Beans are a staple in my home. I make a pot of beans at least once a week. Why? I feel if there is nothing else to eat in the house but you want something filling at least you have beans. Like beans, this Potato Curry as become a staple. It’s hearty, filling, super tasty…
My Favorite Breakfast Tacos
When my family lived in California we could go to any given breakfast joint and order a nice FAT breakfast burrito!!! It would have potatoes, onions, salsa, eggs, sausage and bacon if you’d like. That was our thing on Sunday before church. I miss those days… since then we have lived in Austin, Tx and…
Bean Bowl- Pinto and Black Beans
I’m not sure why it has taken me a lifetime to share this recipe. It’s one of my favorites, not to mention I make a pot of beans weekly. I hope this recipe satisfies your fancy and it’s as easy to make for you as it is for me!
My Kitchen Food Videos
I have been so busy trying to edit and get new food videos out on my YouTube channel that I have completely neglected my blog. I will be adding my food videos to this here blog from now on. My girl Tray hit me yesterday saying she couldn’t find a recipe on my blog. If…
Black Women In America
Years ago my friends volunteered me to speak for this documentary about being a light-skin black woman. I met the director D.Channsin Berry, he’s so awesome! He is also the director of the documentary “Dark Girls” this film premiered on OWN and is now on Netflix. After he and I met, he filmed, while I talked and…
Am I Transforming as I Walk?
I once read this saying, “You can only FLY, once you are willing to Give Up the Safety of Your Cocoon!” For me this is HUGE. In life we sometimes get stuck in a rut because we think we have the answer in “My way.” There is so much safety in “My way!” Even if it’s wrong or…
PEACE…When the Door You Try to open, LOCKS!
So for the past couple of weeks we have been renovating our kitchen/house. I have been tryin to keep focus on the final masterpiece, but honey, I got depressed. I just don’t function well in mess, and my house has been a HOT MESS! If you have ever lived IN a reno, then you know exactly what…
The bunny gotta go, fo real….
Never did I think I’d be writing about Easter the day before Resurrection Sunday. This was on my mind so heavy last night, so let me think out loud. LITERALLY.. Growing up we referred to Easter Sunday as Resurrection Day! Most of the people we went to church with would greet you with “Happy Resurrection Day”,…
Boys Bedroom Makeover
Had no clue the house that we found via internet then used google maps to drive up and down the street, because we lived in California and the house was in Texas, had no clue, we’d say yes, let’s pursue buying it. Mind you we had searched and put in offers on other homes but…
The BEST Candied/ Candy Yams!!
As a child I wouldn’t touch a candied yam not even with a long handled spoon. YUCK! LOL My face along with my sisters in the photo expresses how we felt about yams. I was probably thinking, “Thanksgiving dinner should be rolls, mac and cheese, ham and dessert!” I’m not a marshmallow fan, so seeing…