Shrimp Scampi with Green Onions and Orzo

Today’s disclaimer: this recipe contains butter. Real butter. Lots and lots of creamy, delicious butter.

If you’re the type that avoids this ingredient for whatever crazy reason, like if staying in the good graces of your favorite cardiologist is a priority in your life, then just keep on walkin’. This ain’t the dish for you. But, if you could give a rat’s pa’toot about what your neighborhood heart doc has to say, and if your personal trainer needs more hours…well then stick around, friend (get it? STICK around?)!

Featured, Fresh, Frugal, Fabulous | April 24th, 2010

Pan Seared Scallops with Orzo, Tomatoes, & Basil

I’m going to totally date myself here. I’m like, not afraid. I know my readers, and I know I’m like, totally in good company. So all of you children of the 80’s, here’s a Monday Morning Sing Along, with an educational twist. Bonus points to any of you who still know the lyrics by heart (and sing this in your best little kid voice):

Featured, Fresh, Frugal, Fabulous | February 22nd, 2010