When I was a little girl I used to love to watch my grandma cook — I especially loved watching her make homemade flour tortillas everyday. If there were ever any tortillas leftover after dinner, my grandma and I would slather a warm tortilla with requesón (ricotta cheese) and drizzle it with miel pura (honey) for dessert. It might sound a little odd, but actually it is so decadent. While shopping at Sprouts and seeing all the tempting peaches, this lovely memory came back to me and I had to recreate it.

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One-Skillet Mexican Chicken

One-skillet dinners seem to be all the rage and it is understandably why. No one loves to wash dishes and this skillet makes dinner uncomplicated and cleanup even easier.

Mexican Dinners Under 500 Calories

Mexican Dinners Under 500 Calories

For the most part I think I cook and share pretty healthy meals. And now I am excited that I actually have proof! I have teamed up with EatLove and they...


Pineapple Empanadas

As a mother, and as a food blogger I’m sure you can imagine how often I go to the grocery store. I go so often I can probably go...

Stacked Red Enchiladas

Stacked Red Enchiladas

It’s funny how we take our delicious cultural dishes for granted sometimes. I say this because this weekend, while working in the Bay Area with Las Palmas Sauces, I...

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Cucumber-Mint Grapefruit Margarita

Seems like May was the cue to Mother Nature to turn up the dial on the temperature. It is finally warming up in my neck of the woods, which...


Buñuelo Berry Muffin Cups

Happy May! I just returned from the Bay Area and so happy to be back home with my family.


Beef Short Ribs

Guess what amigos? I have teamed up with Lawry’s and will be creating twists on traditional recipes, as well as developing quick and easy recipes. Also, stay tuned for some...


Gorditas de Chile Verde con Carne y Papas + Las Palmas Bay Area Schedule

Looking for that perfect dinner for your Cinco de Mayo fiesta? Look no further. This traditional dish is worth making!

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Red Chilaquiles for a Crowd + Las Palmas Partnership

I have a wonderful announcement to make — I have partnered with Las Palmas Sauces to prepare and share some of my favorite family recipes with the addition of their...