Hello friends! … I know… I knOW… I KNOW!!! I haven’t blogged in quite some time. I am always amazed how quickly weeks seem to fly by. And it certainly isn’t that I haven’t thought about food, eaten all the food, or felt terrible guilt that I haven’t been on the blog – because I … Continue reading Sopita de Calabaza: perfect combo of Italy & Mexico
Hello, my beautiful friends! I cannot even BEGIN to tell you how insanely crazy my last couple of months have been. You know, because, LIFE. Oh life… family visiting from out of town, which is always a great thing but a little crazy. Having your husband away for the last eleven weeks for work – … Continue reading You’re a Goddess – and so is your salad dressing!
Bonjour, mes beaux amis!!! It’s been awhile since I’ve blogged, but I have a good reason: LIFE. Sometimes it totally gets in the way of stuff, and this was one of those times. I caught a nasty cold, had family come to town to visit, went out of town myself… yeah, it’s been a busy … Continue reading Not Your Mama’s Fruit Salad
I’m gonna go out on a limb and speak for carnivores everywhere by saying that it’s nearly impossible to resist slow-roasted pork. In general. In life. When you combine the words “slow” with “roast”, it triggers an instinctive reaction at the salivary glands, and conjures images of juicy tender meat that falls over and apart at the threat … Continue reading Slow-Roasted Hog Heaven
I hear a lot of friends talk about how intimidated they feel about cooking rice. Fortunately for some, the rice cooker was invented. But fortunately for YOU, I’ve just updated the ‘Tube with my latest video – easy and authentic Spanish Rice! No steenking rice cooker required! When you’re craving a little side dish to … Continue reading Auténtico Spanish Rice – Olé!
I grew up in Southern California, and up until September of 2015 I was living in Los Angeles for about 16 years, over half of my whole life! Like, what?! And as a SoCal-er, there’s one meal that epitomizes the weekend: BRUNCH. Now that I’m here in the Garden State, I need to work on … Continue reading Hakuna-Frittata!
Happy Monday, everyone! I’m not a fan of people trying to imbue their positivity and optimism on me on Monday mornings before I’ve gotten into the groove of the new week. So if you’re like me, you need a little boost before the sadness of the ended weekend and the laughter of the ridiculousness called life … Continue reading Spice Up Your Life Because Carne-Con-Chile