Do you remember Chi Chi’s restaurant? It was my favorite back in the day and their seafood enchiladas were at the top of my list. Creamy, cheesy, with big chunks of seafood, I still find myself craving these enchiladas. This is my take on Chi Read More..
Cinco De Mayo
Cool and creamy, these strawberry cheesecake paletas are made with whole foods and are very easy to make. Kids love them and it’s satisfying knowing that you’re offering them real food instead of chemicals. This recipe is dedicated to my sweet little great-nephew. We’ve established Read More..
There are lots of guacamole recipes that claim to be ‘the best’, but this recipe uses fresh ingredients, is ridiculously easy, and is super flavorful, truly making it ‘The Best Guacamole’ recipe! I think your family is gonna love it! Kick-off Cinco De Mayo with Read More..
A Mexican Picadita is a traditional dish consisting of a base of fried masa harina with savory toppings. These picaditas are topped with a smokey Mexican tomato sauce, black beans, chorizo, onions, and cilantro. They make a delicious appetizer or a light lunch. Top with Read More..
For a different and delicious breakfast, this spicy Chilaquiles Breakfast Casserole is an easy twist on the classic Mexican breakfast. You can control the heat level by using mild or medium tomatillo salsa. I like to serve the casserole with Candied Bourbon Bacon, Nicaraguan Gallo Read More..
It’s 5 O’clock somewhere! Reason enough to kick back and relax with this sweet and spicy cocktail. Sweet guava juice and homemade, a spicy citrus/jalapeno simple syrup pair with tequila for one of the tastiest margaritas around. Make it a cocktail party by serving these Read More..
This Mexican dessert is a moist, dense chocolate cake, scented with cinnamon and cayenne layered with a creamy vanilla flan and a goat’s milk caramel sauce. It’s like two desserts in one. As we all #stayathometogether, comfort food takes on a whole new meaning. I Read More..
Spicy breakfast tacos are a great way to start your Cinco De Mayo celebration. Soft flour tortillas are stuffed with fluffy scrambled eggs and spicy, Mexican chorizo sausage. Easy enough for a weekday morning, yet delicious enough for a weekend brunch. If breakfast is the Read More..
These spicy shrimp tacos are healthy, delicious, and ready in about 30 minutes. Plus, they’re just fun to eat. They are served on a sweet and crunchy slaw and drizzled with a cool, creamy cilantro jalapeno sauce to balance out the heat of the shrimp’s Read More..
Ditch the mix! Enjoy this easy and delicious recipe for a classic Cadillac margarita using a few simple ingredients and the best alcohol that you can afford. A Cadillac margarita is considered a ‘top shelf’ cocktail using an aged reposado tequila and Grand Marnier liqueur. Read More..
Since I embarked on this new writing/blogging career, I am so grateful for no longer feeling that stressed out, anxious, Sunday afternoon dread. Do you know what I mean? Those Sundays where you feel great in the morning and as the day goes on, you Read More..