1. You say it’s your birthday…

    Happy Birthday to me!  Chef isnt big on birthday celebrations for myself, but I am so happy to celebrate my birthday with  many of our less fortunate brothers and sisters in downtown Atlanta!  What better way to  celebrate this day than to surround myself and others with the spirit of giving!  Ya'll are too generous and keep asking me what I want for my birthday.  Well- my birthday wish is t…Read More

  2. Shrimp and Grits are EVERYTHING!

    Hey Ya'll!  Its me, Chef Carmen.  Many of you have joined me on my videos when I have made shrimp and grits.  I have to tell you, this is one of my all time favorite dishes.  Nothing says 'comfort food' like a big ol' bowl of creamy grits topped with that perfectly seasoned shrimp!  Seasoning is everything.  Thats why I continue to come up with my signature seasoning blends to make your dish…Read More

  3. Family Affair

    Hey Ya'll!  I wanted to talk to everyone about the importance of family.  Now in today's world, the word 'FAMILY' can mean different things to different people.  To me- nothing says FAMILY more than having my granddaughter, Victoria in the kitchen with me.  Passing on treasured family recipes, cooking techniques and stories of past loved ones is priceless.  I am starting her young and want h…Read More

  4. I heard Chef bout to snap…

    Hey Ya'll!  Chef done snapped for real this time!  If you missed the cooking video for my famous lobster rolls today, you may want to check it out!  Valentines Day is right around the corner and if you want to show that special someone in you life that you really care- nothing says it better than food that you prepared for them. Chef aint doin nothin hard- I gotchu I promise!…Read More

  5. Due to popular demand…

    Hey friends!  I heard you.  You like the 10 Igotchu Seasonings or Gourmet Lemonade combo.  Because I care, the special is being extended!  So if you thought you missed it, you didn't.  Get any combination of 10 seasonings/lemonades for $39.99.  That's a savings of $10!  I hope you had a great week so far.  One more day and then its on to the weekend! Have a great night friends.…Read More

  6. Valentines Day. Are you ready?

    I will be preparing meals all week to get you all ready and snapping and make your honey the best Valentines day meal that they will remember! Nothin to it but to do it and Easy as 123. Follow me starting Tuesday February 6th and ill have you ready and set to go! Igotchu Ipromise  XO, Chef…Read More

  7. Feeding the less fortunate

    My passion is feeding the less fortunate. It is cold in Atlanta and I wanted to make sure that I was able to provide a warm and nutritious meal. Nothing warms my heart more than to make sure that I can lift this offering up to those in need.  Just to see the look on their faces and know that I have reached them in some way is the most amazing feeling. I have many that recognize and remember me an…Read More

  8. Cooking with Aisha

    I had the pleasure of meeting and cooking with Aisha! We became fast friends and will be cooking together again soon. Our first evening together we prepared Sliders 3 ways! We made Chicken, Fish and Burger Sliders with homemade tarter sauce and honey mustard, all I can say is Yum Yum. The next day Aisha requested that I do my Philly Cheese Steak and we also prepared Hot Wings, Lemon Garlic Pepper …Read More

  9. Welcome to Chef Carmen ATL

    Hey ya'll! Welcome to Chef Carmen Atl's New Blog! I want to communicate with Each and Every One of my followers and help ya'll achieve EASY 123 delicious recipes! I will be posting pictures and YouTube videos periodically and welcome everyone to visit my Blog for questions and suggestions! We're gonna have so much fun...Ain't nothin to it but to do it ya'll, Let's Go!!!…Read More