Doctor Birds Jamaican Patty Shack

I’ve been slacking on the updates, I just haven’t been motivated lately. I am starting to find my motivation to cook and experiment again and blog more. With that being said, the first thing I want to do is highlight my peoples new place. Its long overdue, but today I present “Dr. Birds Jamaican Patty…

Mambo Wings

It’s the Mambo Sauce on the wings for me! Wings seasoned and cooked in my air fryer then tossed in the sauce!

Breakfast of Champions.

Hey good people! Every week I want to try and drop a simple & quick breakfast option for you. If you are like me, spending a lot of time cooking breakfast especially after working overnight is a pain. So, having choices that are quick and healthy are important.  Some will be recipes that I’ve made, while others I will try in the future. More importantly just recipes I wanted to share with…

Quick Lunch….Beef Fried Rice

What’s going on people? Just dropping off a quick post. Back playing around on the iMovie app with videos of my cooking. This is just a quick lunch I made for work tonight. Those bags of frozen fried rice come in clutch when I’m too tired to cook for my overnight shift. I add a…

“Yams imported from New Orleans”

If you know where that quote is from you are a real one lol! And yes I know yams and sweet potatoes are not the same thing so relax. Today’s post comes from me trying to find new healthy recipes. I decided to try my hand with Kale and Sweet potatoes. Dish one was a…

The Recipe. (by Sir not K.Dot and Dre btw)…

Welcome back! I had to take some time to shake this covid/winter/fu*k my job funk that had settled over my head as of late. Also I wanted to upgrade my laptop in the meantime. While I was gone from the blog I’ve been going to the doctor to correct my sleep apnea and severe acid…

Chef Resha’s Orange-Henny BBQ Wings

Happy New Year good people! I hope 2021 is a better year then the shit show that 2020 was. Anyways welcome back! The end of 2020 brought some changes for me, moved out of my apartment and moved in with my lady. Looking to build for the future. Now that I’m relocated it’s time to…

Pork Loin with a Stewed Tomato Sauce.

Another recipe I made weeks ago and just now getting a chance to share is this pork loin with a stewed tomato sauce. Lots of garlic, onion powder, some salt and pepper to make a sauce that pretty much works for any meal. You could take this and put it over some grits with some…

“Beefy” Noodles

Been slacking lately, figured since I have some free time on my hands I need to update the site. Been doing a lot of cooking and visiting a few new restaurants since the last update. I have another one of my go-to meals here. My “Beefy Noodles.” This is a favorite of me and my…

Who’s Down with O.S.A? (yea you know me…)

Sleep Apnea is serious sleep disorder where your breathing stops and starts repeatedly while you sleep. Signs that you may have it include snoring loudly and feeling tired after a full night’s sleep. Sleep apnea comes in three major forms. Obstructive Sleep Apnea, Central Sleep Apnea, and Complex Sleep Apnea Syndrome. Obstructive Sleep Apnea is…

ROSE CLIQUE

Rosé is easily one of my favorite wines. Summer officially starts for me once I can get my hands on a few bottles of a good rosé. One thing I say when it comes to drinking any wine is, drink what you like! You can Google a million charts and articles on what wine to…

Roasted Red Pepper Sauce w/ My “Famous” Salmon Croquettes

My girlfriend loves my salmon *croquettes/patties/cakes. So I often find myself making them whenever shes at my place. I love salmon so I have no problem making this dish most weekends for her. Whenever I do make them, I always find myself thinking that they are missing a sauce. Something to where I can break…

Zucchini Noodles with Ground Turkey Meat Sauce.

Woke up needing to make a quick dinner for lunch the rest of the week, so I made some pasta & ground turkey meat sauce. I wanted to try something different so I picked up some Zucchini spiral cut noodles from wegmans. Nothing difficult here, browned the ground turkey. Seasoned it with garlic, onion powder,…

Jerk Chicken & Jerk Salmon Egg Rolls

This weekend was a good one. My girlfriend was spending the weekend at my place and then her sister and niece stopped by to hang with us Saturday. So it turned out to be the perfect time to try a few recipes out for my guest. I finally attempted to make some egg rolls. They…

OJ’s Brown Stew Chicken

A little sweet with some spice. Perfect one pot dish for any day of the week! A Jamaican stew dish that I love. Combination of chicken, veggies and a lot of spice! The brown stew gravy that comes out from this dish is perfect over rice and peas. I made two batches, the first with…

Joanna Gaines’s Sunday Pot Roast.

Me and my lady were out and about to Target (mask’s on because safety first), one weekend grabbing somethings for dinner and my apartment. I always stop by the books and magazine section to see if there are any new cookbooks or just books in general I want to give a spin. This week I…

Buffalo Cauliflower Test Run….

Finally feeling better so the first place I ran to was the kitchen. Was in the mood for something different. When I first started really getting into cooking this was one of the first recipes I tried, Buffalo Cauliflower “Wings.” The first go round I fried them, this time I tried baking them. I like…

Mental Health Day

First I want to shoutout all the workers on the frontline in this current pandemic. All those in the healthcare field and just the everyday workers like the bus drivers, Walmart associates or gas station attendants still out working to keep the world spinning. Seeing so many people laid off makes me appreciate being an…

Jerk Lime Mojito Pulled Pork

I might be in the minority but I love pulled pork. It’s extremely versatile and definitely clutch when it comes to meal prepping for the week. Normally I will make it in my crockpot but my Dutch oven made it come out way better! So for Sunday Funday, I made a Mojito Line Jerk Pull…

Duck Fat Smashed Potato’s & Island Woodfire Marinated Salmon.

So in the last month or two I’ve been obsessed with duck flavored things. I had some duck bacon (probably will write about that later lol) that was incredible! The flavor from it was great! So my next adventure had me picking up some duck fat to use in various foods for that great flavor….

Vegetable Chow Mein

1 Package of Chow Mein Noodles 4 Green Onion Stalks 1 Medium Onion 1 Green Bell Pepper, Thinly Sliced 1 Red Bell Pepper, Thinly Sliced 1/2 Teaspoon Black Pepper 1 Teaspoon Garlic Powder 1/2 Teaspoon Salt 2 Tablespoons Sesame Oil 1/2 Teaspoon Chinese Five Spice Powder 1 Teaspoon Oil 3 Tablespoons of Soy Sauce 1…

My Codfish Fritters

Time: Not including the overnight soaking of the fish, this recipe is pretty quick. It shouldnt take more than an hour start to finish. 1 Pound of Salt Fish. (goya’s Boned Salted Codfish works great) 1 Teaspoon of Granulated Garlic 1 Teaspoon of Smoked Paprika 1 Tablespoon of Cayenne Pepper 1 Tablesppoon of Grace Jamaican…

Guy Fieri’s Black Bean Salad

One of the easiest recipes I’ve tried. Saw this on an episode of Guy’s Big Bite. Its great as a snack with some tortilla chips and with a meal. Throw it on top of some steak or jerk chicken to help cut some of the heat. Here are some pictures from how it came out,…

Chicken and Beer.

My Former Supervisor and Aunt dubbed me the “Chicken Hawk” lol Anyone that knows me or grew up with me knows I love fried chicken. It’s been top 2 food for me since I was a kid. Fried Chicken is the heart of soul food in my in my humble opinion. So expect to see…

Turkey Picadillo

I got this recipe from Angela Davis aka The Kitchenista. Self-Thought cook with some amazing recipe! She also has an amazing Mac & Cheese recipe that I made and is A-1! Check her IG out @thekitchenista when you get a chance! Today I made her Beef Picadillo with ground turkey. Picadillo is a traditional dish…

My Quick and Easy Chicken Fried Rice

Working overnights is a struggle. Especially when it comes to getting an actual real meal. Everything is either close during my lunch break or it’s a trip to the gas station for Doritos, a Snicker and Sprite. So for me having a quick and easy meal that I can make and last a few days…

OJ’s Hot Cherry Hennessey Wings

So I was hanging out at my favorite local bar with my bro Rell. Typical night, catching up, having a few drinks and ordering some wings. I wasnt really hungry, but my bro was so he wanted wings but a different type of sauce. The cook there, whos cool always comes out shows love and…