old fashioned Mexican oatmeal avena

Old-Fashioned Mexican Oatmeal (Avena)

First Cinco de Mayo and now Mother’s Day is only a few days away. All kinds of excuses to eat the foods we love. If you want to serve...

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How to Keep Your Greens Fresher Longer

I’m a mother, and like many mothers I am always looking for tips and tricks to make my life a little less hectic and a little more efficient. When...

guacamole al pastor

Guacamole al Pastor

Ajua! Cinco de Mayo is almost here and it’s the perfect excuse to drink margaritas and eat all the guacamole you can eat. I know that’s my excuse, and...

chicken mole enchiladas

Chicken Mole Enchiladas

Mole is usually reserved for special occasions in our family. The best part about attending a wedding, quinceañera, or a baby shower is that more often than not mole...

Yvette pineapple

How to Cut a Pineapple + Video

Cutting and coring a pineapple can be messy and time consuming. In this video I show you how to peel and slice a pineapple in an easy and efficient...

mexican chocolate cake cinco de mayo

Mexican Chocolate Bundt Cake with Tequila Almond Liqueur Ganache

Growing up my family never celebrated Cinco de Mayo. It was only during college that I discovered this festive celebration. Did you know that Cinco de Mayo is not Mexican Independence Day? But...

skillet cornbread

Cheesy Cornbread Skillet

I remember when I was a little girl my mom used to pick me up from school and occasionally we would go to Marie Callender’s and order navy bean...

Mexican Corn Cake

Mexican Skillet Corn Cake

This might look like a traditional all American cornbread but it’s far from it. This is more of a moist cake with the addition of corn, brown sugar, and...

meat lovers frittata

Meat Lovers Frittata with Salsa Verde

I’ve developed quite a few frittata recipes, and my hubby always calls them a “chick breakfast”. This time I wanted to make a frittata that a meat lover will...

Mexican Pantry Staples and Spice cabinet ingredients

Mexican Pantry Video

Most of the recipes in the Muy Bueno cookbook and on this blog are made with ingredients that can be purchased in grocery stores throughout the United States. You...