Khong River House

 The first time I went to Khong River House it definitely exceeded my expectations.  Months after our first meal there we decided to go back because of how memorable it was.  This time, it was much easier to get a reservation and I noticed it wasn't as busy and crowded.  It seems the hype has [...]

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For the Hummus Lovers!

For the Hummus Lovers!

Are you hummus obsessed like me?  I pretty much always have hummus in the fridge because it's such a yummy snack.  I love it with any variety of Stacy's Chips but by the time I realize it I've gone through the whole bag! They are so good and so addictive! Seriously, what do they put [...]

The River Seafood & Oyster Bar

Date night at River Oyster Bar! Luckily we got reservations! This restaurant is always crowded so make sure to make one or you'll be waiting at the bar for a WHILE, which isn't a totally bad thing either 😉 .  The oysters are great here and with a lot of selection from east coast to [...]

Homemade Margaritas

Homemade Margaritas

 When you have all the ingredients for a great margarita why go out?  Stay in and have some fun making them at home (and save money too ;))! Here's what you'll need: limes, a good tequila (I used Herradura Tequila), Triple Sec (Cointreau works well), sugar, club soda, coarse see salt for the rim, and [...]

Steak Fajitas!

Steak Fajitas!

Don't know what to do with your steak leftovers? Turn them into a fun meal of steak fajitas! I made them very simply with some sauteed peppers and onions (with a dash of cumin, salt, & pepper), tortillas, monterey jack cheese, store bought salsa, avocado (never used the guac that I bought), and some plain [...]

Shake Shack

I finally tried Shake Shack!! I know it's been in Miami for a while now (Lincoln Rd & Coral Gables locations) but for some reason I never made it there.  Even when I studied in NYC I didn't go because of the ridiculous long lines.  But, I was finally able try the infamous burger joint [...]

Homemade Chimichurri!

Homemade Chimichurri!

Yesterday we decided to grill some churrasco and picana for dinner and it was the perfect opportunity to finally make homemade chimichurri. I chose to follow a recipe from the foodnetwork (click here for the complete recipe).  I really iked the way it came out but it was a tad bit spicy for me, so [...]