Salads

Beet salad with queso fresco

Beet salad with queso fresco

Beets!  Have you had them before?  In case you didn’t know, beets are a good source of folate, potassium, vitamin C, fiber, and antioxidants.  They also help increase blood circulation and cleanse the liver. Until recently I never used to […]

Balsamic Reduction

Balsamic Reduction Recipe with Ideas on How To Use It

One of the few dressings I have been able to enjoy without any digestive issues is balsamic vinegar.  And since I’ve been having more salads these days,  my go-to accompanying salad dressing has been a balsamic reduction sauce. It’s simple […]

Cucumber & Jicama Citrus Salad

Cucumber & Jicama Citrus Salad

Hot days call for cool snacks!  As a kid, I can remember having a lot of fruit in between meals and being completely content with whatever fruit it was.  A bowl of watermelon or cantaloupe, or even jicama or cucumber […]

Crab Tostadas with Avocados From Mexico #ILoveAvocados

Disclosure:This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Latina Bloggers Connect & Avocados from Mexico. Looking for an easy meal (as in a no stove required kind of meal) to make on a hot summer night? I got the perfect […]

Watermelon Jicama Salad

Watermelon & Jicama Salad

Got a craving for something sweet, tangy, refreshing, and healthy?  I made this a little over a month ago but for some reason never posted it here.  Today I was thinking about it and remembered how much we enjoyed it, so, […]

Pico de Gallo With Cabbage and Cotija Cheese

Pico de Gallo With Cabbage and Cotija Cheese

What I am about to share with you is probably one of the best cabbage salads you will ever have.  Unless you are a die-hard coleslaw fan, which I have never heard of a person to claim that category (sorry […]