Fish · Recipes

Fishing Calms Childhood Fears

It was July 26, 1979 and I was eleven years old. I stood on the end of the dock over looking the lake with a fishing pole in my hand. The sun was taking its good old time setting across the lake. I wanted this day to be over. It had been a typical warm… Continue reading Fishing Calms Childhood Fears

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Crabby Patties: Midwestern Fish Patties

What do plankton, crabs, starfish, sponges, and an octopus all have in common? They all eat Krabby patties! Okay, maybe I've watched a little too much Sponge Bob (4 kids will do that to you), but it got me thinking; what would a mermaid eat? From most folklore tails, mermaids are beautiful and beautiful creatures… Continue reading Crabby Patties: Midwestern Fish Patties

Fish · Grilling · Recipes

Something is Fishy: Breakfast?

Fish For breakfast?? This is not normal for us, but I think I like it. My husband offered to cook breakfast with George. When I saw the fry pan come out, I figured we were having eggs. This will be good. Then I remembered we were out of eggs, and I heard him ask George, "Where… Continue reading Something is Fishy: Breakfast?

Desserts · Fish · Recipes · Side dishes · Soups

Eating Your way to a Healthy Heart

Eating healthy can be fun... ...if you have a plan and some good recipes. This week on Thursday the 21st at 7:45pm I will be doing a free cooking lesson at Hazelden in Chisago Lakes, Minnesota at the 19th Annual Women’s Health Conference. This year’s theme is: Take Charge of Your Health. Eating healthy can taste good… Continue reading Eating Your way to a Healthy Heart

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When the Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Big “Walleye” Pizza Pie, That’s….

The Pizza man eats fish? Pizza is by far my favorite food. It has been that way since I grew my first tooth and I could chew. One of my dreams when I was a child was to open my own pizza shop. Well that dream has yet to come true, but it has come true… Continue reading When the Moon Hits Your Eye Like a Big “Walleye” Pizza Pie, That’s….

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# 3 of The Top Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game: The Turtle and the Hare

She is running to get mama's yummy Bluegill Chowder!! No. 3 Are you a sprinter or a marathoner?- Being in fitness for a large part of my life has helped me gain a better understanding of body composition and how to win a race. It has also helped me be a better cook. My daughter… Continue reading # 3 of The Top Ten Things Everyone Should Know About Cooking Wild Game: The Turtle and the Hare