Tag Archives: My Own Recipe

Buffalo Chicken Enchiladas

This is one of my own creations, though I cannot take full credit.  I saw a recipe online for such a thing, got inspired, and decided to take a stab at it.  This actually came out fantastic!  Enchiladas are one … Continue reading

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Butter Pecan Ice Cream

One night after a particularly spicy dinner, Matt and I were craving something sweet and cold to calm our fiery mouths.  I suggested we make some ice cream.  We looked through a few books and chose a Caramel Ice Cream, … Continue reading

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Banana Bread French Toast

My mom’s recipe for banana bread is awesome and needs no tweaking whatsoever.  I ate it countless times growing up, and I still make it from time to time.  Occasionally, if I’m in the mood, I’ll add walnuts to the … Continue reading

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Vegan Burritos

You read the title correctly. These actually weren’t terrible!  Ha!!  No, seriously, there were very satisfying, and flavorful enough to not miss meat and/or cheese and/or sour cream.  I made this one up since I’m really making a concerted effort … Continue reading

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Macaroni Goulash

I never had goulash of any kind growing up (that I remember, anyway).  I’ve been curious to make it and have searched around for a good recipe.  The one I liked the best was Paula Deen’s, but I couldn’t bring … Continue reading

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Chipotle Chicken Stuffed Shells

Happy New Year!!! I’m very excited about 2012 and all the delicious cooking to be done. This dish is one I made up several weeks ago, but due to traveling, hadn’t gotten around to blogging it. It turned out beautifully, … Continue reading

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Chicken and Waffles!

I made these last night and they were outstanding! This is a Harlem classic.  Legend has it, back when Harlem was a jazz club mecca, people would play or listen to jazz until the wee hours of the morning, and … Continue reading

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Buffalo Chicken Fettuccine Alfredo

This is one I came up with awhile back when I needed to use up some buffalo sauce.  We both love it, it’s creamy and spicy and so delicious.  The way I made it last week, and the way I’m … Continue reading

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Saucy Tex-Mex Chicken Thighs

This was a recipe I came up with one night last week.  I wasn’t sure how it would turn out, but it was awesome.  I’ll definitely make this again! Ingredients: 2 lbs. chicken thighs, bone-in, skin-on Olive oil 1 tbs … Continue reading

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Fried Calamari with the Best Cocktail Sauce

This is one our favorite snack meals, and I think many people would agree.  Fried calamari is a very popular appetizer menu items at restaurants, and the vast majority of it is really, really bad.  Most restaurants, especially casual ones, … Continue reading

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