carne asada quesadillas

Carne Asada Chayote Quesadillas

I remember the days of living alone and eating quesadillas everyday. I can’t resist ooey-goey cheese and warm corn tortillas. Cheese is my addiction. They are so simple to...

Pork-Pineapple Kebobs with Honey Chipotle Barbecue Sauce

Pork-Pineapple Kebobs with Honey Chipotle Barbecue Sauce

As you’ve probably noticed I’m been on a fresh pineapple kick lately, especially when it’s grilled. I love pineapple paired with pork and wanted to make a recipe that...

Cocktails for Summer Entertaining

Cocktails for Summer Entertaining

I am so excited summer is officially here. You can bet that I’ll be hosting lots of dinner parties and backyard cookouts. When I host a party I usually...

ponche a la romana and diaper cake

Diaper Cake and Ponche a la Romana

Are you hosting a baby shower anytime soon? If you are a sucker for entertaining like I am, then you will love this video.

Spring Salad with Carne Asada

Spring Salad with Carne Asada, Avocados, and Pepitas

It’s officially summer and its time to grill. I’ll be sharing lots of recipes where you can incorporate carne asada to your dish.

chorizo enchilado burger

Ranchero Burgers Stuffed with Enchilado Cheese

When I’m craving a homemade juicy burger I usually purchase pre-made cowboy patties at my local Whole Foods store and grill them up. Their patties are a combination of...

strawberry and passion fruit mojito caipirinha

Strawberry and Passion Fruit Caipirinha

I have been traveling like a mad woman with my co-author Vianney for our Latin Twist Texas book tour. San Antonio, Houston, and next is El Paso. See our...

phone food photography

Beautiful Food Photos with Your Phone for Instagram

My daughter is close to 13 years old and has been asking me for a smart phone. I bought her a basic phone when she turned 12, but of...

Mexican picnic menu

Mexican Picnic Menu + How to Pack a Picnic Basket

The weather has been so unpredictable in Colorado lately. It snowed on mother’s day and its been raining like crazy. But when its not raining the weather has been...

Latin Twist Trailer 01

Latin Twist Book Trailer

You may have seen the debut of our new book trailer on YouTube yesterday, but I’m excited to share the trailer for Latin Twist: Traditional & Modern Cocktails with you all here too! Lots to plan as...