Bantu Knots Using Braiding Hair

I used to be the girl who went to hair salons to get my hair styled but all that changed when I decided to take care of my hair myself. I never realized how costly going to the salon was until I stopped going. I spent anywhere between $100-$150 each visit. This may not beContinue reading “Bantu Knots Using Braiding Hair”

Chocolate Crinkle Cookies

If you are like me, then you absolutely LOVE chocolate anything even if it’s made from cocoa powder. I mean I even enjoy chocolate-covered fruits (well some fruits lol). This cookie is perfect for the holidays and is usually made during the Christmas season but if you are anything like me, then you can eatContinue reading “Chocolate Crinkle Cookies”

Blueberry Lemon Loaf

Blueberries and lemons are a match made in heaven and makes for a great summer treat. The recipe I am about to share with you doubles as a muffin and loaf cake recipe. Sometimes I don’t always want muffins so I make loaves and vice versa. This is a quick and easy recipe for anyoneContinue reading “Blueberry Lemon Loaf”

Fudgy Chocolate Brownies

Who doesn’t love brownies (except the people who do not like brownies lol)? I for one enjoy a good ole chocolate brownie. There are many types of brownies but to me the fudge brownies trump them all. Yup I said it. I do not like cakey brownies because if I wanted to eat cake, IContinue reading “Fudgy Chocolate Brownies”

Trinidad Coconut Sweet Bread

Growing up in the Caribbean (Antigua) I was often exposed to different foods from various islands but to be honest with you, I’m not a typical island girl. (that’s a story for another time lol) I was first introduced to coconut sweet bread by my great aunt. She lived in Trinidad and when I visitedContinue reading “Trinidad Coconut Sweet Bread”

Caribbean Style Fried (fry) Dumpling

Fried bakes or fry dumplings, no matter the name once you make it, I am there lol. Not all fried dumplings are created equally and not everyone can make them lol trust me I know lol. I even remember the first time I attempted making fried dumplings, they were hard as a rock lol butContinue reading “Caribbean Style Fried (fry) Dumpling”

Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

I love bananas a lot, so making banana bread is a no brainer for me. I love the taste and smell of banana bread whether it is plain, with nuts or even with chocolate chips. This banana bread recipe does not have a cake-like texture which is what I am used to, but it isContinue reading “Easy Chocolate Chip Banana Bread”

Cheesy Garlic Breadsticks

I was craving cheesy breadsticks, that is why we are here today! This is essentially a very simple recipe; you can make a delicious homemade pizza dough (see below) or you can use a store bought one (I have not tested this theory!) Pizza dough is so versatile that you can make breadsticks and aContinue reading “Cheesy Garlic Breadsticks”