Category Archives: Living in Elegant Simplicity

Shrimp Scampi – Lightened Up (#FishFridayFoodies)

This Lightened-Up Shrimp Scampi recipe is my contribution to this month’s Fish Friday Foodies theme: Seafood Pasta. No, that’s not pasta. It’s Zoodles! And since I lightened this traditional dish, the spiral-cut zucchini aided in that effort, but read on…there’s … Continue reading

Posted in Entrée, Fish, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Pasta, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Vegetables | 9 Comments

Three Ingredient Fudge Sauce – #Choctoberfest with Imperial Sugar – Giveaway

Today’s kickoff of the third annual food blogger celebration of all things chocolate, made possible thanks to our gold sponsor Imperial Sugar and the other sponsors, begins a week-long October Chocolate Festival #Choctoberfest! Not only a feast of chocolate recipes, … Continue reading

Posted in Brand Posts, Condiments, Desserts, Dips and Spreads, Holiday Cooking, Ice Cream, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Snacks | 12 Comments

Mango Avocado Shrimp and Scallop Ceviche (#foodbloggers4FL)

This Mango Avocado Shrimp and Scallop Ceviche recipe embodies most things I love about traveling to Florida and to the Caribbean. It’s my contribution to #foodbloggers4FL, in our campaign to raise awareness of the devastation caused by Hurricane Irma, and … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Entrée, Fish, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Salads, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Side Dishes | 12 Comments

Creamy Broccoli Mushroom Soup (#SoupSaturdaySwappers)

Homemade soups can be a delicious, nutritious and quick weeknight meal. That’s the theme for this month’s #SoupSaturdaySwappers, and this recipe for Creamy Broccoli Mushroom Soup is all of those things. 

Posted in Entrée, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Soups | 16 Comments

Grilled Arctic Char – Chili-Lime Cilantro Stuffed (#FishFridayFoodies)

Labor Day might be the official end of Summer, but it’s not time to put those grills away yet! This recipe for Arctic Char with coated inside and out with Chili-Lime Seasoning then stuffed with fresh lime slices and cilantro … Continue reading

Posted in Entrée, Fish, Grilling, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Saucy Southerner Recipes | 8 Comments

Shetland Hot Smoked Salmon Pâté and Oatcakes (#FishFridayFoodies)

This Shetland Hot Smoked Salmon Pâté recipe and Oatcakes are this month’s Fish Friday Foodies post. So…It’s the method of smoking the salmon that is hot, as opposed to the cold smoked method, and “oatcakes” aren’t cakes at all…they are crackers. … Continue reading

Posted in Appetizers, Breads, Fish, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Snacks | 6 Comments

Schnapps Peaches and Creamsicle (Boozy Pops)

This recipe for Schnapps Peaches and Creamsicles is the second installment in what I like to call Boozy Pops. Just for grown-ups, these popsicles are peachy and creamy, slightly boozy and the perfect way to thumb your nose at the … Continue reading

Posted in Desserts, Ice Cream, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Sherberts & Ices, Snacks | Leave a comment

Grilled Spicy Sweet and Sour Chicken

When homemade Spicy Sweet and Sour Sauce meets Grilled Chicken, it’s a match made in heaven! In this recipe for Grilled Spicy Sweet and Sour Chicken I not only give you a recipe you’ll use for all your sweet and … Continue reading

Posted in Entrée, Grilling, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Poultry, Sauces, Saucy Southerner Recipes | 2 Comments

Corn and Tomato Salad

This Corn and Tomato Salad recipe is the essence of the sweet flavors of Summer. Surprisingly simple, fresh and refreshing, it’s the perfect addition to your Summer salad lineup.  

Posted in Living in Elegant Simplicity, Meatless Monday, Picnic Fare, Salads, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Side Dishes, Vegetables | 2 Comments

Niçoise Tuna Bowl (#FishFridayFoodies)

A recipe for Niçoise Tuna Bowl is my contribution to this month’s Fish Friday Foodies theme of Buddha Bowls. 

Posted in Eggs, Entrée, Fish, Living in Elegant Simplicity, Rice and Grains, Salads, Saucy Southerner Recipes, Vegetables | 12 Comments