Summer Stickers.

Summer Stickers. Pot stickers. Pot stickers. Pot stickers. I don’t remember when I had my first pot sticker, but whenever it was it sure got me hooked. There was something about how the dough and meat simultaneously melted in your mouth that just captivated me. This bite size snack had me so enchanted I didn’t…

Summer Rolls.

Summer Rolls. Egg Rolls. Egg Rolls. Egg Rolls. I am back with the second segment of my Summer Series! And I am giving you a recipe for… drum roll please… Egg Rolls! Because come on regardless if you’re ordering orange chicken or Lo Mein you gotta get some egg rolls. Well throw away your raggedy Chinese…

Summer Wraps.

Summer Wraps. Hey! I’m back! And with the revamping of my blog, I thought I’d give y’all a Food Series!

Biffster Love

Biffster Love. You may ask… “What’s a biffster?” Honestly I wasn’t quite sure what it was myself until I met Inga. She is the perfect embodiment of a best friend and a sister. Thus a biffster. And she demonstrated the validity of this title this summer when she took a little flight from Yonkers, New…

Gettin’ Back to Our Roots

Gettin’ Back to Our Roots. Nothing taste better than fresh ingredients. And I was blessed enough to learn that around the same time I learned to eat, because as long as I can remember my mom has had a garden at our house. From fresh herbs to fresh vegetables to fresh fruit my momma had…

Summer Crumble

Summer Crumble. Nothing says summer to a Southerner more than fresh apple pie and a heaping scoop of creamy vanilla ice cream. So here’s my little twist on a Southern classic. An apple crumble made with an oat flour crust, deliciously tart Granny Smith apples and a sweet maple oat topping.

New Year Eats

  New Year. New Eats. Celebrating the new year in my household means three things. Black-eyed peas, collard greens and ham. But this dish isn’t just a Cumberbatch thing, it’s a southern tradition. For southerners this delicious trio signifies a year full of good wealth and health.

Slicing into Thanksgiving

Slicing into Thanksgiving. The plates have been licked one last time, the belts have been loosened, and the guests have settled comfortably into the couch. But don’t be fooled we all know this is just the halftime break, because the most important course is served after the leftovers have been put away. So give your…

Spice Up Your Semester

Spice Up Your Semester. Every study break needs a treat. So why not give yourself a treat fit for the season? Reward your taste buds with these quick and easy pumpkin muffins. With the extra heartiness of oats and the gooey sweetness of pumpkin spice chips this treat is perfect for any fall midterm break.

Suite Lo Mein

Suite Lo Mein. If you have been in college for more than a weekend, then you already know the inevitable and unexplainable craving for Chinese take out. You know that late night Friday post-Netflix-binge feeling in your stomach. But if you have been in college for more than a weekend then you also know the…

Brazil ‘N Bowl

Brazil ‘N Bowl. If you read my World Cup post, then you know I fell in love with Brazil as a young footballer. But if you didn’t snag a read, I’ll give you a brief recap. Age 12. 2007 Women’s World Cup. Marta. Soccer’s heroine. Yellow and blue love. Well, that pretty much sums everything…

Southern Sunshine Spuds

  Southern Sunshine Spuds. Mashed potatoes. A southerner’s favorite side dish. But what happens the morning after your fried chicken and mashed potato dinner? You have a whole Tupperware full of left over mashed potatoes. Well with just a few extra ingredients you can have a light and crispy potato cake that will wake up…