Appetizers

Easy Black Bean Burgers

Easy Black Bean Burgers

This easy homemade black bean burger recipe is the perfect meal for your next cookout or weeknight dinner. They are hearty, and delicious with a hint of spice.  This recipe is perfect for the vegetarian in your life or a meatless Monday. My Dad and Read More

Green Beans With Mushrooms

Green Beans With Mushrooms

The best sauteed green beans with mushrooms! Using fresh green beans, they are sauteed with mushrooms, garlic, and lemon juice for a tangy and delicious weeknight or holiday side dish! This family favorite recipe is quick and easy (under 30 minutes) and would make a Read More

Best Baked Mac and Cheese Recipe

Best Baked Mac and Cheese Recipe

Nothing says the holidays like a hot and bubbly pan of mac and cheese. This recipe has fun pasta shells and a seasoned creamy cheese sauce that makes it the best-baked mac and cheese recipe! Our family holiday dinners always include mac and cheese. Growing Read More

Farro Salad with Feta

Farro Salad with Feta

Farro salad with feta has hearty tender farro, chopped cucumbers, onions, tomatoes, and feta cheese all tossed with extra virgin olive oil, tangy lemon juice, minced garlic, and cilantro.  It is the perfect side dish for roasted chicken, or to eat as a light meal. Read More

Nigerian Meat Pies

Nigerian Meat Pies

Nigerian Meat Pies have a flaky and tender crust filled with perfectly seasoned ground beef, potatoes, carrots, onions, and mixed vegetables. Meat pies are easy to make from scratch, reheat well, and are delicious every time! I mentioned in one of my recent Instagram posts Read More

How To Make: Popcorn on the Stove

How To Make: Popcorn on the Stove

Crunchy and buttery stovetop popcorn is super easy to make and is ready in 10 minutes.  Step-by-step instructions on how to make deliciously buttery and salty stovetop popcorn. An easy and classic snack is popcorn. The microwavable bags of popcorn are very easy and popular Read More

West African Fried Plantains

West African Fried Plantains

Fried Plantains are a delicious snack or side dish to your African cooking. They are crispy on the outside and soft and sweet on the inside. They are a delicious snack that can be made in a few minutes. I love to eat fried plantains Read More

Classic Chicken Salad

Classic Chicken Salad

Homemade Chicken Salad is a classic lunch or snack option. I love how easy it is to make and, it only requires a few healthy and wholesome ingredients. You can cook a chicken breast for this recipe or use leftover chicken from another recipe.  I Read More

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

Mediterranean Chickpea Salad

This Mediterranean Chickpea Salad is the perfect accompaniment to any summer meal. While summer is almost gone, take summer with you in this salad! This chickpea salad has tender nutty chickpeas, fresh juicy veggies, tangy salty olives, and freshness, and brightness from the lemon juice.  Read More