Green Spinach Pancakes

There isn’t much that compares to a hearty Sunday morning breakfast during the Fall months, but sometimes the buttery pancakes and those salty potatoes come along with unwanted calories and a cat nap that bleeds into the rest of the day.  If you’re like me and enjoy a low-calorie green smoothie some mornings and an undeniably…

Mini Banana and Cacao Pancakes

If you’re trying to watch your calorie intake but still like to enjoy a nice helping of Saturday morning pancakes, you are in luck! These Mini Banana & Cacao pancakes go nicely with your favorite cup of coffee, a good book or your favorite Saturday morning show. I love waking up early and preparing these…

Seafood, Broccoli, Cabbage and Pasta Medley

You guys – this was soo tasty, healthy and oh-so-easy to make. I made this for Tunde and I for dinner and it was a hit. As most of you know,  I come from a family of cooks, so I know this will definitely be a crowd pleaser next time the fam is in LA!…

Cilantro Jalapeño Spread

Hello and thanks for stopping in! Last night I made Taco Salad and completely forgot to pick up salsa at the grocery store while shopping for all of the ingredients.  I didn’t realize until I was halfway through chopping the lettuce and preparing the ground beef that I completely forgot salsa. Personally, I cannot eat taco…

Stuffed Mexican Style Bell Peppers

While I particularly love delicious tacos and a refreshing margarita on Fridays, these healthy stuffed Mexican style bell peppers are a crowd pleaser every day of the week! Ingredients: •1 pound lean ground beef •1 can organic black beans •1/2 cup shredded cheddar cheese •1 can diced tomatoes •1 jalapeno •1 lime •4 bell peppers (cut…

Butternut Squash and Bacon Soup

This year, it is a goal of mine to add more dishes to my weekly menu that are filled with fresh vegetables and ingredients that are good for the body! This Butternut Squash & Bacon Soup will definitely be a staple go-to! It’s pretty easy to make, a definite crowd pleaser for people that like…

Savory Bacon and Spinach Scramble on Toast

When trying to maintain a healthy and balanced diet, preparation is key. With a busy schedule it can become tempting to give in and opt for an easy bowl of cereal or croissant in the morning as opposed to a well-balanced breakfast. This is a struggle for me and i’m here to encourage you to…

Creamy Chicken and Cheese Tortellini Soup w/ Bok Choy

I found the inspiration for this recipe on aspicyperspective.com and switched up a bit of the ingredients, added my own ingredients and cooked it a bit differently. The great thing about cooking is having the ability to pick and choose which ingredients work best for you and your taste buds.  Here are the exact ingredients and…

The Love of Cooking

Cooking healthy meals that enrich our lives and please the taste buds is such a satisfying and fun experience. Cooking a dish for the first time can be both exhilarating and anxiety inducing. Sometimes, we figure it’s easier to stick to cooking recipes that we’ve memorized by heart and know our friends and family will love rather than…

Cooking With Camille 

As a self-proclaimed foodie I continue to find ways to eat what I want and still maintain a healthy lifestyle. I have loved exercising and staying fit for about ten years now and although it’s a lifelong journey I try my best to eat foods that are nutritious, yet enjoyable. I come from a family…