Paleo Spicy Kale & Ground Beef with Roasted Sweet Potatoes ~ Bento #151

April 14, 2014
Paleo Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Last week, I wanted to make a sweet and savory paleo meal.  I had just purchased some fresh organic kale and sweet potatoes, and decided to incorporate the two vegetables together.   I thought about keeping the dish vegan, but then decided to add some lean organic ground beef for some extra protein. The sweetness […]

Paleo Fish Cakes & Spicy Kale

April 6, 2014
Paleo Fish Cake & Spicy Kale

A few weeks ago, I purchased a package of hake fillets from Costco. Normally when I make fish fillets, I either broil or saute my fillets.  But this time, I decided to do something different.  I decided to make fish cakes. These hake fillets are so fragile, and easily break apart when handled.  As a […]

Carrots & Mushrooms Paleo Pot Roast ~ Bento #148

March 17, 2014
Carrots & Mushrooms Paleo Pot Roast

A few days ago, I was shopping for meat at my local grocery store, and found a nice piece of chuck roast on sale.  I decided to buy it, and make a paleo pot roast out of it. I found this recipe, and adapted it to my liking. I normally serve my pot roast over […]

Lasagna Soup #SundaySupper

October 6, 2013
Italian Sausage Lasagna Soup

I love this soup. It is so good and easy to make. Whenever I think about a warm and hearty soup, I think about this lasagna soup. I was first introduced to lasagna soup from CenterCutCook, and since then, it has been a family favorite. This week for #SundaySupper, we are featuring one pot recipes. […]

Butter & Sea Salt Popcorn Chowder ~ #SundaySupper Bento #124

September 29, 2013
Butter & Sea Salt Popcorn Chowder

In August, my family and I took a 7 day Disney cruise.  While on the cruise, we ate a lot of unforgettable meals.  It was nice seeing my kids try new things, and actually enjoy it.   One night while dining in one of the restaurants on the cruise, our waiter asked if we were […]

Creole Shrimp & Cheddar Basil Grits Cakes #SundaySupper

September 22, 2013
Creole Shrimp & Cheddar Basil Grits Cakes

Back in July 2013, I spent a week in Washington, DC for my sororities national convention. While there, I visited a restaurant called Busboys & Poets. The menu had a vast variety of items to choose from, but my eyes caught hold of their shrimp & grits, and I couldn’t bring myself to order anything […]

The ROXX Box Veggie Mac & Cheese

July 8, 2013
Veggie Mac & Cheese 2

I was in the mood for mac & cheese, but wanted to put something in it. In the past I’ve adapted my typical mac & cheese recipe, and made a lobster & shrimp mac.  So today, I decided to make something new, and create a veggie mac & cheese. This recipe is super easy to […]

Asian Shrimp Rice Noodle Salad ~ Bento #103

June 9, 2013
Asian Shrimp Rice Noodle Salad

I can’t believe it’s Sunday already. Seems like this weekend FLEW by. Today I took a semi-private photography class with a local photographer named Michael Zero. It was great working with him, and learning more about my camera. My goal this summer is to step up my food photography, so I’m trying to learn as […]