Favorite Recipes


Lessons from the Cafe

    How to Make an Old-Fashioned Vegetable Beef Stew

    The heat is dissipating outside, the jackets have been pulled out of the closet, and I am drinking smoothies in the car with my heater on. It’s so weird but I am so full of pure bliss. Thoughts of a hearty old-fashioned vegetable beef stew fill my spirit and I know exactly what I must do. It is my intention to make the instructions as simple as possible so it can taste just as amazing in your home. Let’s do this!

    Continue Reading

  • Freshly boiled crawfish

    Juneteenth Cookout Takeover Crawfish Recipes

    I’m participating in the 2020 Juneteenth Cookout Takeover. This initiative was established to encourage the celebration of Juneteenth – a jubilee of freedom to commemorate the end of slavery – and…

  • Creamy Shrimp and Jalapeño Cheddar Grits

    Shrimp and grits was not a household staple meal for me growing up. Nope. I actually had my first bowl at a resort in Chicago during a very chilly Easter weekend.…

  • How to Make Jalapeño Cheddar Grits

    There is nothing that pleases my soul more than eating delicious and filling food. These jalapeno cheddar grits definitely hit the spot. Since I was young, I have had a tendency…

  • Banana Chocolate Chip Muffins Recipe

    There has to be some good in the world. Lately, it has been a challenge to see the silver lining. During times when I cannot tell up from down, I go…

  • Oven Roasted BBQ Jerk Shrimp

    When I go out to eat, my favorite bites of food always tend to be seafood. Shrimp, catfish, oysters, crab: the lists just goes on and on. I am in pure…

  • Crawfish Cream Sauce Recipe

    The one thing that I truly enjoy about cooking is finding the tricks of the trade that can make life simple. I am pleased when I find a way to repurpose…

This website is using Google Analytics. Please click here if you want to opt-out. Click here to opt-out.