Challah French Toast

  It’s the weekend. You wake up and you’re tired, feeling lazy but HUNGRY! What’s the simplest thing you can whip up in no time? FRENCH TOAST! Who doesn’t love the smell of French Toast cooking in the kitchen?   I have yet to meet a person who dislikes French Toast.  This yummy meal literally…

Apple Butter BBQ Ribs

APPLE BUTTER BBQ RIBS!   I was born and raised in Texas, we eat BBQ all year round! Any kind of meat and we’re barbecuing it! So today I thought I’d share one of my favorite recipes….my Apple Butter BBQ Ribs recipe. First, of course, you’ll need to buy a rack of ribs from your…

Roasted Butternut Squash Soup

Oh Butternut squash! Not much for me to say on this particular food. I don’t know too many people who cook with it let alone eat it. Once you conquer your fear, you discover this vegetable can be cooked into so many delicious meals and snacks. And its inexpensive as well. Can’t beat that! Recently…

National Cookie Day: Brandy Snaps

Today is National Cookie Day!!   I have a few great cookie recipes to share but I am going to share one that most people don’t eat but it is very easy to make. BRANDY SNAPS! Not really a popular dessert/snack here in the U.S. but they are a very delicious treat!   These are…

Red Cabbage Soup

Who loves cabbage?? Red cabbage, also known as purple cabbage due to its color, has a relatively high ratio of nutrients and can be cooked and ate in numerous ways. The purple color in red cabbage comes from a class of pigment molecules called anthocyanins. It turns out that anthocyanins are found in flower petals,…

Homemade Blueberry Ice Cream

Tomorrow, July 16th, is National Ice Cream Day!!   For the past 2 weeks I’ve been posting my favorite ice cream recipes but this happens to be one of my all time favorite ice cream flavors. This too takes no time at all and I feel its a mix between ice cream AND yogurt. It’s…

Roasted Cherry Ice Cream

In honor of National Ice Cream Month (July) and National Ice Cream Day (July 16th) I am dedicating my next few blog posts to ICE CREAM RECIPES!   I don’t know anyone who doesn’t love a good creamy ice cream! Even the non-lovers of ice cream will not be able to resist these homemade recipes!…

Funfetti Pancakes

If you’re looking for a fun (and easy) recipe for your family & kids then this is it! If you have a jar of sprinkles just laying around this is perfect and pretty simple to make!     FUNFETTI PANCAKES (makes about a dozen small pancakes) 1 cup all purpose flour 2 tablespoons of sugar…

National Doughnut Day: Vanilla Bean Peppermint Doughnuts

Since we’re talking about doughnuts here   What’s better than one doughnut recipe? How about two? So here’s another throwback doughnut recipe to celebrate the National Holiday DOUGHNUT DAY! Vanilla Bean Peppermint Doughnuts INGREDIENTS: Cake Flour – 2 cups – 200g – 473ml Granulated Sugar – 3/4 cup – 108g – 175ml – Baking Powder…

Cheap Eats: Salmon Napoleon

I’m making a post for my frugal readers out there because not everyone can afford to eat out. And most people don’t have time to make a meal that’ll take more than 20 minutes to make. So today’s post is all about taking a cheap grocery store item and making it into a gourmet meal….