Peanut Butter Doggy Treats

I don't know about you but I love my fur babies with a passion so sometimes I dedicate my kitchen to cooking for them as much as I cook for my family. That being said, I'd like to share with you a homemade dog treat recipe that your fur babies are sure to adore. Get … Continue reading Peanut Butter Doggy Treats

Four Cookbooks to Have in Your Kitchen

While we love creating recipes and sharing those with you, we also love the occasional flip and find in some of our favorite household cookbooks. Today, I want to share with you four of our favorite go-to cookbooks that we feel you should consider picking up the next time you go to the bookstore. The … Continue reading Four Cookbooks to Have in Your Kitchen

Hearty Spaghetti Sauce

Growing up, my Granny made the best spaghetti in the world. Before she passed away, she taught me her secret recipe and so I added my own spin on things. This recipe is super easy and is sure to leave you full and happy. This recipe can be vegan, vegetarian or full of meat - … Continue reading Hearty Spaghetti Sauce

Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

We love to pair chocolate chips and bananas here at The Juicy Pepper. Can you tell? In this recipe, we have whipped up another family favorite. These muffins are bakery worthy and deliciously sinful. And guess what else? They're VEGAN! I've made these time and time again at the request of my mother and brother-in-law … Continue reading Chocolate Chip Banana Muffins

Shrimp and Pesto Pasta

We all live crazy busy lives and fast food joints end up taking all of our money because it's easier to pull into a drive through line and pick up dinner than it is to get home after a long days work and cook. But doing this gets old really quick. Not to mention how … Continue reading Shrimp and Pesto Pasta

The BEST Chicken Tacos

Who doesn't love a delicious taco?! We make them all the time at my house, and tonight, I'm whipping up some of the best slow cooked chicken for the very best chicken tacos you've ever eaten. With just four simple ingredients, you can try this recipe too and see just what I mean all for … Continue reading The BEST Chicken Tacos

Vegan Chocolate Chip Banana Cookies

My family loves these little sweet treats and they have become a regularly baked dessert in our household. They are super easy to make and don't require any dairy products. They are quick and easy and fun to make with smaller kids. This recipe yields about 21 cookies and are great for birthday parties, sleepovers, … Continue reading Vegan Chocolate Chip Banana Cookies


Here at The Juicy Pepper, we love to share with you all things food, friends, and fun but we also feel it is necessary to share our values and belief systems, especially in a time such as this. We value the black community and we choose to speak out against racism. If you've been anywhere … Continue reading BLACK LIVES MATTER.

Small Businesses in Greensboro to Support After COVID-19

There are so many things I love about Greensboro, NC. It isn't just the college environment that the city brings, the art, or the hustle and bustle of opportunity, but it's the small business owners and entrepreneurs that bring this city alive. I have decided that I would compile a list five of my favorite … Continue reading Small Businesses in Greensboro to Support After COVID-19

Trader Joe’s Must Buys

I don't know about you, but gearing up to go grocery shopping is one of my favorite (sometimes weekly) tasks. There is something about shopping for food that brings such joy to my life, and my kitchen. So today, I am sharing with you some of my essential Trader Joe's must haves. Not only do … Continue reading Trader Joe’s Must Buys