Category: Food & Recipes

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A Tuna Steak with a Creamy Lemon Dijon Mustard Sauce

If you are looking for a beef steak alternative, this tuna steak recipe is just for you. Tuna is a flavorful fish and a part of the “red meats” of fish, which makes it a perfect steak substitute.

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Coffee and Dessert Pairings for the Summer

The fun thing about summer is that you can leisure a bit more and indulge. So, as the final month of summer winds down, I wanted to share some coffee and dessert pairings for the summer that you can enjoy.

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A Simple Coq au Vin Blanc

If you are looking for a classic cake that packs a punch, the classic carrot cake is the way to go. And, no, it doesn’t taste like you’re eating a bundle of carrots, but a delightfully spicy and sweet cake. Paired with a cream cheese frosting, this carrot cake is rich and comforting.

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Classic Carrot Cake

If you are looking for a classic cake that packs a punch, the classic carrot cake is the way to go. And, no, it doesn’t taste like you’re eating a bundle of carrots, but a delightfully spicy and sweet cake. Paired with a cream cheese frosting, this carrot cake is rich and comforting.

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Roasted Acorn Squash with a Little Bit of Spice

When I was looking for healthier but still yummy meals when the weather started cooling, I came across a variety of acorn squash recipes and thought I’d try my hand. Acorn squash has an especially distinct taste, which is why pairing it with fruits and spices creates a nice blend.

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M’s Wine Tasting: 003

There will be many occasions where knowing wines will come in handy. For this reason, I have started a personal inquiry of wines and thought it might be not only intriguing, but helpful to share my findings. By no means am I an expert, as you know coffee is my heart’s drink, yet on a “wine’s quest”, so to speak, I will be sharing the wines that I try, my thoughts on them, and a rating in this new wine tasting series.

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7 Beautifully Delicious Ways to Elevate Your Coffee

There are moments where having your coffee give more can be the cherry on the cake of your day. Be it trying a new blend or adding foam and ground cinnamon, there a various ways to enhance your coffee bringing it from the mundane to sumptuous. Big or small, these changes and additions can help you enjoy that coffee time a little bit more.

No-Fuss Blackened Salmon

Blackened salmon. No that does not mean that you burn it, but instead you’re using intense heat for a quick period of time to make the outer layers of the fish crisp. The blackened part comes from the cooked spices. There will be a clear distinction between burnt and blackened that you can detect by eye and taste.

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M’s Wine Tasting: 002

There will be many occasions where knowing wines will come in handy. For this reason, I have started a personal inquiry of wines and thought it might be not only intriguing, but helpful to share my findings. By no means am I an expert, as you know coffee is my heart’s drink, yet on a “wine’s quest”, so to speak, I will be sharing the wines that I try, my thoughts on them, and a rating in this new wine tasting series.

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The Classic Crème Brulee

“Life is short, make it sweet.” Crème brulee is one of my favorite desserts. I say this about a lot of desserts, but really, I could eat crème brulee everyday. It truly is a dessert that brings a touch of elegance and delight to any part of the day. While rich and smooth in taste, it is not overwhelming. It is also one of … Read More The Classic Crème Brulee

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M’s Wine Tasting: 001

There will be many occasions where knowing wines will come in handy. For this reason, I have started a personal inquiry of wines and thought it might be not only intriguing, but helpful to share my findings. By no means am I an expert, as you know coffee is my heart’s drink, yet on a “wine’s quest”, so to speak, I will be sharing the wines that I try, my thoughts on them, and a rating in this new wine tasting series.

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Coffee is for Every Time of the Day

There is a variety of boldness and taste when it comes to coffee. In deciding on what kind of coffee to drink at a particular time, it is important to keep this in mind along with lifestyle. Someone with a high-intense lifestyle would drink a different coffee round up then one who has, perhaps, a more laidback lifestyle. The following coffee “day menu” is a generalized recommendation based on a gentle start and climb through the day, as well as a decrescendo of coffee roasts.