What The Heck Is A John Dory?

“We are all here for a spell; get all the good laughs you can.”
-Will Rogers

Happy hump day

Only two more day until I am on my way to Tennessee to visit the girlfriend. I’m planning on leaving at some point on Friday and leaving on Sunday, so it will be a short trip. Short and [...]

Shrimp Fried Rice

Last night, I had a serious hankering for some Chinese food. I was too cheap and too lazy to go and get some, so I decided to make my own. Plus, there is no good Chinese food around here.

Fried rice is really easy.

I started by sautéing some vegetables (I used a Thai vegetable stir fry [...]

Salmon On a Stick

Yes, you read that right. SALMON KEBOBS!

I bought some Wild Coho Salmon over the weekend at Whole Foods and it was begging to be eaten. I really only eat wild salmon; the farmed stuff doesn’t taste as good and is full of junk.

Wild Salmon vs Farmed Salmon

Despite being much fattier, farmed fish provide less usable beneficial [...]

I Love My New Grill: Salmon Burgers

Last weekend while my dad was here, he treated me to a new grill. I have a George Foreman, but it is not the same. You don’t get that “real grill taste” if you know what I mean.

Ever since I got my new grill, I have been wanting to make some burgers. I had a bison [...]

Pre Race Pasta: Pasta with Scallops, Zucchini, and Tomato

Since I have a race tomorrow, I decided to whip up a quick pasta dish tonight for dinner for me and my parents. I always eat pasta before a race or long run; it is pretty much a ritual. I can’t vouch that pasta actually helps, but it hasn’t failed me yet. Why mess with a [...]