Dan Dan Noodles with Shrimp

It's super easy to make your own Asian Style dishes in your own home and these Dan Dan Noodles with Shrimp were a breeze to make and amazingly delicious! If you haven't heard of Dan Dan Noodles before you're not alone.  Dan Dan noodles are a spicy, salty powerfully tasting dish from the Szchaun provence that's starting to show up more on menu's … [Read more...]

Spicy Meatloaf with Collard Greens

Trying new foods is a good thing and when new foods are old standards with a new twist, its even better!  While my spicy meatloaf is by no means unique, its got some added elements to make it healthier and packed with flavor. I was inspired by a recipe I saw in one of my new favorite magazines Eating Well.  They show us that eating healthy … [Read more...]

Cabbage Key Inn and Restaurant – Away From it All #VisitFlorida

The first thing you need to know about Cabbage Key Inn and Restaurant is that you need to take a boat to get to it and that's a good thing.  Once there you'll find one hundred acres of tropical vegetation surround the historic restaurant, inn and cottages of Cabbage Key making this destination a tropical paradise.  What you won't find are paved … [Read more...]

A Cuban Turkey Sandwich that Mom & Dad will Love!

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of The Hillshire Brands Company. All opinions are entirely my own.   Twenty years ago on one of my first trips to Disneyworld in Orlando, I happened upon the newly opened Bongo's Cuban Cafe in Downtown Disney.   I honestly was a little hesitant when I ordered my Cuban Turkey Sandwich, but let me … [Read more...]

Buffalo Chicken Po’ Boy – be the Ultimate Wyngman!

This is a sponsored conversation written by me on behalf of Tyson Foods, Inc.  The opinions and text are mine!   If you're looking for the perfect game time sandwich or simply want to add some deliciousness to your day, you'll want to check out my Buffalo Chicken Po' Boy! Being an avid football fan, I'm always hosting or joining others at … [Read more...]

No Bake Blueberry Cream Pie

This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of Noble Juice. All opinions are 100% mine One of the great joys in life is a Blueberry Cream Pie.  Loaded with lots of fresh blueberries and just the right balance of cream and sweetness to make this dessert a showstopper! I know I don't have to keep telling you how much I #LoveFl , but  I … [Read more...]

Fusion Street Tacos for your next Taco Night #farmtoflavorrecipes

This post is brought to you courtesy of your friends at NatureRaised Farms® & Alexia® but all the opinions and content are mine. If you're looking for a sure fire way to add some excitement to your next taco night or any week night, try my Fusion Street Tacos.  The flavor combinations will keep you coming back for more! I was … [Read more...]

Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park #VisitCitrus

During my recent trip to Citrus County, I had the pleasure of touring the Ellie Schiller Homosassa Springs Wildlife State Park.  Florida truly is a "Wild Kingdom" and there is no better place to see many of the species of wildlife that inhabit our beautiful state. The park is located in Homosassa, Florida in Citrus County at 4150 S. Suncoast … [Read more...]

Buttermilk Fried Chicken and Sweet Potato Waffles

If  you take one of my favorite southern dishes is fried chicken.  Kick it up a notch and you've got Buttermilk Fried Chicken and Sweet Potato Waffles.   Let's start by gathering our ingredients, aka mise en place. You can use leftover sweet potatoes, bake them, steam them or microwave them.   Any way you cook up your sweet potatoes … [Read more...]

The Beachwalk Resort in Hallandale Beach for your next Southern Florida Getaway!

I was recently invited to take a culinary journey to The Beachwalk Resort in Hallandale Beach and I'm very happy that I did!   The nice folks at the Beachwalk Resort gave me a beautiful suite on the 18th floor that came with everything we needed for a relaxing vacation in Southern Florida. *I did receive the room as compensation for the review, … [Read more...]