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My 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse Experience

My 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse Experience

I never knew a green smoothie would give me clarity. The 10-Day Green Smoothie Cleanse by JJ Smith helped me get my body back on track. I found myself feeling like I needed to detox my body of all the toxins I had stored at […]

Kulture Restaurant opens in Houston

Kulture Restaurant opens in Houston

Houston welcomes another restaurant to the food service scene. Marcus Davis, owner of the popular eatery The Breakfast Klub and the Reggae Hut, opened Kulture Restaurant in downtown Houston. I must admit. The Breakfast Klub never made it to my top list of eateries around […]

Sweet Almond Tea Cakes + BHM Virtual Potluck

Sweet Almond Tea Cakes + BHM Virtual Potluck

I’m excited to share this recipe for my Sweet Almond Tea Cakes with you during Black History Month. In February, we give special recognition to African Americans for their achievements. We also take this time to look back in history, where our ancestors came from […]

Duck Donuts Opens First Texas location in Houston

Duck Donuts Opens First Texas location in Houston

Nothing is better than a fresh, warm donut with a hot cup of coffee. It’s even better if the donut is cake. I had a sneak peek at the new Duck Donuts where I picked up both. The North Carolina based franchise opened its first […]

Three Words for 2018

Three Words for 2018

Happy New Year. The New Year is time for reflection. Everyone is sharing his or her New Year’s resolutions, new outlooks or past discoveries. I started this blog almost four years ago based on three words: Love, Peace and Food. You may wonder when you […]

Pinch Seafood gives its menu a southern twist

Pinch Seafood gives its menu a southern twist

  I missed the grand opening of Pinch Seafood a few months ago. I had some time recently to visit. Pinch Seafood promotes what they call a southern seafood menu. The menu highlights a variety of dishes such as dirty rice, seafood platters, and shrimp […]

Friday night dinner at Songkran Thai Kitchen

Friday night dinner at Songkran Thai Kitchen

I love enjoying dinner with my girlfriends. I recently had a nice Friday night dinner with some friends at Songkran Thai Kitchen in Uptown Park. When you go to Songkran Thai Kitchen it take you into another country with its vibrant cultural decor. The restaurant’s […]

Houston Chronicle’s 4th Annual Culinary Stars Event Brings Together Top Chefs

Houston Chronicle’s 4th Annual Culinary Stars Event Brings Together Top Chefs

Harold’s Restaurant One of 30 Restaurants Featured at #HCCulinaryStars In just four short years, Harold’s Restaurant and Tap Room has made a huge impact on the Houston Heights community. The popular restaurant offers a taproom/bar on the first floor, dining area and a rooftop patio. […]

Bundt-Cake-A-Holic infuses spirits into desserts

Bundt-Cake-A-Holic infuses spirits into desserts

You may think you’re walking into a nightclub when you step foot into Bundt-Cake-A-holic. Chef Vidal Jackson and his  Patty set up the bakery similar to how you would order a drink from the bar at a nightclub or lounge. The alcohol infused bundt cakes […]

Lunch at Caracol

Lunch at Caracol

The organizers of Houston Restaurant Weeks extended the restaurant fundraiser through the end of September. I enjoyed a nice lunch at Caracol before the floods devastated Houston. The water from the #houstonflood damaged many restaurants in the area. Just like families who lost their homes, […]


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Foodie Dishes

Foodie Dishes

I’m a foodie. I spend a lot of time visiting restaurants in an effort to share my experiences with you. This collection includes some of my favorite foodie dishes. You will find the restaurant where this dish is located in the caption.

Caracol Ice Cream
Caracol Ice Cream
Snooze Breakfast Burrito
Snooze Breakfast Burrito
Kulture Calas and Collard Greens Dip
Kulture Calas and Collard Greens Dip
Eloise Nichols Short Ribs
Short Ribs from Eloise Nichols in Highland Village area
Sunday Nigh tPasta
Sunday Night Pasta from Grand Lux Cafe with chunks of short ribs and steak
Bacon Donut
Bacon in the Sky Donut from Duck Donuts

 

Goodnight Good Cause Burger from Hopdoddy
Fried Oyster “Carpet Bagger” on a Half Shell from B&B Butchers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Shrimp and Grits for Kitchen713 on Washington Avenue

 

 

French Toast from Breakfast Brunch Cafe in Cypress, Texas