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  • Double Chocolate Cupcakes- A Sunday Sweet

    04 October 2010 ( #desserts )

    Another weekend has literally flown by. I've flown through another year of my life and had my birthday celebration this weekend. I've reflected on the last 365 days of my life and thought about what I've done and where I'm heading- re charting my course,...

  • Faux Jamaican Beef Patties- A Thursday Cheat

    07 October 2010 ( #Caribbean )

    Have you ever had the pleasure of eating a hot- from-the-oven Jamaican Patty? I mean no disrespect when I say that is one of the closest things to sensory nirvana that you can experience. Imagine- a sunny yellow shell, enclosing juicy beef rich in indian...

  • Frozen Watermelon and Lime Slush- A Sunday Sweet

    10 October 2010 ( #random )

    The temperature has been soaring these past few days and the heat is unbearable. I literally want to canonize the inventor of air-conditioning since anyone who knows me knows that I cannot stand the heat. Never could. It's as if I was born with a defective...

  • Beetroot and Sweet Potato Soup

    13 October 2010 ( #Soups )

    Everyone- I'm a woman on a mission. I've decided to cook and serve a different vegetable every day for seven days. I want to expand my horizons (not my waistline) as far as veggies are concerned. I have not told my family about my bold decision, since...

  • Bitter Melon (Caraille) and Sada Roti

    15 October 2010 ( #Indo-Caribbean )

    Day two- I've decided to go straight from sweet to bitter..vegetable, that is. Bitter melon, bitter gourd, caraille, karella. If you've never seen it raw, it is a long, oblong, narrow pale green fruit with distinctively bumpy skin. It is normally cooked...

  • Quick Oven Roasted Vegetables

    23 October 2010 ( #easy recipes )

    I've been away too long, I know. I've been battling a cold for the past week and it really was an even fight. Thankfully I feel much better now so here I am again, sharing my veggie adventures with you. I was inspired for these easy oven roasted veggies...

  • Coconut Bake- A Guilty Pleasure

    23 October 2010 ( #Caribbean )

    A deviation from the path of healthy eating, this recipe is one that I've always wanted to try simply because a coconut bake is so delicious when properly done. What is a "bake" you ask? Well here in TnT, "bake' is a term for any unleavened bread with...

  • Spaghetti With Invisible Pumpkin Puree and Green Peas

    26 October 2010 ( #easy recipes )

    My daughter loves pasta. Any kind- spaghetti, linguine, penne. I came up with this recipe which gave her the pasta fix she was craving and gave me the satisfaction of having two veggies in there. The garden peas gave the pasta colour and a sweet freshness,...

  • Fried Chicken Dinner

    26 October 2010 ( #easy recipes )

    Last Friday, I decided to make something a little different for dinner. I was craving a milkshake, so I built my dinner menu around that:) I didn't really want to buy fast food, so I decided to try making my very own fried chicken. I was reading a gorgeous...

  • Are We Even Human Anymore? A Random Thought

    19 August 2010 ( #random )

    I got some disturbing news yesterday. My 11 year old neighbor was injured in a hit and run accident. He was riding his bike around the neighborhood at lunchtime(broad daylight!) when a guy driving a black pickup knocked him down and DID NOT STOP!!!! Imagine...

  • All Things Sweet

    02 November 2010 ( #random )

    Today is dedicated to all things sweet, I hope you enjoy!!!!! My ghoulish girl... Cute cupcakes... A cookie bouquet....

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