Last week Quaker announced that they were doing away with the name and image of their Aunt Jemima brand. Founded in 1889, from the beginning Aunt Jemima played on imagery from minstrel shows and the [...]
Greetings! Yesterday, the entire nation celebrated Juneteenth for the first time ever. As someone who grew up in Houston, I was familiar with the holiday due to the Texas origins, but this year felt different. [...]
More time in the kitchen brings about more food experiments! My new kitchen also brought more storage space allowing me to invest in some of the new popular kitchen gadgets, starting with an air fryer. [...]
I've been a fan of Benjy's and Local Foods since forever. When the owners of these restaurants converted the Benjy's on Washington in to a new concept, The Classic Houston, I assumed I would like [...]
*Checks calendar* February is almost over which means we are officially two months in to 2020! Many of us started 2020 with new years resolutions or affirmations for the year. I am sure those included [...]
Hi! I’m Erika and I am a Black Girl Who Brunches and lunches, goes to happy hours and fancy dinners :)! I am an attorney by day who just loves food. I started this blog as a creative outlet and a means to share my favorite food finds! I am based in the best city in the country Houston, Texas so most of my posts will relate to showcasing the city that I love. For those of you who do not have the privilege of living in Houston no worries! I travel fairly often and love finding unique food options to blog about. So welcome and enjoy!