Tag Archives: Meals

Red Wine-Dijon Pork Tenderloin

Tweet I’ve got to say that my brother, sister & I were really spoiled with excellent food growing up. We always ate amazing home cooked meals, my grandparents always made homemade pasta, sauces, breads, etc. My mom (even though she doesn’t like cooking now) always produced really great dishes and never served us any other […]

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Easy Mac ‘n Cheese!

Tweet You know what’s nice every now & then, Kraft’s Spirals Mac ‘n Cheese, brings me back. But it’s nothing compared to the real thing! This is my first attempt at a homemade mac ‘n cheese without a recipe. I should call it …’flying by the seat of my pants mac ‘n cheese’, but that […]

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Local Events for the Foodie in You: Week of Jan 16th!

Tweet Happy Monday to all! I’m happy because…I’m off! Always nice to have an extra day added to the weekend. What’s also nice is that on this awesome day off I can enjoy an amazing meal from some of the best restaurants in NYC for cheap! I love restaurant week and I’m so happy that […]

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Slow Cooker Pot Roast

Tweet These past couple weeks with the holidays and traveling I’ve absolutely loved the simple meals. Ya know, not a lot of prep work, full of flavor, not slaving over a hot and tiny stove. This meal doesn’t actually involve the stove at all and requires pretty much 5-10 minutes of prep work depending on […]

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Three Ingredient Jersey Shore Shrimp

Tweet So today I’m doing something I haven’t done before, we’re doing a guest post on NYCityEats! And not just any ordinary guest post we’re doing a family guest post today. My step-dad Dan is a big guy, covered in tattoos. I remember the first time he was around for one of my high school […]

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Local Events for the Foodie in You: Sept 7th-11th!

Tweet I don’t know where my brain is anymore! I completely forgot to send out your local food & drink events in NYC for the week. Now that it’s hump day we have the weekend to look forward to and maybe through this miserable weather we can find something to look forward to! I have […]

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Fight Hunger by Feeling Full Longer

Tweet Recently I’ve been soooo hungry even after meals. I usually try to stave that off with a ton of water but I’d rather not feel those hunger pangs at all. Often I end up eating something I shouldn’t, like a bag of deliciously fattening chips. Luckily I found this great article on Everyday Health […]

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Diet Do-Overs: Fixes for Top Diet Hitches!

Tweet In every diet I’ve ever tried I’ve  always run into at least one problem. Either I’m hungry or I’m tired or I’m not losing weight at all. Self.com posted a great article of expert backed fixes for Diet Do-Overs to Help You Lose Weight by Courtney Rubin. I wish I had seen these fixes years […]

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10 Ways to Cut 100 Calories

Tweet I’m always looking for new ways to cut a couple calories from the meals I’m making, the lunch I’m eating and the snacks that keep me satisfied through out the day. You wouldn’t believe how much the little things really help you lose weight. I’m always looking for new tips to help better my […]

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Have You Tried It? Jamaican Food is Delicious!

Tweet Missed me? Well I’m back now and ready to go. I got in late last night and I’m so happy that my latest episode of Quick Meals w/ Lacy D uploaded properly. If you haven’t watched it yet, you must check it out! Every time I take a look at the video I start […]

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