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Mixed Berry Compote Recipe

Mixed Berry Compote Recipe

Simple mixed berry compote is sweet and bursting with flavor. The perfect topping for pancakes, French toast, waffles, and so much more. What Berries to use for mixed berry compote This compote can be a combination of any of your favorite berries. We’re using blackberries, 

Easy Blackberry Pancakes

Easy Blackberry Pancakes

Easy blackberry pancakes are sweet, delicious, and perfect for a Spring or Summer brunch.  Serve a stack of these fluffy pancakes for Mother’s or Father’s day brunch and secure your status as the favorite child! What Berries to use for pancakes We’re using black berries 

Simple Mint Julep Iced Tea

Simple Mint Julep Iced Tea

Mint julep iced tea is a refreshing twist on a classic cocktail. Enjoy this cocktail for Derby Day, your next brunch at home, or just because. Classic mint julep The classic mint julep is the official drink of the Kentucky Derby and is often found 

How to Throw the Best Picnic Party

How to Throw the Best Picnic Party

I’m going to help you throw the best picnic party. Your picnic party can be low key and casual, or a fancy event with all the fanfare. Around here the motto is do you boo! Either way it’s going to be great. Spring and Fall 

Fried Goat Cheese Salad w/ homemade vinaigrette

Fried Goat Cheese Salad w/ homemade vinaigrette

This simple and delicious fried goat cheese salad is delicious and packed with flavor and a crunchy yet creamy texture. It’s filled with fresh greens, crisp Granny Smith apples and dressed with a tangy vinaigrette. During Spring and Summer, I find myself reaching for salads 

Pangea Restaurant and Bar Brunch Review

Pangea Restaurant and Bar Brunch Review

Pangea Restaurant and Bar is a great black owned brunch spot in Garland, Texas. The food and drinks are worth the drive to the East side of town. A few years ago I attended Diner En Blanc, Dallas and had the pleasure of eating a 

Creating the Perfect Spring Family Picnic (Simple, Not Stressful)

Creating the Perfect Spring Family Picnic (Simple, Not Stressful)

Family picnics are a great, inexpensive way to get your kids off their devices and into nature. We are serious about our family picnics, and I’m happy to share my ideas for the perfect Spring family picnic. As soon as the temperatures hits above 60°F and I’m popping 

Easy Philly Cheese Steak Sliders

Easy Philly Cheese Steak Sliders

These easy Philly cheesesteak sliders are stuffed with juicy steak, caramelized onions and bell peppers, smothered in melty provolone cheese. They are Great for an easy weekday dinner or when entertaining a crowd.  How to make Philly cheesesteak sliders? I remember going to the mall 

Jamaican Guinness Punch

Jamaican Guinness Punch

Thick and creamy Jamaican Guinness punch gives you a taste of Jamaica with just a few simple ingredients. A simple and satisfying cocktail. Jamaican Punch My family and I moved to the U.S. from Jamaica when I was very young but the flavors of Jamaica were 

Creamy Spinach Stuffed Flounder

Creamy Spinach Stuffed Flounder

This creamy spinach stuffed flounder is filled with flavor. It’s great for those following a  keto diet. It’s also one of those dishes that looks super fancy that you can serve for a special occasion, but actually only takes you 30 minutes to create. Creamy