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Grateful For 2020

Grateful For 2020

Every holiday season my father would remind me that it is better to give than to receive. I recommend these gifts and feel grateful for 2020.

Turkey Lentil Chili

Turkey Lentil Chili

Everyone is trying to figure out what to do with their leftover turkey. I am no exception, which is how I came up with this Turkey Lentil Chili. One of the most exciting aspects of the dish is that I use not only the turkey 

Organic Mixed Berry Cobbler

Organic Mixed Berry Cobbler

Just about every ingredient I cook with is organic, which is inherent in the African American Heritage Diet approach. So, because I use the term “organic” herein the title, it has a purpose. The Organic Mixed Berry Cobbler needs to be exactly that because berries 

Pozole Verde Soup

Pozole Verde Soup

I grew in the Southwest which is why I know Pozole Soup as a Christmas day meal. There are several different types of Pozole – my Father was a fan of one that purportedly got rid of hangovers. Blanco, Rojo and Verde are the three 

Strawberry Cardamom Sauce

Strawberry Cardamom Sauce

Cannot quite fathom that the holidays are almost upon us. Seems like 2020 is lasting 24 months, 18 at a minimum. Although, it has not been entirely terrible, for example I made this Strawberry Cardamom Sauce for a friend’s birthday. But what is up with 

Ginger Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Ginger Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches

Ginger Cookie Ice Cream Sandwiches are the adult version of your childhood treat.