Archive for the ‘For the Love of Cooking’ Category

Slow Cooker Winter Tomato Sauce.

pasta sauce

There’s nothing like it…nothing. Coming home, opening your front door and before you say can a single word, you are hit with an amazing aroma. An aroma that can only penetrate the entire house from a slow cooker. The smell that brings you back to childhood, the scent that unearths old memories of family gathered [...]

Killer Shrimp with Secret Sauce.


Grilled Shrimp. Possibly the easiest, fastest, most popular and most versatile seafood available to us. I can make shrimp 300 different ways but to tell you the truth, I love a simple marinade and grilled on a charcoal grill. Come along with me as I let you in on a secret marinade that I have [...]

Fish for Lent. Not Like your Mom Used to Make.

TGIF! Thank God It’s Fish!!!!!! That’s right….it’s that time of year again for us good Catholics, Lent. On the culinary side of the coin it means eating fish on Friday and abstaining from meat. As I was thinking about what I wanted to make I decided to look back at some of my older posts [...]