Steak and Chicken Fajita Platter

Fajita platters are a must for at home. When you go out its seems you have to practically beg for more tortillas and if you have a grabby one year old like I do those sizzling platters are almost a “no-no”. So I love to do fajita platters at home! It some simple, wayyyyy cheaper…

Mini Cucumber & Feta Salad

The thing that I love about the changes in the season is the fact that different fruits and vegetable are ” in season” meaning in their prime for pickin’ . So its a completely different flavor profile and angle from the past season especially winter to spring. Winter to spring is the best because its…

Crab and Shrimp linguine w/ Red Chili Garlic Butter

Red chili crisps in oil is my latest obsession. I love the heat it gives off. Toss a little bit in your regular dishes adds such great amount of flavor. It can easily make a boring dish interesting. Red chili crisp in oil are simmered Schezuan peppers so they get super crispy then added into…

Buffalo Wings w/Blue cheese & Celery Dip

I like to think that everyone loves buffalo wings and in most house holds it a staple. I try not to reinvent the wheel when it comes to a classic buffalo chicken wing I like to keep it pretty straight forward but let me tell you i’ll always change up a dipping sauce. For the…

Crawfish and Shrimp Penne in Cream Sauce

The combination of crawfish, creamy Alfredo sauce and noodles is always a winner in my book. Its comforting and warm and hearty. I started this recipe with the anticipation of it being strictly crawfish penne but I got some awesome shrimp at the meat market I just couldn’t resist. I often times make this crawfish…

Strawberry Chia Limeade

So this is the perfect thing for a warm day. Heck even a cool one! When we have a over abundance of lemons and limes I like to make juice before they go bad. Because if I know one thing everyone loves a glass of ice cold juice. Its also a plus it makes a…

Blistered Shishito Peppers w/ Cotija Cheese

Well this one is fun if you can handle the heat. So this recipe worked out perfect for the first date picnic I made for my brother. My thought was ” fun with food” so that things could give them their own talking points and keep a discussion going. I chose shishito peppers because they…

Pineapple Habanero Chicken

Pineapple habanero chicken can be alarming to some. Often times people hear habanero and panic because of its association with scorching heat. Heat from these spices are subjective and while some can handle it others cant. Paired with the proper things it can be tamed and you can rein in the heat….sorta. So I want…

Bacon Blue Cheese Grits

Grits and blue cheese are like a match made In heaven. I put this recipe together because I had leftover steak but no sides so I figured its about lunch time I want something quick and delicious. How about grits and since its with steak lets add some blue cheese! I also wanted something filling…