Have you ever been to New Orleans? Have you had their famous beignets? Well I have and it is light, airy and fluffy. Sounds like a poodle right? Have you ever had crab cakes? I don’t mean those crab cakes that is chuck full of bread crumbs. I mean a good, study crab cake full of sweet jumbo lump crab meat, crab meat that costs a small fortune to buy. Well this Spicy Crab Beignet is what would happen if… Read more »

Well now that my 9 week challenge at the gym is over I can now get back to the business of cooking and eating again! Lost 14 pounds in 9 weeks! A lot of fasting went into losing those 14 pounds. Don’t worry my tummy still proceeds me into any room I enter (eye-roll)!!! URG…when does that ever go away! Its so hard being a food lover and eating healthy. I had to limit myself to posting as when I… Read more »

Guys let me tell you all about this one time I went on a horse and rode a jeep through Sedona, AZ. I spent last weekend in Arizona and took a drive up to Sedona while there. Sedona is a beautiful little tourist town with red rocks! I don’t know why I thought it would be a fun adventure to take a jeep tour into the Sedona rocky mountains! I was picturing this road through the mountains that the jeeps… Read more »

Happy New Year! I hope you all had an amazing Holiday and an even better New Year planned. Before we all go onto these crazy diets and new year resolutions, I am sharing with you an amazing recipe I did for @196flavors over the Christmas break. There are literally hundreds of different recipes, with slight variations making each one unique to its own country. I made these empanadas to take to the Kubes’s Christmas gathering and I was amazed at… Read more »

I know I am a day late and a dollar short…as Diwali was last week and here I am now posting a recipe pertaining to that. Typical Trini here. You know how you see a whole turkey post like days leading up to thanksgiving from other bloggers, that is not me and it may never be. First of all I can only handle eating turkey once a year! Second I don’t have that kind of time to take pictures and video of… Read more »