Jamika's Journal

Recipes

Today Show Tailgate

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I recently had the pleasure of being a guest chef on NBC’s Today Show. I brought the party to the Plaza! I  represented hard for my home NFL team, the Atlanta Falcons aka “Dem Dirty Birds”. I created two dishes to make my team and home fans proud.  I prepared my famous “Dirty Bird” Stuffed …

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Caribbean Heat meets Southern Sweet on Home & Family

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In case you missed it, I had such a great time cooking with crew of Home & Family on the Hallmark channel.  With reggae music playing in the background and delicious food and drinks on the menu, how could we not have a good time on set. I love blending the cuisines of my Caribbean and …

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One Pot Wonder-Ful

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Fall is my favorite time of year. I watch The leaves change color, I bring out my cute coats and boots, and on a cool day, there is nothing better than a hearty meal that makes me feel all warm inside. My White Chicken Chili is a Fall favorite of mine because it is so …

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The Perfect Grilled Steak

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Who doesn’t love a thick, juicy steak? A steak done right may even cause a vegetarian to change his mind. Do you know how to grill the perfect steak? You may think you do, but that overcooked Frisbee you call a steak, ain’t working! Follow these simple tips to create the perfectly grilled steak. Tip …

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Homemade Steak Sauce

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Sometimes you just can’t have steak without steak sauce. Here is my recipe for a quick and tasty steak sauce great for dipping, marinating, or sautéing. 1 cup ketchup 2 tablespoons Dijon mustard 2 tablespoons Worcestershire sauce 2 tablespoons red wine vinegar 1 teaspoon garlic powder Several dashes of hot sauce, your preference In a …

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The Five Minute Tomato Sauce

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Looking for a quick sauce that pairs well with just about any meal and cooks in 5 minutes? Check this out! All you need is: 3 tablespoons olive oil 4 cloves garlic, minced ½ white onion, minced 1 (28 oz.) can crushed tomatoes 1 tablespoon fresh basil, chopped 2 tablespoons fresh parsley, chopped Zest of …

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