Recipes & Chefs

A Charcuterie Board + 4 More Affordable Holiday Meal Ideas From ALDI

A Charcuterie Board + 4 More Affordable Holiday Meal Ideas From ALDI

The holidays are here and that means our familia is ready to start cooking and baking. In our culture, we don’t celebrate only on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day, we celebrate all month long. As you can imagine, we have to set budget aside for […]

Prepare Mom the Perfect Mother’s Day Brunch Under $25

Prepare Mom the Perfect Mother’s Day Brunch Under $25

THIS POST WAS SPONSORED BY ALDI. ALL OPINIONS AND THOUGHTS ARE MY OWN. Did you know that Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day is the busiest time of the year for restaurants? Especially if you’re planning to attend a Mother’s Day brunch. Not only do you […]

Jamón con Papas – Skillet Ham with Potatoes Recipe

Jamón con Papas – Skillet Ham with Potatoes Recipe

Last week, I was suppose to bake a Farmer John ham for our family Easter brunch. But my sister decided to change our menu to a Mexican Brunch theme instead. Needless to say, I got stuck with a 7lb. ham for just Frank & I. […]

Simple Banana Bread Recipe with Walnuts & Chocolate Chips

Simple Banana Bread Recipe with Walnuts & Chocolate Chips

Banana bread is one of my favorite breads, muffins, you name it. Not only is it a classic, but you could pretty much enjoy it anytime of the day. Recently I discovered an easy banana bread recipe and I just had to share it with […]

Chicken Lasagne for Christmas Eve Dinner

Chicken Lasagne for Christmas Eve Dinner

This post was sponsored. All opinions and thoughts are my own. Every year the since we were kids, our family would gather for Christmas Eve.  In our Mexican culture, that’s officially our Christmas celebration.  Just like any other family special events and holidays, there is […]

Green Chicken Chalupas with Herdez Salsa Verde + Win a Trip to Mexico

Green Chicken Chalupas with Herdez Salsa Verde + Win a Trip to Mexico

Growing up as a child, our parents would always reminded us to be proud of our Mexican culture and cherish our traditions, food was no exception. In our household, holiday gatherings were never small and preparing the family meal was an all team effort. Food […]

Simple to Make Traditional  Black Beans and Rice Recipe

Simple to Make Traditional Black Beans and Rice Recipe

Who doesn’t love black beans and rice? Not solely are black beans good with rice, but they also make wholesome additions to soups, salads and pasta dishes. Plus, black beans carry enough protein just as equal to poultry and seafood, in addition to vitamins in greens equivalent […]

Taquitos de Lengua with Nopal Corn Tortillas

Taquitos de Lengua with Nopal Corn Tortillas

This post was sponsored by HERDEZ®. All opinions and thoughts are my own. Tacos de Lengua (beef tongue) and Taco de Cabeza (beef head) are very popular in taquerias all over Mexico.  In fact, I’m sure you’ve come across it on taco truck menus or […]

Mizithra Browned Butter with Barilla ProteinPLUS® Pasta

Mizithra Browned Butter with Barilla ProteinPLUS® Pasta

Recently the boyfriend introduced me to an Italian restaurant called The Old Spaghetti Factory, an American chain restaurant.  It’s one of his favorite restaurants for Italian food, but if I had a choice, I tend to avoid pasta in general.  Not because I don’t like […]