I went on a life changing trip to Thailand about 3 years ago ( summer 2018). The country is breathtaking, the people were friendly and there was so much to do and see. We visited beautiful historical sites, drove dune buggy’s through there rain forest, getting in the mud with elephants ( literally getting in the mud with them ). But what I loved and miss above all else was the food.
Breakfast is one of my favorite meals of the day and I love making these huge meals most mornings. Lately my mornings are very hectic, whether I have to jump on a zoom meeting or run to the office, I do not have the time to create these elaborate meals anymore. Here 3 breakfast ideas…
Eggplant Parmesan Slices is one of my favorite vegetarian dish and a great comfort food. It is delicious, very light and simple to make. Instead of using bread crumbs I use panko because it gives the slices a little bit of texture and more of a crunch. I love having the eggplant slices as a…
So I noticed this grocery store named Lidl popping up all over Atlanta. I did some research and figured out that this supermarket is based out of Germany, selling high quality goods at low prices. So I decided to visit my local Lidl grocery store to see what they have. To be honest I did not have any expectations whatsoever. Since the market sounded similar to Aldi (which is another German based supermarket) that I am not a fan of. Boy was I wrong.
I love brussel sprouts, especially when they are oven roasted. It is so simple and easy to prepare, roasting the brussel sprouts enhances the flavor and makes for a perfect side dish or snack.
I am a self proclaimed coffee addict. I literally go my local coffee shop everyday, my go to beverage is an Ice Mocha Coffee. Going to a coffee everyday can get pretty expensive. So I decided to make my own Ice Mocha Coffee.
Trader Joe’s is one of my favorite grocery stores. They have a lot of health foods / products that would be soo expensive at other grocery stores ( cough cough Whole Foods) at affordable prices. Also there customer service is amazing! So here is what I bought from Trader Joe’s.
I made breakfast for dinner last night. Mexican Sunrise Nova Toast. I toasted some sliced wheat bread, spread some avocado to the toast, added some smoked salmon ….
I was starving but since I am not familiar with the area I wasn’t sure where to grab some breakfast. So I used good old google to look up restaurants and @starshinescafe pop up. Looked at Starshines Café menu and it was 5 minutes away from my location so off I went. Cute little cafe located in downtown McDonough. Conversed with the friendly staff a little bit.
During the event the chef prepares samples of there food while food enthusiasts ask the chefs questions, talk about their food and just getting to know the personally.