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Sticky Honey Garlic Oven Baked Spare Ribs

Barbecue season is upon us y’all and it’s time to elevate outdoor and indoor grilling with some summer favorites. As a Southern girl, ribs have been a barbecue staple in my family for decades. There’s something about that slow roasting and basting of decadent spare ribs with sauce and allowing them to gently cook on […]

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Engagement Roast Chicken

I’ve been meaning to write down my roast chicken for a while but I was trying to perfect the recipe as much as I could. Roasting a whole chicken can seem like a daunting task but trust me when I tell you that the small amount of prep work required yields delicious results.  I made […]

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FOOD & DRINK

Blue Cheese Stuffed Olive Martini

I have become a cocktail connoisseur since moving to New York almost nine years ago.  The city is teeming with craft cocktail bars that create some of the most exquisite drinks for my taste buds.  In my single days, my girlfriends and I used to Apotheke, Employees Only, Whiskey Tavern and Mulberry Project on Thursday […]

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Balsamic Chicken With Roasted Potatoes

We just got back from an amazing Puerto Rico trip that included some fun foodie adventures. Needless to say, we’ve decided to keep things light this week. We kicked off Monday with a meatless roasted beet and sweet potato bowl with an egg on top. I was craving a healthy chicken dish last night but […]

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How to Make Mint Simple Syrup

My downstairs neighbor brought me a whole bunch of mint leaves last week as a gift because she knows how much I love sun brewed teas.  Anyone ever try sun brewed tea? There is something about allowing tea to sit in the sun to brew for hours instead of using hot water.  You get this […]

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Muddled Blackberry Gimlet

Thank God it’s Friday! After such a hectic week, mama needs a cool, stiff cocktail to unwind.  One of my favorite liquors is gin.  In fact, the gin martini is my go to drink on any given day.  Don’t get me wrong, I love the sweet stuff too but there’s only so much sweet drinks […]

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Pan-Roasted Chicken Thighs

I don’t know if my Southern roots are to blame but I sure do love fried a good fried chicken.  I’m not talking about KFC, Popeye’s or other fast food fried chicken.  I’m talking homemade, crispy yet juicy chicken fresh off the stove and served with a flaky biscuit and some crisp veggies.  Since cooking […]

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WELLNESS

Glamazon Mean Green Juice

Ever since trying a 7-day juice cleanse from Manhattan based juice company Liquiteria, I’ve committed to incorporating healthy green juices into my daily habit. Whether for an early morning metabolism boost, a mid afternoon energy booster or a calorie savor, a mean green juice or just a healthy juice is a good way of getting […]

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Cast Iron Skillet Breakfast Quiche

I am a huge fan of simple dishes that look like it took hours to make so when it comes to wowing friends or loved ones, I have a few go to recipes that take less than an hour to make. One of my favorite dishes to order at a restaurant is a breakfast quiche. […]

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WELLNESS

Medifast Week 2, Plus Recipes

So I’ve successfully finished Week 2 of Medifast and so far I feel amazing.  The headaches I got the first few days of week 1 are gone and I am full of energy. I lost about 5lbs on the first week and the second week has been a breeze.  I lost 4.5lbs for a total […]

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