the new chocolate line from tennis star Maria Sharapova.