Rustic Mango and Strawberry Galette

Easter Brunch Recipes in Latina Magazine

In November my mom and I were invited to sign Muy Bueno hardcover cookbooks at the grand opening weekend of the new Barnes & Noble in El Paso, and...

Guiness Corned Beef and Cabbage

Guinness Corned Beef and Cabbage

St. Patrick’s Day is next week, but I decided to celebrate early and have the opportunity to share my recipe with you. Just because I’m of Mexican descent doesn’t...

pork tacos

Pork and Spicy Fig Preserve Tacos + Giveaway

My favorite preserves are by Bonne Maman and when they contacted me to develop a recipe I just couldn’t say no. It was an exciting challenge especially when they...

grilled chicken and pesto frittata

Grilled Chicken and Pesto Frittata

As a mom I am always trying to find shortcuts to make an easy and healthy meal, and that is why I love frittatas. They are seriously the easiest...

strawberry margaritas

Strawberry-Tangerine Margaritas

Happy National Margarita Day! Ajua! Sounds like the perfect excuse to make a cocktail and celebrate the occasion.

valentines day sweets

Heart-Shaped Strawberry Empanadas

Happy Valentines Day! Do you have any romantic plans? Every year my hubby and I stay home (with children) and cook up a steakhouse style dinner or crab leg...

chicken arepas huaraches

Arepas Topped with Chicken and Roasted Padron Peppers and Avocado and Padron Salsa

I was initially going to call these football-shaped arepas, but it’s kinda a touchy subject after the big loss on Sunday. So, lets just call these what they really...

red chile pork tamales 2

Tamalada (Tamal-Making Party)

Since the New Year I have been trying very hard to eat healthier. I’m eliminating tortilla chips (okay, maybe trying to cut down) and have been drinking a green...

tamale masa dough in KitchenAid 2

How to Make Tamales: Tamalada Video

I hosted a tamalada (tamal-making party) a couple of weeks ago and I have so many photos and a complete blog post that I plan to share in a...

Tangerine Margaritas #unitedinorange

Tangerine Margaritas

The Denver Broncos are going to the Super Bowl and “United In Orange” inspired these margaritas! The delivery of these tangerines could not have arrived at a better time....