Seared Tilapia with Mango-Watermelon Salsa

Seared Tilapia with Mango Watermelon Salsa

I often get asked how I am inspired for some of the recipes I share on this blog. Sometimes inspiration comes from spotting a fun ingredient at the farmer’s market- sometimes it comes from a recipe passed along from my family or friends. While I love experimenting and coming up with recipes on my own, I also really enjoy seeing what others are making up and putting my own spin on it.

I recently had a hankering for tilapia, and remembered a post I had seen on my food blog pal Joanne’s blog, Fifteen Spatulas. You may remember I made Joanne’s Parmesan Peppercorn Bread a few months ago- since that was such a success, I decided to try one of her recipes again! [Read more…]

Pan-Seared Tilapia with Balsamic-Cherry Tomato Quick Sauce

Pan-Seared Tilapia with Balsamic-Cherry Tomato Quick Sauce

So I have a confession to make. I’ve succumbed to the New Year’s Resolution bandwagon and have joined a gym this week. I KNOW. Total noms all the times + healthy living = not so much.

But I’ve already been three times this week… and it’s only Wednesday! That’s good, right? Well anyways, I figured I should start sharing some healthier recipes to help bolster this new attitude. That said, do expect a decidedly un-healthy meal later on this week… but more about that later. [Read more…]