Chicken Burgers with Mango Salsa


6 WORD MEMOIR: Needed therapy. Retreated to Mon’s kitchen.  Whenever I have to go through at least two buggies to find one that isn’t dysfunctional, I know that the trip to the grocery store with, Mon will bring on some form of anxiety. Mon, is one of my closest girlfriends.  She started as a client during the early stages of my…

Spaghetti Pasta Salad


6 WORD MEMOIR: Real friends cook for each other. – Dr. G  Having girlfriends are essential to life. An encouraging group of women that nourish the growth of one another. Each one of us serves as a good supportive bra to the other.  No matter the variances in lifestyles, having a village, a tribe of women that are there during…

Gorgonzola Mushroom and Spinach Rigatoni


6 WORD MEMOIR: Bite by bite, obstacles turned opportunities. – Dr. G Pasta. Carbs. Gains. Loss. I have a loud and proud public relationship with this carb.  The endless combinations of sauces, additions of seasonings, vegetables, and meats . . . the memories of my tragic fail in first attempts to make pasta from scratch. I have it down to a…

Spinach Asparagus Mushroom Crustless Quiche


6 WORD MEMOIR: Nothing quite says love, like eggs. – Dr. G Eating healthy in no way means that your food has to be tasteless.  Salt and pepper can be considered the underdog of seasonings, but make the largest impact to any dish.  You will come to find that not only I am obsessed with pasta and spinach, but I…

Spicy Egg Scramble


6 WORD MEMOIR: Eggs are what’s for breakfast and dinner. – Dr. G There comes a point in every woman’s life when she has to realize that she doesn’t have enough miniature cast iron skillets.  I’m sure y’all were looking for me to say shoes or handbags, but let’s talk about what a woman like me really loves and that’s…