CARIBBEAN GREEN SEASONING

CARIBBEAN GREEN SEASONING

It’s the middle of March and its 83 degrees today.   My first thought was to put on a frilly frock with colorful sandals and frolic about the place, instead I find myself in jeans and a tee at the farmers market elbowing my way to freshest of the herbs.    I live about a 5 minute drive from the DeKalb Farmers Market and it’s the best place to find fresh fruits, herbs, vegetables, meat and seafood.    There is also a wide...Read more …
GUYANESE PLAIT BREAD VIDEO

GUYANESE PLAIT BREAD VIDEO

As you all know I’ve recently started my YouTube Channel and will be posting new videos weekly.  Today I’m showing how super easy it is to make Guyanese Plait Bread.  Head on over to my channel where I will show you step by step how I make my bread. Christmas is right around the corner and that means Pepperpot and Bread is coming up soon and there’s still enough time to practice your technique until then.  Head on over to...Read more …
GIVEAWAY WINNER

GIVEAWAY WINNER

I’ve been running a giveaway all week and today I will announce the winner!  The prize is one Wolf Gourmet Blender High Performance Blender valued at $700.  Thank you to all who have entered.  I’ve randomly selected a winner and the winner is Sodamnyummy.  If you’re the winner, please check your email.  If you do not claim your prize in 7 days, I will choose another winner.       Save Save Save Save SaveRead more …
THE CAPITAL GRILLE

THE CAPITAL GRILLE

  This week I had the pleasure of attending an exclusive event held by my friend Milla of Happily Eating.  A select group of bloggers were invited to The Capital Grille in Dunwoody to a tasting of their Bar menu and cocktails.  I’m always excited to try a new restaurant and The Capital Grille did not disappoint; the food was amazing and the staff was extremely attentive.  Located just outside of the Perimeter in Dunwoody, The Capital Grille is definitely...Read more …
MAC AND CHEESE BITES

MAC AND CHEESE BITES

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #HoopsWithCrunch #CollectiveBias Living with a sports fanatic means that it’s always game day in my house.  This means a lot of gatherings to celebrate the latest and right now it’s all about college basketball series.   When we have guests over, I try to keep things as simple as possible when it comes to food. This is not the time to try out complicated...Read more …
PRINCI ITALIA

PRINCI ITALIA

Princi Italia is one of Atlanta’s newest Italian restaurants featuring handmade pastas, scrumptious pizzas and an extensive collection of wine.  Located in the heart of Midtown, this place is chic enough for dinner but unpretentious enough to drop in for lunch.  The light and airy interior sort of prepares you for what’s to come-fresh Italian fare with clean flavors; no heavy over salted dishes here.  The beef and chicken meatballs, Meatball al Forno to be exact, are as light as...Read more …
EASTSIDE ATLANTA’S CARIBBEAN EATS

EASTSIDE ATLANTA’S CARIBBEAN EATS

I’m a girl about town and often receive questions on where to find the best ____in Atlanta. I’ve put together a list of places that I frequent on the Eastside of the city.  These are my favorite places to grab a quick meal or snack. EASTSIDE ATLANTA’S CARIBBEAN EATS: Jerk Pork or Fried Chicken he asked….Jerk of course!! Jerk Pork, hard dough bread with spiced rum and ginger beer. #islandtings #foodie #foodporn #f52grams #feedfeed #foodstagram #instagood #islandfoodporn #jerk #jamaica #picoftheday...Read more …
A WEEK WITH KIA OPTIMA

A WEEK WITH KIA OPTIMA

I had to pleasure of test driving a 2016 Kia Optima SX Turbo for a week and boy did I fall in love!  From the time I set foot inside I was impressed by the luxurious interior, panoramic sunroof and loads of features.  Once I took it out on the road, I fell in love with the way this car drove. This model has 3 modes; normal, eco and sport; I drove it on sport mode the entire time because this girl...Read more …
CARIBBEAN STEAMED FISH

CARIBBEAN STEAMED FISH

I’ve been making more of an effort to make healthy choices at meal time.   While I do indulge in a guilty meal a few times a week, I plan healthier meals most days.  While I love eating meals that are better for me I hate feeling like I’m eating diet food.  Food is extremely important to me and I’m always thinking about my next meal, so it needs to be enjoyable.  I’ve discovered that herbs and spices go along way...Read more …