Tamika Trent

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Grilled Tequila-Lime Shrimp Recipe

"Lime and tequila-marinated shrimp grilled on skewers make an easy appetizer to enjoy all summer."<p>Ingredients<p>2 tablespoons lime juice<p>2 tablespoons …

Grilling

Once You Learn How to Cook A Whole Chicken In a Crockpot, Life Will Never Be the Same

This is a meal prepper's dream come true.

Cooking

One-Pot Mexican Shrimp & Orzo Will Make You a Dinner Hero

Right now we're in a sort of seasonal food purgatory — we're so completely over winter and all its thick beef stews and heavy casseroles, but fresh …

Cooking

Southern Dishes Everyone Should Know How to Make

We Southerners know our way around the kitchen.<p>There are some dishes that every Southerner should know how to make. From barbecue and biscuits to …

Quick Oreo Mousse Cups Recipe

These quick Oreo mousse cups can be your ideal breakfast if you enjoy eating mousse and chocolate snacks. It will provide you a great energy and keep …

This 4-Ingredient Naan is the Easiest Bread You'll Ever Make

A foolproof recipe for the college fool.<p>March 18, 2018<p>Unexpected Origins...<p>Over winter break my boyfriend came to visit me for a few days in Los …

4 Anti-Inflammatory Smoothie Recipes You Should Try To Lose 5 Pounds Fast

Smoothies make a great healthy breakfast or snack when hunger sets in. Full of fruits and veggies, they’re packed with essential nutrients and …

You’ve Been Making French Toast All Wrong (Here’s How to Do It Right)

A plate of perfect French toast—crispy round the edges, custardy in the center, and capped off with an amber kiss of maple syrup—is a thing of …

Spicy Shrimp and Grits

To prepare southern cheese grits:<p>Butter a shallow, 2 quart/2 L oven-to-table baking dish.<p>Bring the water to a boil in a large, heavy saucepan (with a lid) set over medium-high heat. Pour the grits in slowly. Add 3/4 teaspoon salt and whisk well.<p>When the mixture comes to a simmer, reduce the heat to …

Seafood

This Cabbage and Sausage Soup Is Perfect for Chilly Nights

Soup is a warm and comforting hug during the winter months, but making a soup that is truly satisfying is something of a fickle beast. If you're like …

Make-Ahead Hors d'Oeuvres

Hosting a party is stressful, whether it's a small get-together or a holiday fête for a crowd. The key is making as much food ahead of time as …

The Secret Ingredient That Makes Boxed Cake Mix Taste Homemade

Recently, my roommate’s boyfriend lost a bet (we were trying to cut down on our dessert consumption, but he caved on vacation), and, somewhat …

4 Canadian comfort foods you'll want to get cosy with

The continuing cold and wet weather in B.C. has many people staying warm indoors and finding comfort in a good home-cooked meal.<p>But the craving for …

Cooking

35 Bite-Size Snacks to Make for the Super Bowl

When you shrink down cheesy game day food so it’s bite-size, it instantly becomes twice as cute and appealing. (Plus, you have an excuse to sample …

Awesome Choco-Mint Bars (No-Bake Dessert)

These cute choco-mint bars are so minty, creamy and very delicious! They are a perfect spring-summer choice if you are a fan of chocolate because …

Dessert

Game-Day Appetizers from the Pantry

When it comes to watching the big game, the more the merrier. Feed last-minute guests and drop-ins with these easy snacks made from stuff you …

Breakfast

I Just Discovered Melting Potatoes and I’m Officially Serving Them With Everything

Now this is a Pinterest trend I can get behind.<p>We weren’t actively seeking a new way to cook potatoes. In fact, we think there’s a pretty solid …

Barbecue Championship Ribs

Prepare your cooker to cook indirectly at 235 degrees F using medium pecan wood for smoke flavor.<p>Peel the membrane off the back of the ribs and trim …

BBQ

The Most Tender, Juicy Meatloaf Merrill Has Ever Cooked

My favorite dish is my mom’s red beans and rice. It takes her all day to make it, simmering the beans until they soften into a creamy, comforting consistency and the scent of ham perfumes the house. Note, it’s not red beans and rice that’s my favorite, but <i>my mom’s</i> version. Because, let’s face it, …

Cooking

These Are The Most Nutritious Foods, According To Science

Eating good food and eating food that’s good for you isn’t always the same thing. We love food and sometimes the food we love isn’t the best food we could be putting in our bodies. Part of that is simple taste. We get used to eating certain foods and start craving them more often. Another part of …

Nutrition

15 Potato Hacks You'll Wish You'd Learned A Whole Lot Sooner

Never met a potato I didn't like.

Sweet Potatoes

Make This Greek Avocado Chicken Salad and Eat It All Week

Chicken salad and tuna salad are tried-and-true lunch staples. I don't think there was ever a time that I went to my grandparents' home and opened …

Healthy Eating

Chocolate Hummus Is Better Than Cookie Dough—Here’s How to Make it at Home

Not going to lie, when I first heard chocolate hummus was a new thing, I couldn't decide whether it was genius or downright weird. Now that I've made …

Dessert

10 Secret Sauces That Will Change Your Life

Sauce simply makes foods more succulent. Though it's tempting to just crank open a tin of tomato or butterscotch sauce, nothing beats homemade. These …

Rachael Ray's 9-Ingredient Carbonara Recipe Is an Internet Favorite

The Food Network's Rachael Ray knows comfort food, and her carbonara recipe is exhibit A. The chef recently shared the crowd-favorite recipe on her …

Cooking Perfect Rice on a Stove

This is it – the foolproof recipe for cooking perfect stovetop rice. If cooking rice makes you nervous, know that you are not alone. Even really …

The One Mistake Everyone Makes When Cooking Rice

Cooking rice on the stovetop or in the oven can prove surprisingly difficult. But unless you have a rice cooker or a pressure cooker (such as the …

Alton Brown Has One Simple Step for Better Bacon

Making bacon is an art form, and everyone has their own special way of cooking it at home. It doesn't matter if you bake it in the oven, prepare it …