2016 Twelve Days of Oscar Roundup

It’s time to close out another 12 Days of Oscar.  The 88th Academy Awards ceremony will air tonight hosted by Chris Rock, from the Dolby Theater in Hollywood.  This year’s awards are laden with criticism concerning the lack of diversity among this year’s nominees.  Several of Hollywood’s elite are boycotting this year’s awards, while several … More 2016 Twelve Days of Oscar Roundup

Steamed Lobster

Happy Valentine’s Day if you’re celebrating!  In the spirit of the day, it seemed only fitting that the fourth film in this year’s 12 Days of Oscar would be something romantic in nature. Today’s film, the 1984 romantic comedy Splash was nominated for Best Writing, Screenplay written directly for the screen (and lost to Places in … More Steamed Lobster

Blackened Tilapia

For quick and easy dinners, I turn to tilapia.  It’s a good fish for people who don’t really like fish, because it isn’t overly fishy.  Still with me? Good.  One of the best things about tilapia is that it cooks very quickly- from start to finish, this took less than ten minutes to make.  Three … More Blackened Tilapia