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falafel and the last days of summer grilled buttery fish

Ah, the bitter sweet last weeks of summer. September has come again and the crisp chill of fall is in the night air. For those of us still holding on to warm sunny days and the taste of charred vegetable grillers, here are some flavors to keep us on cloud Nantucket. This middle eastern/Mediterranean mix inspired dinner brings the tangy flavor of traditional falafel rounds, pungent homemade tzatziki, and light, flaky, buttery fish together for a figure friendly dish. A side of simple grilled eggplant and this dinner will take you on an end of summer tasty trip around the globe. Here’s my Falafel and last days of summer Grilled Buttery Fish.

A tasty culinary journey before the end of summer

A tasty culinary journey before the end of summer

My favorite sous chef, hamming it up!

My favorite sous chef, hamming it up!

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Meatless Monday Eggplant Sloppy Joe Penne

It has been a Triple-R week in my house this week! A “Rachael Ray Recipe” week. As a subscriber to her magazine and avid “catch the recipe of the day” Rachael Ray Show viewer, she always has plenty of great takes on traditional dishes. Wednesday night I decided to attempt her “Meatless Monday” throw-back version of sloppy joes. By substituting eggplant for ground beef, this becomes an easy mid-week vegetarian dish. Continue reading

The First Bite

Welcome readers! As a newbie to the blogging scene, I feel as though I should precede this initial post with some admissions. {click here to keep cooking!}…