Fish is perfect for summer because it’s light, full of omega 3 fatty acids and protein, and really versatile when it comes to prep.

From entertaining the in-laws to feeding the kids to lunch with the girls - great fish can make you friends! 

Fish is one of my favorite ways to end the day. I always feel light but satiated after a fish dinner.

These recipes are creative and quick with just one caveat - only fresh fish allowed. It’s the key to a successful fish recipe.

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