MACARONI PIE

Macaroni pie is an absolute favorite in Trinidad and Tobago and even throughout the Caribbean! It’s usually enjoyed with callaloo, stew OR baked chicken….orrr simply with ketchup (yes…I like having my macaroni pie with some ketchup at times lol) The ingredients are very easily accessible and anyone can make it. Here is my easy recipe!…

SALTFISH BULJOL

Trinidadian style breakfast is one of the best if you ask me…maybe because I am Trini and have grown up around all sorts of delicious local foods. One item that is loved by manyyyy is saltfishย  buljol! As with every dish we know, there are many different ways of preparing any particular one, which like…

ALOO (POTATO) CHOKA

Aloo choka is a popular dish in Trinidad. It’s a very simple yet delicious dish and is one of my favorite things to have with curry, dhal and rice. Yesterday I was just in the mood for some hot and peppery curry!…Sooo I just went for it…and had some kitchen fun! I made curried chicken,…

GARLIC BUTTER STUFFED CHICKEN BREAST WITH MUSHROOMS

Here’s a very simple and yummy chicken dish for you to try!….stuffed chicken breasts! I chose to stuff them with mushrooms because I just loveeee mushrooms but you can have fun with it and stuff them with any vegetable and more than one if you like as well. I had some extra spinach leaves in…

GRILLED CHICKEN BREAST

Who doesn’t love a delicious grilled chicken right??? Especially when you’re trying to eat healthier! This is one of the simplest chicken dishes to prepare and it’s full of flavour! These days, you can easily go to the supermarket and purchase boneless and skinless chicken breast. The price however is what you call a convenient…

POST WORKOUT CHICKEN PASTA

Trinidad is known for its diverse food culture! We’ve got doubles, roti, pholourie, curries, stews… you name it!… but when you are trying to eat healthy, it can be tough when you have all these foods around you that are so easily accessible! It is very important however that we try to include healthy meals….

BUTTER GARLIC SWEET POTATOES

Sweet potatoes are an excellent source of Vitamin A, dietary fiber, potassium and more! It’s sweeter than your regular potatoes and make a great dish side! Sweet potatoes can be used in soups, steamed, boil and fry, pie and even salad! Today I decided to do butter garlic sweet potatoes to go along with the…

ASIAN STYLE SOYA CHUNKS PASTA

I feel like experimenting these days!…and seeing that I’ve had so many requests for vegetarian meal options, I decided to make a soya dish. Soya chunks are usually used as a meat extender and are very high in protein content. This dish, Asian style soya chunks pasta is a relatively quick and easy one to…

PARMESAN CRUSTED TILAPIA

It’s been wayyyy too long since I’ve posted a recipe right?!?…wellll have no fear!….JENNA G IS HERE! LOL! If you follow me onย Instagramย you would see I posted an Instastory on today’s experiment…. ๐Ÿ˜‰ Lately, I’ve been feeling for lots of seafood…so today I decided to prepare a fish meal. I thought about the usual ‘curry…

TUNA CASSEROLE

Seafood and cheese??!! Some people say yes…some say no… I say yes! Lol… especially when it’s tuna casserole!!! The first time I ever had this was maybe 17-18 years ago at my aunt’s house in Jamaica. I was blown away!!! Anytime my mummy makes this now I cannot resist! Tuna casserole is perhaps the easiest…

ROASTED HERB GARLIC BUTTER POTATOES AND VEGGIES WITH CHICKEN

These days hubby insists on more baked foods and healthy options. A few days ago I made fish and veggies foil packets and posted a pic onย Instagramย and been trying to come up with easy baked meals recently. Today I headed to the supermarket and grabbed some veggies for dinner….got back home and literally had no…

CURRY BHAIGAN (EGGPLANT/MELONGENE) AND ALOO (POTATO)

Curry bhaigan and aloo is a dish I remember my grandmother cooking when I was a kid. A few days ago I was on the phone with my aunt and we started talking about dinner….and she was telling me that she was gonna make this dish. Immediately I began craving it. The following day, I…