• Fish Taco
    Dinner

    Seared Blue Fish Tacos

    Well, if you are Catholic, its Lent and you know what that means: no-meat Fridays!!! (There is a hilarious joke in 30 Rock about this being because the Pope owns Long John Silvers) So that basically means cheese pizza or fish. Growing up, my mom HATED fish with a passion; so it was mostly the pizza option. Rob grew up eating fish and is helping me get used to it. I think I am really starting to work out the kinds of fish and preparations that I like. I definitely prefer a firmer fish texture and I like it with a good crust to provide a nice textural contrast. I’ve…

  • chicken enchiladas
    Dinner

    Simple Chicken Enchiladas

    I love enchiladas and above all a simple chicken enchilada.  They just make for a fun alternative to tacos for Taco Tuesday when you want to mix it up a bit.  There are plenty of ways out there to simplify the overall process of making enchiladas so that they are weeknight friendly.  In fact, this recipe was somewhat inspired by Gaby Dalkin’s (What’s Gaby Cooking) cookbook enchilada recipe.  I combined some of the ideas from her recipe with some traits of my favorite enchiladas to create a mash-up of the two. Personally, I like a well-filled, creamy enchilada with a bit of a kick and normally with some green bell…