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Pan Seared Scallops with Baby Greens and Citrus Mojo Vinaigrette

My boyfriend and I and one of my best friends have decided that we all could stand to lose a few pounds so we started calorie tracking on MyFitnessPal in an attempt to drop some weight and get in shape. I thought it was going to be really hard for me to stick to eating … Continue reading

Mulligatawny Soup

I had to take a break from the NCC cookbook for just one week… you see, sometimes in life you may accidentally almost break someone’s toe. And sometimes the only thing that can atone for said toe incident is making soup. Not just any soup – but a very specific and absolutely amazing soup. A … Continue reading


Since everyone knows that I haven’t been blogging, I’m not going to make any lame excuses about how busy I have been and what has been going on, blah, blah, blah, etc. I just don’t to waste the time being that there are much more exciting things to write about, as I have come across … Continue reading

Which Was Gross?

I always wonder when browsing food blogs, which is often, if the food is as good as the photos depict, or if it’s secretly gross but they still put it up claiming it’s wonderful. Maybe there’s some unwritten rule to not do that, but I bet it happens. Not with me though. I’ve made some … Continue reading

A Specific Recipe for a Specific Guy

Today I woke up in one of those crummy moods. It happens to the best of us. Sometimes all it takes is one minor thing going wrong, no matter how small, to throw the whole day out of whack. Today happen to be my day. The last week of the month is always a little … Continue reading

Jamaican Curry Lamb

As if it isn’t glaringly obvious to everyone around me, I think my boyfriend is pretty awesome. Which means I wanted to cook him an awesome dinner. Not that I haven’t been doing that all these weeks, but I wanted to do something that would be an extra special surprise. I know this is a … Continue reading

Beef Stir-Fry – Wait, No

So, I had made a beef stir-fry and worked very hard on it and of course was going to make a post about it, but every time I tried to write the post it wound up something like “I made stir-fry and it was fast-paced and hard and if my boyfriend wasn’t there to help … Continue reading


Katharine Hepburn once said “If you obey all the rules, you miss all the fun.”  I do tend to agree with her, but I also know myself well enough to know that if I don’t place some sort of rules on what I’m doing here, everything will go out the window and in a week’s … Continue reading