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Shrimp and Cheddar Grits

Shrimp and Grits are magical words when paired together. I could eat it for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snack… just anytime is a good time for shrimp and grits. I remember the first time I had it years ago at a restaurant in Atlanta and couldn’t believe I’ve never had it sooner. […]

Easy Balsamic Vinaigrette

Easy Balsamic Vinaigrette

French, Italian, and Ranch dressings are always in the fridge or cabinets in this house. We needed variety and I was tired of seeing the same dressings. I saw balsamic vinegar and thought to myself that it couldn’t be hard to make a vinaigrette… it wasn’t. Buying balsamic vinaigrette is […]

Two Ingredient Grilled Chicken

Two Ingredient Grilled Chicken

This simple chicken recipe is about to be your go to when you don’t know what to make. It’s perfect for lunch or dinner to put in a sandwich, top a salad, or eat with sides. It only has two ingredients… yes you read that correctly, only two ingredients. Don’t […]

Strawberry Arugula Salad with Grilled Chicken

Strawberry Arugula Salad with Grilled Chicken

The basic garden salad consisting of lettuce, tomato, cucumber, and onion although good can be rather boring boring. If you are looking to shake things up then you NEED to try this salad. Actually even if you aren’t you still need to try this salad because it’s just that good. […]

The Waiting Room

The Waiting Room in Rahway, NJ

So we decided to go out to Chevy’s the night of Cinco de Mayo at 8pm. If you assumed that would be an epic fail, you were right. Every Mexican place was PACKED and we knew but we gave it a good try! Thank god I went out and got […]

Taqueria Downtown

Taqueria Downtown in Jersey City, NJ

Some may say I’m biased because I use to live in Jersey City but Taqueria Downtown has thee best tacos I’ve ever had. It’s funny that the first time I’ve been here was after I moved out of Jersey City. I’ve lived there for 26 years and have never been […]

Garlic Mashed Red Potatoes

Garlic Mashed Red Potatoes

Instead of roasting potatoes which is usually my go to way of making potatoes as a side, I decided to make garlic mashed red potatoes to go with dinner. So they wouldn’t be just your ordinary mash I decided to use red potatoes and leave the skin on while adding […]

Sauteed Spinach

Sauteed Spinach

Spinach is the easiest vegetable to cook which is why when you have to make dinner on the fly, this should be your go to. Don’t be scared to buy your spinach in bulk because it will wilt down to a fraction of it’s original size. It’s super quick and […]