Salsas & Condiments

A close-up photo of taco seasoning in a white bowl.

Low Sodium Taco Seasoning Mix

If there is anything I’ve learned so far this year about eating smarter, it’s that almost everything we eat has sodium in it. Did you know that? It’s pretty clear to anyone who reads the nutrition label on a package […]

Dairy Free Low Fat Cilantro Dressing

Dairy-Free Low-Fat Cilantro Dressing

This dairy-free low-fat cilantro dressing can be used in a variety of dishes. Add it to steamed white rice, pasta, mashed avocado, pico de gallo, or use it as a marinade. Last year I tried growing a few bunches of […]

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How To Quickly Spot Good Quality Extra Virgin Olive Oil

Have you ever heard of the Olive Oil Commission of California (OOCC)? I hadn’t heard of them either until I attended a learning excursion put together by the Internation Food Blogger Conference (IFBC) and Cobram Estate. They taught me and […]

Green pozole with chicken

Four Ways To Use Salsa Verde

There’s something to be said about the love for salsa verde that some people like myself have. Seriously, I can have it twice a week, with leftovers, for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and still be as happy as a kid in a […]

Avocado and Cucumber Open-Face Sandwich

Cucumber Avocado Sandwich

This campaign has received compensation from Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #VidaAguacate #EchaleLoMejor #CollectiveBias I’ve been thinking about a lot lately. Mostly reflecting on what I’ve done to improve my health physically, mentally, and […]

7 Game-Day Menu Ideas

7 Game Day Menu Ideas

Who’s ready for the Big Game?!!! Yeah, me neither. It’s a good thing we have a few weeks to plan for it though, right? To help you (and me) get started on thinking about what to serve for the game […]