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Seared Scallops with Asparagus

The best seared scallops with asparagus recipe - Can be served over pasta or risotto for a quick and easy, simple dinner. Similar to a stir fry with a white wine sauce. Gluten free, keto, whole 30 approved, low carb, paleo.

When I was a teenager, I loved seafood. But then, in my freshman year of college, I stopped eating all meat and became a vegetarian for over ten years. When I started eating meat again (at the insistence of my doctor), I hated seafood. I couldn’t handle the fishy taste, and everything had a fishy taste to me. Fast forward ten more years, to the weeks and months following my bariatric surgery. I discovered that seafood, specifically shrimp and scallops and crab, have insanely high levels of protein with very few calories. That was all I needed to know to … Read more

Chicken Asparagus Alfredo

Over the weekend, I was going over some old posts to get the rotten Âs and other weird characters out of them (notice a post with them still in? Send me an email so I can find them and get them out.). I don’t know where these characters came from, but they’re in a lot of my old posts. So anyway, I was going through the more popular posts and stumbled upon one called “Stuff My 3-Year-Old Says.” As I read the post, I was reminded of some hilarious things Allie said when she was smaller. With tears streaming down … Read more

Egg and Asparagus Salad

This gorgeous egg and asparagus salad with homemade lemon vinaigrette is the best spring recipe for Easter dinner or any weeknight or weekend evening. Roasted asparagus is so easy and delicious!

Our asparagus is starting to emerge from the ground!

Asparagus is labor-intensive to get started, but once it’s established, it is low maintenance and prolific. If you have a nice, sunny spot in your yard (and you adore asparagus like I do), you should look into growing it.

As with most foods, fresh asparagus from your own garden is worlds different from what you buy in the store from half a world away.roasted asparagus

I love to roast asparagus and use it in this gorgeous salad.

Asparagus Mimosa Salad

The best asparagus salad recipe with mimosa vinaigrette - This amazing salad starts with roasted asparagus, hard boiled egg, and couscous or pasta (optional). Easy to make gluten-free. Can be served warm or cold. Very low carb.

Spring is asparagus season. The asparagus patch that I helped my dad to plant is just beginning to produce the tasty spears, and they are starting to show up in farmer’s markets in my area. I love to roast asparagus and use it in this gorgeous salad.   Print Recipe Asparagus Mimosa Salad Servings Ingredients 1 lb asparagus woody ends trimmed off2 large egg hard-boiled2 cups couscous optional2 tbsp lemon juice2 tbsp white wine vinegar2 tbsp olive oil2 tsp Dijon mustard1 tsp sugar1 garlic clove pressed1/4 tsp salt Servings Ingredients 1 lb asparagus woody ends trimmed off2 large egg hard-boiled2 … Read more