EASY PASTA DISHES

EASY PASTA DISHES

Check out Easy Pasta Dishes by Jehan Powell at Foodie.com I’ve put together a list of Perfect Pasta Dishes that are simple, simple, simple! Let’s face it, no one wants to spend the last days of summer slaving away in the kitchen, I know I don’t! All of these dishes can be made in less than an hour, most less than 30 minutes. There are a few of my own dishes in this collection. Enjoy! Sponsored by Foodie.com, all opinions...Read more …

EASY PASTA DISHES

Check out Easy Pasta Dishes by Jehan Powell at Foodie.com     I’ve put together a list of Perfect Pasta Dishes that are simple, simple, simple! Let’s face it, no one wants to spend the last days of summer slaving away in the kitchen, I know I don’t! All of these dishes can be made in less than an hour, most less than 30 minutes. There are a few of my own dishes in this collection. Enjoy! Sponsored by Foodie.com,...Read more …
PAN FRIED TILAPIA

PAN FRIED TILAPIA

Hey!  Welcome to my corner of the web!  Please follow me on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest! I didn’t have any intention of posting another fried fish recipe but I posted a photo of pan fried tilapia a few weeks back on Instagram and the received many requests for tips on how to fry fish.  I was surprised by how many inquires because for me it’s quite simple.  I follow a few guidelines when frying fish and it always produces perfect results. Lightly flour the...Read more …
FESTIVE RICE

FESTIVE RICE

Hey!  Welcome to my corner of the web!  Please follow me on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest! Being born in a rice producing country means rice was and still is a big part of my diet.   Plain rice can become boring very quickly so every now and then I mix it up a bit. I called this Festive Rice because of the vibrant color from the curry powder and various vegetables; it’s not only pretty but pretty tasty.   It’s not fuss and quick to toss...Read more …
PINEAPPLE UPSIDE DOWN CAKE

PINEAPPLE UPSIDE DOWN CAKE

Hey!  Welcome to my corner of the web!  Please follow me on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest! We celebrated my husband’s birthday this past weekend.   I always bake a cake on his birthday and this year I decided to bake a pineapple upside down cake.  It’s something I’ve baked for him when we first met 16 years ago and it was his absolute favorite.  I mean it’s pineapple that’s caramelized in brown sugar atop a sweet cake—what’s not to love?  I’ve made many pineapple upside...Read more …
CARIBBEAN PEPPER SAUCE

CARIBBEAN PEPPER SAUCE

Hey!  Welcome to my corner of the web!  Please follow me on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest!  The Caribbean Pepper Sauce is a staple in West Indian households. My mom always had a bottle of pepper sauce on hand and it would accompany every meal. Let’s me be clear-this is not to be confused with the milder hot sauce, this is liquid fire in a bottle. While my mom uses wiri wiri pepper in her sauce, I used scotch bonnet as it is more readily...Read more …
Quick Family Meals

Quick Family Meals

Check out Quick Family Meals by Jehan Powell at Foodie.com The end of summer is quickly approaching, which means the kids will be headed back to school. This means homework, sports, field trips and other extracurricular activities and less time to prepare a wholesome meal. Being super busy doesn’t mean that meal time has to suffer. I’ve put together a list of quick and delicious family meals that take less than an hour to prepare. So no need for takeout,...Read more …
GRAPE NUT ICE CREAM

GRAPE NUT ICE CREAM

      Check out Ice Cream Creations by Jehan Peters at Foodie.com       Summer is upon us.  It is sweltering hot in Atlanta and the perfect time for frozen concoctions.   I’ve been consuming a lot of ice cream lately, thanks to the weekly visits to the ice cream parlor with my son.   Here’s a collection of ice cream creations to try this summer. This past weekend instead of venturing out, I decided to try a no churn...Read more …
SUMMER DRINK: MANGO LIMEADE

SUMMER DRINK: MANGO LIMEADE

Hey!  Welcome to my corner of the web!  Please follow me on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest! I’m a very private person and my blog reflects that.  While I share stories from time to time I barely scratch the surface as to who I am.   I decided to go outside my comfort zone and share ten things that you didn’t know about me. Here goes: 1. I am like the information superhighway to my family and friends. I’m the one that gets the most random...Read more …
BREAKFAST: POTATO PANCAKES

BREAKFAST: POTATO PANCAKES

Hey!  Welcome to my corner of the web!  Please follow me on Instagram, Facebook and Pinterest! I usually make a hot breakfast every morning for my husband and son. While this may sound tedious, I keep meal prep and cook time to less than 10-15 minutes. I switch it up every now and then to prevent them from becoming bored with the usually eggs and toast, oatmeal or hash browns. On the weekend I will spend a bit more time making something different than...Read more …