Farce tête-de-maure (Edam cheese spread)

The key ingredient to today’s recipe is Edam Cheese or as we, Haitians know it to be, Fromage tête-de-maure. Growing up only paying attention to the phonetics of that word, I really believed… Continue reading

Party Etiquette!

I am a sucker for hosting and coordinating events. I just love being busy and feeling productive. Once I plan a party, you know it won’t be like any other. There’s nothing more… Continue reading

TCHAKA (tyaka – tiaka – Chaka) – Protein soup

Sooooooo I’m super excited for this new blog post. 1) Autumn is my favorite season of the year. The smell of pumpkin spice, the pies, the not so cold weather, the warmth, and… Continue reading

Chayote vermicelli

This recipe is super simple! Quite frankly I’m not familiar with it. Let alone, having heard of it. Ingredients 1 lb of chayote (peeled and cut like fries) 1 tsp of salt 2… Continue reading

Dous Kokoye (coconut flavored sweets)

My grandmother used to prepare this dessert once in a while. Maybe x2 a year. It was never more.  And whenever she did, she made sure there was plenty for family and friends.… Continue reading

Lambi Creole (stewed conch)

I am writing these few lines with a smile that stretches to my ears! I’ve missed writing here and it took me a while to come back. (yet again! My sincere apologies). See,… Continue reading

Haitian BrUnch.

I woke up this morning wanting to cook my husband something typically Haitian. I was getting tired of the usual eggs, english muffins, bagels, cream cheese and bacon shenanigans! So I turned on some Haitian… Continue reading

Kassav- Cassava

Cassava is considered an “amuse-gueule” (appetizer) in Haiti. It’s one of those things that are very popular! I’m surprised I’ve never heard of it being served in restaurants. However, 3 out of 5… Continue reading

Stewed meat (Vyann nan sos)

I invented the following recipe to prepare stewed beef. But I also use it to prepare any stewed meat. Pork, chicken, lamb etc. The only difference to be made in the recipe- I believe-… Continue reading

BLOG TAG : BEING ME

I was tagged by my fellow blogger Alexa D. Sterling from  The Fashion Peak Are you named after someone? Actually, no! But here’s a funny story about my name. My father’s cousin had a… Continue reading