"The Buppie Foodie"


 I absolutely enjoy making Jerk Recipes but after a long day at the office, I rarely have time to actually make Jerk Seasoning, especially since traditional Jerk Recipes take hours to make. If you’re in the same boat as me, check out these 5 Jerk Seasonings to use in your next Jerk Recipe for a […]

Jerk Seasoning never gets old especially if you’re a Caribbean/Jamaican/Spicy food lover. Nevertheless, Chicken is not the only thing you can Jerk to create a delicious, spicy meal. Check out these  5 “Jerk” recipes that will truly transform your life…. well at least your week. *The Buppie Foodie Shortcut Tip: Use commercially prepared Jerk Seasoning […]

  Hey ya’ll! It’s the official start of summer (aka Memorial Day Weekend).  If you and the family are having a cookout this weekend, pull out the grill and check out these 7 must-try burger recipes. Fried Mozzarella and Caramelized Peach Caprese Burger: Fresh peaches are in season. Slice a few and grill them for this delicious […]

Hey ya’ll! Yesterday was Saint Patrick’s Day, which means that we are all Irish for a day the weekend.  As such, this is the perfect opportunity to cook some delicious corned beef, especially since it’s probably on sale at your local supermarket. Check out these 5 unique recipes to incorporate Corned Beef in your dinner this weekend. – AR […]

If you don’t already know, I’m a big fan of Trader Joe’s. They have everything to cheat your way to through some delicious yet easy meals. This week, I was perusing through the aisles and came across their Lobster Ravioli. For only $3.99, I thought it was worth a try. While you shouldn’t expect huge chucks of Lobster, the Ravioli is […]

Valentine’s Day is only 4 days away ladies! If you (or him) haven’t booked a dinner reservation at your favorite restaurant, chances are, you won’t be able to snag a reservation at this point. So why don’t you plan a special dinner at home? Start with these delicious seafood pastas for some inspiration. -xo Ash [Cajun […]

Who doesn’t like homemade hummus?  While, there are various options for buying ready-made hummus, there’s nothing like making your own. Check out today’s round-up of 10 ways to make yourself some homemade hummus today! ~Sun Dried Tomato Basil Hummus~ [via Cooking Classy] ~ Garlic Parmesan White Bean Hummus~ [via The Busy Baker] ~Basil Pesto Hummus~ [via Blissful […]

Ah it’s September and my favorite time of the year! And, as of today, Football is back! Besides watching the big games, it is during this time of the year that I try different “game day” appetizers and drinks when entertaining my friends and BAE. To ease into football season, I started by rounding up a few chicken […]