Lobster, Salmon, and Shrimp in Sage Garlic Butter

Mommy is on her own tonight for dinner. Daddy is sick. My girls took an impromptu sleepover with the grandparents. Seafood in garlic sage butter. Ya'll, this was an epic meal. 1 lobster tail. 10 shrimp. 1 salmon filet. Cooked in sage garlic butter. 1 stick of butter. 3 cloves of garlic. EPIC! Start with … Continue reading Lobster, Salmon, and Shrimp in Sage Garlic Butter

Chicken and Orzo Soup

I don't really make a whole lot of soup in the summer. I had some leftover chicken from the other night, https://funfoodiefamily.com/2014/05/26/herb-butter-roasted-chicken/ so I knew I needed to use it up. My husband isn't feeling well today, so I made him this homemade chicken soup. I added tons of fresh herbs and veggies along with … Continue reading Chicken and Orzo Soup

Persian Meat and Rice- Kubideh and Lemon Dill Rice

My family has a favorite Middle Eastern place we go to. You can't really call it "Greek." The family is actually Persian. They pretty much know out order- The girls get spaghetti and meatballs or a cheeseburger and my husband usually gets a combo meat plate (chicken-souvlaki, lamb, beef-kubideh). As for me, they don't know. … Continue reading Persian Meat and Rice- Kubideh and Lemon Dill Rice

Radish Butter

You may remember that I have a slight obsession with radish and butter sandwiches. It comes from a memory of my Nanny, who used to make them all the time when I was little. Sometimes she would skip the bread all together and just smear butter on the radish and pop it in her mouth. … Continue reading Radish Butter

Herb Butter Roasted Chicken

On to the main course... This roast chicken is simple and delicious. Preheat oven to 500...yes, that is the right temperature. 1. Pick out some of your favorite herbs. I used tarragon, rosemary, sage, marjoram, and basil. 2. Get out a stick of butter (I always use unsalted unless otherwise noted). Let it get soft … Continue reading Herb Butter Roasted Chicken