Mexican wedding cookies

Mexican Wedding Cookies

My mom makes biscochos every Christmas and this year I convinced her to help me make these, but by changing her original recipe. I know, I know, why mess...

One Skillet Pot Pie

One-Skillet Turkey and Roasted Green Chile Pot Pie

In less than 30 minutes this Mexican pot pie can be made. It’s a little bit country, and a little bit Mexican. The flavors remind me of biscuits and...

Mexican Chocolate Pecan Pie

Mexican Chocolate Pecan Pie

Mexican chocolate + Kahlua + Texas pecans. Need I say more? Oh, yes! How can I forget…  Happy Thanksgiving! Hope you’ll spend the day relaxing in the company of good...

Calabaza en Tacha Candied Pumpkin

Calabaza en Tacha (Candied Pumpkin)

Will you be making sweet potatoes or candied yams for Thanksgiving? If you want to try a twist on the American classic dishes try making calabaza en tacha or...

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Giving Thanks and Festive Ideas

As you know I love to cook but what you might not know is that I love to entertain and decorate. I’m kind of addicted to props and DIY...

arroz con leche mexican rice pudding

Arroz con Leche (Mexican Rice Pudding) Video

My mom is in town and let me just say how much I love having her here. As always the time flies by when she visits and every time...

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Pulled Pork Enchiladas in Salsa Verde

If I could survive on one dish it would be enchiladas. Spicy chile sauce-dipped tortillas – I can’t get enough of them.

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Pumpkin Apple Bundt Cake

If a pumpkin pie and an apple cake had a baby you’d get this amazing dessert. This is the ultimate treat for those who love apple and pumpkin equally....


Fruit Paste and Cream Cheese Hand Pies

It’s baking season and I’m excited to announce that I am collaborating with Crisco to share recipes and tips. Have you even been in the middle of baking and...

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Barbeque Pulled Pork Sliders with Pickled Red Onions

Are you ready for some football? Ok, even if you aren’t a huge football fan you gotta love the food. These barbeque pulled pork sliders with pickled red onions...