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Three Bean Bourbon Chicken Chili

  One of the dishes I remember most as a child was Chili con Carne.  Not true Texas Chili mind you, but a more Tex-Mex version including beans and served with homemade flour tortillas fresh off the griddle.   I tend to make a mess when I eat … [Read More...]

northwest, coho

Blackened Salmon with a Gorgonzola Cream Sauce

Northwest Coho Salmon has made a salmon lover out of me and that's saying a lot! I hate to admit that I never really enjoyed the taste of salmon until I tried Coho.  And my lightly blackened salmon recipe with a gorgonzola cream sauce is the first … [Read More...]

soup, bisque

Lobster Chowder Recipe

It doesn't have to be winter to be soup season, especially when the soup you're making (or eating) is Lobster Chowder.  When Lisa and I go out to eat we're always on the lookout for delicious starters and good homemade soups always fall into that … [Read More...]

northwest, coho

Blackened Salmon with a Gorgonzola Cream Sauce

Northwest Coho Salmon has made a salmon lover out of me and that's saying a lot! I hate to admit that I never really enjoyed the taste of salmon until I tried Coho.  And my lightly blackened salmon recipe with a gorgonzola cream sauce is the first … [Read More...]

asparagus and rice

Pan Seared Red Snapper & Shrimp in a Lime Margarita Sauce – Inside my Restaurant Kitchen

When I look for fish to prepare at home or at work,  the first questions I ask is what waters did it come from.   Sourcing seafood and finding its origin, even down to the  country fishing those waters can help you provide your family with safe, … [Read More...]

cold water lobster meat

Lobster Fra Diavolo Bianco – Inside My Restaurant Kitchen

One of the greats joys of life is eating out, and lobster has always been at the top of most everyones list as that dish they save for those special occasions with family and friends at their favorite restaurants.  But with my Lobster Fra Diavolo … [Read More...]

Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference on Google Plus

The Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference on Google Plus

It's that time of year again and I'm very happy to announce that I will be holding the Second Annual Virtual Bloggers Conference Live on Google Plus! This years conference will take place on the weekend of June 27-29  with 12 sessions in total, … [Read More...]

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The Bloggers Guide to Using Google+ Hangouts – Part three

In The Bloggers Guide to Using Google+ Hangouts - Part one I've covered the procedures for using  hangout chats, hangout video chats, and Hangouts on Air,   and in Part two of  The Bloggers Guide to Using Google+ Hangouts  I went over How to set up … [Read More...]

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The Bloggers Guide to Using Google+ Hangouts – Part Two

In Part One of The Bloggers Guide to Using Google+ Hangouts I reviewed how to set up a Hangout on Air and all the steps involved to creating it correctly.   I also covered some of the apps involved inside of the hangout and how to use them, like my … [Read More...]