Hibiscus Ice Cream Float

Many of you are probably too young to know it, but there was a song by Tower of Power that came out in 1976 that has been running through my mind tonight. The hook goes: I can't to see the slaughter but still I eat the meat I can't stand dishonest people but still sometimes…

Mahi Mahi Tacos

Frankly, I'm having a hard time focusing and I don't care who knows. The killings, disrespect, blatant ignorance, the deaths of innocent Black people, I am just overwhelmed. I haven't been cooking much because I have been sick though I will relay my experience as a Black woman with our decrepit healthcare system another day.…

Black Christmas In The Desert

https://wetransfer.com/downloads/863dc27974fffb069ee08acc964fa9df20171219170633/234869fa30ab440b83f8019b4011b6ad20171219170633/f608edhttps://wetransfer.com/downloads/863dc27974fffb069ee08acc964fa9df20171219170633/234869fa30ab440b83f8019b4011b6ad20171219170633/f608ed Christmas traditions vary depending upon nationality; even within African American culture, regional origin and familial makeup combine to produce unique richness and flavors. Please tune in to hear me discuss Black Christmas foods from my childhood. Happy holidays and may your new year be filled with the things that make life worth living! Tucson…

Mi Nidito

"'Mi Nidito' is the best Mexican food in town," the gringo from Westchester County says to me. He moved here around the same time Clinton did to Harlem. We reach no consensus. How about the obvious black flight that has taken place in Manhattan since Bloomberg bogarted his way to a third term? http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/11/05/michael-bloomberg-legacy_n_4222046.html  He…