Ingredient: water

Nigerian Jollof Rice + Black History Month Virtual Potluck

Nigerian Jollof Rice + Black History Month Virtual Potluck

My Aunty Toyin’s recipe is the best you’ll ever taste.

Spicy One-Pot Sausage & Spinach Pasta (with Video)

Spicy One-Pot Sausage & Spinach Pasta (with Video)

A quick and easy, one-pot pasta meal perfect for weeknight dinners and workweek lunches in under 30 minutes!

Frozen Watermelon Mint Lemonade

Frozen Watermelon Mint Lemonade

Big or small, simple or complicated, engaging or run-of-the-mill, every recipe has a story. Here’s the quick tale attached to my frozen watermelon mint lemonade. My best friend recently raved about Chick-fil-A’s watermelon mint lemonade and so I stopped by one day to try it. […]

Best Box-Mix Brownies

Best Box-Mix Brownies

This is a recipe from my college days that I could pull together in a pinch for anything from a movie night with friends to a sorority event. Much like my pumpkin cupcakes, which are also semi-homemade, these brownies are so dang good that I […]

BBQ Chicken & Veggie Bites

BBQ Chicken & Veggie Bites

Thank you to H-E-B for sponsoring this post. As always, all opinions are my own. My city (Houston, Texas) is in overdrive right now getting ready for the biggest day in American football and I’m just over here¬†concerned with what to cook, what to wear, […]

Citrus Champagne Sparklers

Citrus Champagne Sparklers

Refreshingly bright and simple champagne cocktails made with just a few ingredients and perfect for New Year’s Eve!

Fresh Fruit Compotes

Fresh Fruit Compotes

We’ve talked about compotes a little bit before in my best ever blueberry pancakes post but really only scratched the surface. We’re going all the way in today because compotes are so good, so simple, and can pretty much go on anything. Cakes, ice cream, […]

Simple Honey Lavender Lemonade

Simple Honey Lavender Lemonade

Although Houston “seasons” can sometimes blur together, it seems that Spring has officially sprung here. Along with it has come an allergy season so vicious that I [someone who has never suffered from allergies] am experiencing a bit of congestion and some POWERFUL sneezes. *insert […]

Best EVER Blueberry Pancakes

Best EVER Blueberry Pancakes

Easy, fluffy blueberry pancakes topped with a fruity blueberry compote