Growing up in Trinidad, my grandmother had at any given time about 14 mouths to feed. I am not kidding you! She had 11 boys and girls, plus my sister, brother and myself and any of her children that was already married and would pop in to eat from time to time. She would come up with the weirdest food to eat. Actually we grew our own rice. What you call wild rice here, my grandparents grew back home and… Read more »

It is so cold in Minneapolis! You would think it is fall already. I just need at least 1 more month of Summer. Just like I want a job where I am no longer on call, I want to live where there is no winter. I am okay with Spring, Summer and Fall! Although in my next post you will certainly hear my rant about raking all those darn leaves in my yard! Now rain…I would love if it would rain… Read more »

I recently attended a wedding with my Sugar and we started wondering how much does it really cost to have a wedding. Okay so maybe it was just me really wondering that. This wedding had 250 guests, it was at a golf club and it had a few groomsmen and bridesmaids…that adds up. Do I really want to spend all that money on 1 day? I am not saying its not fantastic to have a beautiful wedding where you can… Read more »

Today we are cooking up a batch of my all time favorite food! Yup its hot sauce, but not just any hot sauce, this is a Trinidad Hot Pepper Sauce. This is a sauce that will not only spice things up, but put flavor on your plate. There are hot and there is hot flavor. Hot is just burn your taste buds off. Hot flavor means the heat enhances the flavor of the food. Then there are people who can’t… Read more »

Hi there again! I am back! Not that I went anywhere. I was still right here, though I was not in the mood to cook! Yes even foodies like myself get into a slump and don’t feel like cooking of blogging or talking. I have not posted anything in a full month, holy Hannah! The inspiration for this recipe came from fellow food blogger RecipeTinEats. Check her out she is amazing! She made this Potato Parmesan Dish, that looked super… Read more »