spicy jambalaya with shrimp + sausage

Well, I woke up sick this morning with some plague-esque situation, which is especially a bummer since I’m on day three of my ‘funemployment.’ I start a new and exciting gig on Monday, so I suppose I’ll spend the rest of my time curled up with some tea and a Harry Potter movie marathon so…

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coconut shrimp with curry mayo

Please don’t spread this around, but last weekend I had a craving for something light-ish and non-meaty. Don’t worry though, a serious patty melt situation is coming to the blog soon. I thought coconut shrimp sounded yummy so I altered this recipe a bit and added my fave curry mayo – an idea I nabbed…

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ina garten day!

My obsession with Queen Ina is no secret. I basically want to be the Barefoot Contessa when I grow up (let’s be real, I’d be a more hillbilly version but still) – I want to buy “good” olive oil and “good” dijon mustard, have roast chicken Fridays and throw fabulous cocktail parties in my sprawling…

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shrimp & grits with sausage and beer

Crossing another one of the 2015 foodie bucket list today! Ever since I devoured the BEST shrimp and grits I’ve ever had at Husk in Charleston, I’ve been wanting to try to rock this dish at home. I decided to further my love affair with Bon Appetit and try out one of their recipes for…

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