Family Fun at Ratchet & Clank Movie Screening

On Saturday April 16th we took our granddaughter to see the Ratchet and Clank movie. The event space was put together thoughtfully. Many pictures were taken as our granddaughter got busy striking poses on the red carpet. Yes, she was in Red carpet Heaven! Her quote: "I felt like a superstar!"...more

The Perfect Trinidadian Pelau

Pelau is a one pot dish and it’s a true Trinidad dish, no other island one pot dish can even come close to the Trini Pelau, don’t get me wrong, I love a good Jamaican Rice and Peas and a Guyanese Cookup Rice, but the pelau is still one of my favorite one pot rice dish.If you are a vegetarian or vegan, you can still enjoy this dish, just omit the chicken, add some extra veggies and you’re good to go....more

Mother's Day Brunch: Strawberry Cinnamon Rolls

With Mother's Day fast approaching I wanted to create a delicious breakfast for moms. Freshly baked homemade cinnamon rolls and buns are one of my favorite things to make and eat!  I used fresh strawberries and made a delicious filling for the rolls as well as some for the top along with a Lemon , Orange and Cream Cheese Glaze.  These were like heaven in my mouth. If you are on a diet and you have one cheat day, then Mother's Day is the day for cheating and these rolls are definitely made for cheating days. ...more
Yum! These buns sound exceptionally bad for you and delicious - my kind of bun! I'm currently ...more

Sweet Plantains with Cinnamon Sugar

Growing up in Trinidad and Tobago there were always a lot of plantains, we ate them mostly boiled and fried, I remember spending time at my Aunt’s house in Free-port Trinidad, and waking up early in the morning to the smell of sweet plantains being fried and served with coconut bake and salt fish....more

Vegan PowerHouse Garlicky Spinach

Remember when your parents will tell you eat your spinach as it will make you strong, well study has shown there is some truth to that. The calcium content in spinach is so very good for our bones. and as your dearest is getting to the age where I start worrying about my bones I tend to eat a lot more spinach as well as other green leaf veggies....more