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How to make Easy Asian Appetizers

These Asian appetizers make easy healthy dinners or great light snacks for entertaining. I created these recipes after being inspired by recipes I found in the September 2017 issue of Cooking Light. Subsequently, I adjusted them to our tastes. The photo below shows a variation using salmon sashimi with cilantro and cucumbers served with spicy […]

Which is the Best Ceviche Recipe, Peruvian or Mexican?

To find the best ceviche recipe we tried several variations. We will be preparing it using recipes from two different countries and comparing them while learning about the cultures at the same time. What is Ceviche? Ceviche is a traditional way of curing fish chemically with fresh citrus juices instead of using heat. Serve it […]

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Florida Cuisine: How to Make Coconut Fish Nuggets

Initially, I posted a picture of these fish nuggets on my personal Facebook page and got a huge response. I wasn’t going to post the recipe until I realized that South Florida cuisine is a foreign food to most people. Further, I made up this recipe based on some local ingredients. This was originally based […]

Octoberfest: Plan your Exciting Festivities at home

We miss the Octoberfest festivities this year so we decided to have our own Octoberfest at home. We created this recipe based on German foods we have cooked in the past, added some music, and of course beer. Octoberfest Recipe: German Pork, Brats, and Kraut Ingredients 4 pack of Bratwurst or other German sausage 4 […]

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French Cuisine: How to create a Fabulous Meal at Home

If you can’t travel to France, then bring France to your home by cooking romantic French cuisine. First cook up some Pan Fried Fish with white asparagus. Of course, serve it with some white wine. Then set the mood with some music. We recommend French Cafe(paid link) by Putumayo Presents. However, if you do decide […]

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Fish Tacos and Margaritas: how to create your favorite restaurant at home

Although restaurants are opening back up, my husband and I don’t feel comfortable eating in public right now. We miss our favorite seafood restaurants such as Muddy Waters in Deerfield Beach. We also had a favorite Parkland restaurant that closed down a few years ago called The Whale. This was a small restaurant with outdoor […]

Thai Cooking: How to Experience the Magic at Home

In this post we will be traveling to Thailand to enjoy the exotic tastes of Thai cooking. Due to Covid-19 and possible loss of income, many of us don’t feel comfortable going out to our favorite restaurants or can’t afford it. Therefore we are showing you how to embark on a Thai cooking adventure at […]

Kung Pao Shrimp: How to Bring the Orient Home

When you can’t travel, you can create a travel experience at home. Kung Pao Shrimp tastes delicious and is easy to make. Additionally, pair it with quick sesame noodles, and you have great Chinese food right in your own home. Further, serve the meal with a bottle of plum wine or sake. Then play some […]