Cheddar Grits with Poached Egg and Bacon Crumbles

Look at that bright yellow liquid gold! Is there anything more comforting than a warm, savory bowl of grits and a soft poached egg? Well my Tuxedo cat, Salem, certainly thinks so and was not very happy when he realized he did not receive an invitation to brunch with mommies. So in his tantrum, he…

Breakfast Tacos with Cumin Spiked Scrambled Eggs and Salsa

So yeah, another taco recipe. What can I say? You can take the girl out of Texas, but you can’t take the TexMex out of the girl. This recipe is indeed amazing for breakfast, but don’t shy away from whipping this dish up for a fast and simple weeknight dinner. This recipe was for two,…

Ricotta Scrambled Eggs with Spinach and Toast

I don’t care for baking too much. I’ve made cornbread, fresh tortillas, pizza dough and pasta, but I’ve not yet accepted the challenge of learning breads and sweets. Fortunately, the better half of my kitchen is occupied by a baker. There really is no better aroma than freshly baking bread, especially when it’s sunny but…

BLT

Even though my kitchen feels like a carefree play room of creative fun and relaxation, sometimes I just don’t feel like washing anymore damn dishes. The blend of sweet orange essential oil and white vinegar in the handmade dish soap so loving made for me is admittedly a comforting scent, but shaking it up a…