Fish Tacos with Cucumber Tomato Salsa

Light, easy dishes go hand in hand with the hot, humid days of summer. Fish Tacos w/Spicy Tomato Cucumber Salsa are ideal. Not only have my kids discovered a new love for Tilapia this year but, any dish containing the word “taco” ranks high-- it’s fun for them to build their own tacos with all of the fixings as they love taking ownership of their meals (which happens very infrequently). It’s important to note that any light white fish can be substituted for the Tilapia in fish tacos. And, you can add any additional toppings you’d like. … [Read more...]

Broiled Tilapia Fillets

This week I took a risk in the kitchen.  Don’t get me wrong, when I first starting cooking, even boiling water was a hazard.  Now that I’ve slowly gained more confidence, I decided to venture out of my chicken and pasta comfort zone to try to create a fish dish. My challenge was two-fold: preparing the fish and encouraging my kids to get up the nerve to try it even though they firmly believe that  all fish “stinks” and has a “weird" texture.  The last time I served fish, it was in the form of Mrs. Paul’s Fish sticks. My daughter was highly … [Read more...]