Category: Dinners

Creamy Mushroom “Risotto”

I have had a lot of people ask me about side dishes, and to be honest I get pretty lazy…I am a big fan of steaming a pot of frozen veggies and calling it a night.  But every so often, we crave something more sophisticated, decadent and comforting.  Let me just tell you.  This stuff

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Zoodles and Zughetti

I have my sister-in-law to thank for introducing me to an incredible invention that changed my primal go-to dinners for good: the Spirooli spiral peeler. It has many uses, but my favorite is turning zucchini into zughetti, zoodles or whatever other fun name you can think of. It is fun, cooks fast, and is an

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Shrimp and “Grits”

In spite of being a lifetime nomad, I have roots from the deep south, so, I am a total sucker for grits served up any way. (Except the soupy, runny Army kind.) One of my absolute favorite meals to get when I am home is the “delicacy” of low-country shrimp and grits. Unfortunately, grits are

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