Every year I host an extravagant dinner party for my friends. We set the dining room table up in the living room so that it’s near the warm and crackling fireplace and I ask everyone to dress up and bring their favorite bottle of wine. Last year I made a Curried Coconut Squash Soup and it was a huge ... read more
Spices that make you awesome!
I had the joy of being on San Diego Living to talk about spices and which ones are great for your health and how you can incorporate them into your diet. I also share an interesting fact about cilantro plus the paparazzi comes after us! Check it out and let me know what you think! ... read more
DAD’S EASY & HEALTHY GUMBO RECIPE
Gumbo with Herbed Quinoa My Dad is a good ole Southern Boy so I was lucky enough to grow up food like gumbo, fried chicken, okra and fried green tomatoes - although as a kid those green tomatoes freaked me out so I stayed away from them but everything else I was on board with! So, of course ... read more
Sweet and Spicy Couscous
Sweet and Spicy Couscous Do you ever stare at your fridge or pantry with a bewildered look wondering what the heck you were going to have for dinner? Me too. In fact, just the other night I had a mostly empty fridge, nothing in the freezer and I just did not feel like eating out so I sent ... read more