Texas Style Shrimp & Grits

Delicious. Savory. Fulfilling. Comfort Food. Enjoyable. Basically a meal I devour in seconds every time. I’m talking about shrimp and grits y’all!  A simple and easy meal to make. Hassle free and not time-consuming.  Not too many people in my family like seafood so I rarely make this dish.  I’m a Texas girl and down…

Lobster Ceviche

This is a throwback post but a great time for me to repost this recipe because I feel it’s a perfect summer dish! A delicious treat made with fresh and simple ingredients.  I love ceviche period,  but I think adding fresh lobster meat makes for a mouthwatering appetizer. Ceviche is really popular dish served at many Latin…

Lychee Panna Cotta

Panna = Cream Cotta = Cooked COOKED CREAM! Got it? You learn something new everyday! Shopping at my favorite specialty grocery store I came across batches of lychees.  I was intrigued because I have never tried a lychee before so I grabbed a bunch since they were about $1.50 a pound. The texture, once you…

Caramel Bowls

If you have 5 minutes and some caramel lying around then you can make these easy caramel bowls!   So who has 5 minutes to spare? Great! Just follow the simple steps below and you too can serve these easy to make unique treats! First Step: Make your own caramel sauce.  Simple recipe HERE Second Step: Take a…

Flashback Fridays: Chocolate Banana Marshmallow Bread

Chocolate Banana Marshmallow Bread with Marshmallow Glaze. Yep you read that right! Actually this was just something I did out of boredom to test but it came out really yummy! It’s just a basic recipe for banana bread with marshmallows and added unsweetened cocoa with the flour mixture. For the glaze I just added a…

Chocolate Pasta

An oldie but a goodie! Something I did last year and wanted to repost for my new followers (Hiiii new followers and lurkers) See below how I made this yummy dessert!   No, your eyes are not deceiving you, there is such a thing as CHOCOLATE PASTA! I had a dessert concept in my head about making…

Challah French Toast with Beer Jelly

Who doesn’t love the smell of French Toast cooking in the kitchen?   I have yet to meet a person who dislikes French Toast.  Even though this is 100% uncomplicated to make and literally takes minutes to make, I rarely make it.  However this time I wanted to give my son (and myself) something different…