Lemon Cod

Ingredients: 1 lb cod 2 cups chicken or vegetable stock 1/2 cup kalamata olives, pitted & halved 3/4 cup cherry tomatoes, halved 1 small shallot, sliced 2 cups spinach Juice from 1/2 lemon 1 tsp red pepper flakes 1 tsp salt 1 tsp garlic powder Kitchen Tools: 8×8 Baking dish Instructions: Preheat your oven to … More Lemon Cod

Foil Packet Shrimp

Ingredients: ½ lb medium deveined shrimp ½ cup zucchini ½ cup yellow squash 1 cup vine tomato 1 cup frozen corn Juice from ½ lemon 1 garlic clove thinly sliced Olive oil Salt Pepper Paprika Chili Powder Kitchen tools: Baking sheet Tin Foil **You could also make these on the grill instead of the oven!**Personalize … More Foil Packet Shrimp

Chili Lime Shrimp

Ingredients: 1 lb medium peeled, deveined shrimp 1 tsp cayenne 1 tsp paprika Zest of 1 lime Juice from 1/2 lime 1 tsp olive oil Salt, to taste Notes:– Serves 4 people, cut recipe in half for less people– Cut cayenne in half for less heat Steps: In a large bowl, combine shrimp, cayenne, paprika, … More Chili Lime Shrimp

End-Of-Summer Peach and Shrimp Salad

Let’s cut to the chase. Summer doesn’t technically end until September 21st.  Until then, everyone is confused.  The weather is confused.  You and your wardrobe are confused.  Your dog is probably confused.  In a conversation about this very subject with our blog-founder, Deanna, I mentioned that it feels like we’re trying to hold on and … More End-Of-Summer Peach and Shrimp Salad

Thai Shrimp Bowls

Hi guys! Deanna here! I’m back and so excited to share with you this new and improved blog: a collaboration with my super talented friends. When I started I hoped Tablespoons & Tea Parties would turn into an eclectic collection of fun, healthy, creative & inspiring posts. Now that’s all coming your way! Shirlee kicked … More Thai Shrimp Bowls

Silky Mashed Potatoes

Alright kiddos, it’s time to start gearing up for Thanksgiving! Whether it’s a holiday or just a get together at my house, I start planning the menu at least a week in advance (more, if I have more time). This is partially because I’m neurotic about planning and preparedness, and mainly because I’m excited about … More Silky Mashed Potatoes