Maitake Tacos

I like to watch cooking shows. I get some ideas from them and I learn about trends. There have been a lot lately that use maitake mushrooms as a meat substitute.

I decided it would be fun to try – if they were awful, we’d have something else. And the best dish to experiment with is tacos! And they were good!

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Grilled Shrimp with Spicy Lemon Garlic Butter

I love shrimp – and summer weather just seems to call for it. This recipe can be made on your grill outside, or on a grill pan in your house. Either way, add the tart and spicy sauce and this grilled shrimp will party in your mouth!

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What’s for Dinner? Sunday Link up #422

Our weather here has been fabulous!! The garden is growing and everything looks bright and ready for summer. We even had our very first strawberry from the garden!

I’m enjoying sitting outside – doing my work and just relaxing. So I’m parked in the sun deciding what we should have for dinner. What about you? What’s for dinner at your house?


And now it’s time to come on in and join the party – and bring your friends~

This is a collaboration of ideas ~ And we want yours! Bring your food related posts!

It’s What’s for Dinner!

Share as many as FIVE food related posts you haven’t shared recently (in the last month)!

Show a little love to a couple of posts before yours. 

 Here are the some delicious ideas that were shared last week (and not just for dinner!). You pick the winners just by visiting their page! 

 Please stop by and visit our featured bloggers. Show us your favorite by visiting their site – and next week might be you! It doesn’t have to be just for dinner.

I try to visit each post and comment. I have had problems commenting on some blogger sites erroring out. 

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5 Ways To Improve Your Cooking Skills

Cooking is a great skill to have. And for many people, the love they feel when creating food is something they want to pursue to help them create a career path they love and will enjoy for many years to come.

Expanding your cooking skills, whether for personal or professional reasons, can help you gain confidence and further develop your enjoyment in the kitchen. So if you’ve already got the basics down, these tips can help you to go one step further and push your limits to see what you’re really capable of doing!

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Basa Fillets with Mango Salsa

Summer weather is here! We’ve been enjoying time outside and more refreshing meals. This basa fish dish is quick, refreshing and totally delicious with a super simple mango salsa.

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