STRAWBERRY YORGHUT CAKE & CONFESSIONS OF A WORDIE WHOSE A FOODIE

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I eat cake because it’s somebody’s birthday somewhere…and because Marie Antoinette said: “Qu’ils mangent de la brioche” – “Let them eat cake”

My princess is turned four years seven months and thirteen days!!!! It was her idea to celebrate her 4 year 7 month 13th day birthday…I was game for it because….hey, any excuse for cake!

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Granted she probably had a different cake in mind…the Buddy Valastro kind with a talking a minnie mouse, chocolate fountain plus a cameo from barbie & friends and accompanying theatrics! But I assure you what this cake lacks for in theatrics it more than makes up for in scrumptiousness and gorgeousness factor (on a gorgeousness scale of 1-10, it is off sits at an off the scale 1000!). Continue reading

EMOJI POST…OH! THERE’S ALSO A RECIPE FOR ROASTED BUTTERNUT SOMEWHERE IN THERE.

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You know that moment when you talk to yourself and you start smiling like an idiot because you are just so hilarious? Well this post can be summarized as that moment…YES it was a realllllly long moment!

I am no stranger to  the lazy bug weekends, that’s why I firmly believe that Sunday mornings should (involve endorphin raising activities-these vary between people- it may be a work out for some,or a roll in the hay literal or figurative! for others. Hey get your endorphins where you can, no judgements here!)  be easy … like your friend Shoquanda from uni! and there’s nothing easier than shoving something into your oven…just make sure its not a bun…coz those you have to raise for at least 18 years before they leave your house. Continue reading

NOSTALGIA, JACK DANIEL’S & BURGERS

This post has been a long time coming…which isn’t fair to it because we all deserve to come *winky wink*… often!

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I remember the first Jack Daniel’s BBQ event and my boo thang Shella was handling the marketing…we needed to squeeze in some actual face time and she needed to give the product to some food bloggers to create hype for the event so naturally we had a “working lunch” that is if you’d call lunch at The Alchemist on a saturday with our babies tagging along as working lunch… wait I think I just  described my perfect work scenario!….“what have I been doing with my life??!! Continue reading