Cooking Tips

How to Cook Jersey Corn

It all started at the farmers market on Sunday when I overheard an elderly man offer his personal...

Grilled Flank Steak with Eggplant and Tomato Gratin

It's the time of year in New Jersey when those of us who garden are seeing the fruits...

Coconut Carrot Cake

My friend Melissa submitted this recipe, since, as you know I do not bake. It sounds delish. If you...

Eggplant and Sausage Lasagna

I planted Eggplant this year. I'm not sure why because I have very few recipes other than...

Pan Seared Shrimp with Pepperoncini Peppers

This is my new favorite Shrimp dish thanks to my friend Melissa. It is so easy and works great...

Seafood Shopping on the Jersey Shore

Accompanied by my team of midget reporters, I set out looking for the best price on fresh shrimp at...

The one kitchen tool I can’t live without, besides my hands

The one comment I hear most from guests who have never seen me cook is "Oh my God, that's...

Tilapia with Salsa Sauce

Here is one of the easiest and tastiest recipes for Tilapia I know. After a long Labor Day weekend...
Delicious Barbecue Baby Back Ribs

Debbie’s Damn Good Baby Back Ribs

Original recipe courtesy of Alton Brown. Who Love's You Baby Back Ribs Note: The original recipe calls for 2 slabs...

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I love to cook but I'm not a chef; just your average, everyday cook. I don't know how I...

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Ethan & the Bean: Where Hope Is Always Brewing

  Despite what small businesses have been through in recent months, Ethan & the Bean remains open, spreading joy and creating employment opportunities for individuals...