The Joy of Food

Seafood Boil Recipe

Are you prepared to feast? Are you prepared to indulge in all of this southern glory? This seafood boil is super easy to make and is packed with so much cajun flavor. We've got king crab legs, dungeness crab, jumbo shrimps, spicy andouille sausage, sweet corn on the cob and red potatoes. I did say it was a feast. The fun factor of this meal is extraordinarily high. Lay some news papers on the table, ro[...]
Mexican Street corn

Mexican Street Corn Recipe

Happy Cinco de Mayo. In honor of the day when the Mexican army battled and defeated the French Army at the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862 let's celebrate with this tasty recipe from our friends south of the border.  This recipe takes your basic grilled corn to an extraordinary level of yumminess. Have you ever tried street corn before? If you haven't here's what your getting yourself into. Corn smoth[...]
The best Guacamole recipe with feta and pomegranate

Guacamole with Pomegranate and Feta Recipe

When I stayed at The Saguaro in Palm Springs  was the first time I ever had pomegranate and cheese in guacamole.  I'm the type of gal that just likes the good old regular guacamole recipe.  Give me my avocado, onions and tomatoes and I'm set. But this here guacamole changed my ways so quickly. I never knew you could spruce up guacamole and make it even way better than how good it already is. Mind bl[...]
Chicken tagine moroccan dinner

Chicken Tagine | Romantic Moroccan Dinner

My mother and father in-law are such foodies. Whenever the hubby and I visit them, there is no shortage of feasting on some drool worthy dish they whip up. One of the meals that I've been blessed to try was this Chicken Tagine with Preserved Lemons. They served it with a side of steamed couscous and variety of Moroccan dips and salads. Ever since then I have been hypnotized by the flavor of this ch[...]

Tropical Papaya Açai Boats

So much raw fruit high vibrational goodness packed into this super easy to make tropical papaya açai boat. It's full of energy and will keep you full and going through the morning. These boats are so fun to make and can seriously be filled with anything your heart desires. You can also fill the boats with greek yogurt too if you don't have açai around. As far as the toppings, the sky is the limit. Us[...]

Turmeric Latte Recipe

I love starting my day with this Turmeric Golden Milk Latte. It's just so comforting and feels like a great big hug in a cup, due to its mood enhancing abilities I'm sure. The benefits of Turmeric are extraordinarily healing and numerous. Turmeric contains curcumin, the polyphenol established as its primary active component and consists of over 150 probable therapeutic activities, such as antioxidant,[...]