Happy St Patrick’s Day To Ya

I made my famous Guinness Shepherds pie, But I will post about it another time. I just want to wish you all a Happy St Patrick’s day. I hope you all are wearing green to prevent the pinching! I always have on green 365 days a year. I have a Shamrock tattoo lurking somewhere on […]

Almond Joy Bark

DONT FORGET MY $100 GIVEAWAY!!! My Peppermint Bark was soooo yummy when I mad it during the holidays. It was a Huge hit. I was watching the Food Network today, and Big Daddy’s house was on. He made a bark with cherries, almonds and something else, I just don’t remember what it was. A light […]


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DONT FORGET MY AWESOME GIVEAWAY FRIDAY!! (I’m so excited!) I love love love steak. My favorite cut is the ribeye, HANDS DOWN. But my favorite lean cut is Sirloin (pictured above). It is such a versatile cut of meat that you can do just about anything with. I prefer mine on the grill. I used […]

Asian Beef with Broccoli and Noodles

Never in my life would I have ever thought I would buy another pack of Ramen noodles. Remember Ramen noodles? I ate my fair share of cases and cases of them when I moved out after High School. Spending more money on beer and alcohol was totally a priority. Who needed a well balanced meal? […]

Easy Beef Stroganoff

I am first going to apologize to my veggie lovin friends. My next 3 posts are going to be all about beef. But my carnivore friends will love them. However, have no fear veggie friends, at the end of the week I will be having a VERY generous giveaway.I was contacted by the Cattlemen’s Beef […]

Pound Cake for National Pound Cake Day

In honor of National Pound Cake day, I thought it was only fitting to post, um, Pound Cake! Duh! My mom gave me this recipe after I bitched about my failed pound cake attempt a while ago. Well this pound cake was FAR from a fail. It was moist and delicious. But don’t you dare […]

Daring Bakers- Flourless Chocolate Cake

Above: Will you just look at how moist this cake is!!!! Is it possible to be in love with a chocolate cake? Is it possible to marry it? How about toasted coconut ice cream? Can I marry it too? Please tell me I can. Oh but wait, that means I would be married to 3 […]

BBQ Cheesy Chicken

When my husband was building our house 10 years ago, we lived here and there during construction. So needless to say I didn’t have a kitchen to cook in. We ate out 2-3 times a day(crazy, I know). I got extremely familiar with the menus from just about every restaurant know to man. This dinner […]

Cuban Pizza

Have you tried my Roast Pork with Black Beans and Yellow rice yet? No? Shame on you..I don’t want to be your friend anymore( Yeah, I am at home with sick kids and a sick self, so I am feeling a bit childish!) Well if you did make it you probably had some left over […]

Roast Pork with Black Beans and Yellow Rice

Soon after moving to Tampa, I discovered a whole new world of food..CUBAN FOOD. Tampa has a large Cuban community and their food is a staple in this town. Growing up I had never heard of chicken and yellow rice, cafe con leche, deviled crabs, plantains, etc. Was I deprived, naaaaa, I was just missing […]

Banana Split Salad

Too cold outside to run and get ice cream? In Florida, it is never too cold for ice cream. But I am sure in like Maine where you are freezing your ass off, the last thing on your mind is a big ol bowl of Rocky Road? So I present you will your alternative, Banana […]