Spicy Shrimp Stir Fry with Basil

Delicious and slightly spicy shrimp stir fry. Shrimp sautéed with red bell pepper, garlic, onion, broccoli and fresh basil. This easy shrimp stir fry is placed over a fragrant jasmine rice for a fresh and healthy meal. Loaded with fresh veggies you can get your daily veggie intake in just one delicious meal! This recipe… Continue Reading


Biscuit Cake

Bernie’s Traditional Irish Biscuit Cake

If you are lucky, you will someday visit a place that touches your heart in such a way that it can only be described as  “home”.   This is exactly how I felt when I recently visited Ireland. About 6 months ago,  a cousin,  who I didn’t know existed, made contact with my mom on Ancestry.com.… Continue Reading


Lemon Poppy Cupcakes with teacup and teapot

Best Ever Lemon Poppy Seed Cupcakes

The bright and sunny taste of lemon poppy seed cupcakes is the perfect morning eye opener! Your right, they look like muffins, but the texture and taste is more like a little cake, so cupcakes they are! Now that doesn’t mean you can’t eat them for breakfast, on the contrary, these can compliment any brunch… Continue Reading


Key lime

Key Lime Pie with a Twist (Greek Yogurt)

Key Lime Pie Twist of lime as a garnish? Yes, but the twist you see, is my special ingredient  “Greek yogurt”.  When thinking of summer desserts, Key Lime Pie always to come to mind. This pie was named after the key limes that are native to the Florida Keys. Citrus fruits give food a fresh summer… Continue Reading