Appetizers & Snacks

Mini Breakfast Muffins with Chorizo and Nopales

Mother’s Day is almost here, and I can’t help but wonder what awaits me this year.  Usually, my husband is on point about gifts and taking me out, but no matter what we do, I’m always left with those dang […]

10 Simple Recipes for Kids

Happy Friday!! Before The Week of the Young Child comes to a close, I’d like to leave you with some ideas you can bring into the kitchen with your kiddos this weekend.  I’ve searched the internet for super simple, clever […]

Artichokes and Breadcrumbs

How to cook artichokes. Today’s post is not exactly a recipe that I felt was ready to be shared publicly, but seeing how it’s National Artichoke Hearts Day, the timing cannot be any better. Artichokes can be a little intimidating […]

Tuna Patties with Avocado, Cucumber, and Jicama

Savory Fresh Tuna Patties with Avocado, Cucumber, and Jicama

Every year during Lent season my Mom makes tortitas de camaron (fried egg and shrimp pancakes) smothered in her signature homemade enchilada sauce with rajas de nopales and a side of Mexican rice.  It’s practically a tradition!  I wish I […]

11 ideas for the big game menu

11 Ideas for The Big Game Menu

Super bowl 2015 is only days away.  This year it’s the New England Patriots vs. the Seattle Seahawks.  Personally I’m not a fan of either one, but then again I’m not a die-hard fan of any team.  The hubby and […]

Baked Apple Chips

Baked Apple Chips

It’s officially Fall!!  That makes me sooooo happy.  Now if someone can alert tinkerbell and her fairy buddies that it’s time to change our Cali weather to look and feel more like Fall, that would be fabuloso.  No?  Yeah, I […]