Jalapeno Crab Rangoons

I have been told a few many times that I have a tendency to incorporate jalapenos into my dishes. “You put jalapenos in everything!”. No I don’t. You don’t see them in my cupcakes, do you??? There is nothing wrong with a little heat. Haven’t you heard that spicy food speeds up your …

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My Mother’s Spicy Salmon Croquettes with Creamy Horseradish Dipping Sauce

You know how you have those foods that you grew up eating – that you’re used to and don’t give much thought until you get older?  For me, those foods would include (and I don’t mean all together) butterbeans (and we would put ketchup on them…try it sometime), homemade vegetable soup, cornbread …

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Sea Scallops with Remoulade Sauce

I know this is SO Non-Thanksgiving-ish.  I had this bag of frozen sea scallops in my freezer calling my name.  I’m a sauce/condiment kinda girl.  Don’t you just wish everything came with a dipping sauce or a gravy, or slathered in something?  I do.  Maybe it stems from my childhood.  Maybe I …

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