Peanut Butter and Milk?!?!

Peanut Butter and Milk?!?!

This recipe my friends is something I’m very familiar with.  This is a childhood favorite and a favorite of the Caribbean.  I’m from Guyana and even though we are located in South America our culture and cuisine is Caribbean.   And this is a classic  beverage.  Its simple and easy to make and delicious!   I blended up a small batch for my mom but  this is a recipe you can double and triple to suit your needs.   I urge you to...Read more …
Cashews and Cranberries and Raisins..Oh my

Cashews and Cranberries and Raisins..Oh my

I love granola.  My mom loves granola.  I always have granola bars on hand,  but since I like to think that I can do anything that anybody else can do…I had to make my own granola.  I decide that I wanted something healthy and all the recipes I found had a lot of sugar and oil.   I try to cook with as little oil possible and cut calories where I can, after all bathing suit season is coming up!  I’m...Read more …
One Fish, Two Fish..

One Fish, Two Fish..

I grew up in NYC so I was exposed to alot of different cuisines.  One of my favorites is asian,…yes asian, be it thai, cantonese, chinese or japanese food.  Sometimes you go to these restaurant you have a great meal and you want to recreate the dish but just don’t know how to.  I found this recipe in one of my many cookbooks, but I modified it a bit to make it my own.  Its very flavorful and easy to...Read more …

Happy Birthday to me…

Well…not really.  My birthday was a month ago and I had a game night/cocktail party.  I had great food, friends and of course cake.  I’m the person everyone calls when they need a cake, so for my birthday I knew  had to do something big…go all out.   I also wanted an expensive bag as a gift….well I came up with a simple solution, A louis vuitton purse cake!!  It was chocolate and white cake with chocolate buttercream. The cake is...Read more …
An apple a day

An apple a day

I’ve always drooled over these apple tarts photos and have always wanted to try it. Well today is 28 degrees and snowing in NY and I decided I needed comfort food. I made Turkey and Rice soup for lunch but was aching for dessert. I wanted something that was quick and easy…then I remembered the last sheet of puff pastry I had leftover from a cocktail party I kept for my birthday. Its January 2009 and we’ve been health nuts...Read more …

Hello world!

Hi everyone out there, welcome to my food blog!  I love food and that’s what it will be about.  My own recipes as well as recipes that I’ve tried from my extensive cookbook collection and wherever I draw inspiration.  Welcome!Read more …