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....

game day recipes

Seven Layer Dip + Dips and Sweets for your Football Party

Okay, I’m the first to admit that I’m not a football expert, but I do love the game, especially when one of my favorite teams is in the playoffs...

Chorizo and Chipotle Meatloaf

Chorizo and Chipotle Meatloaf with a Spicy Chipotle Glaze and Chipotle Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Happy New Year, everyone! I can’t believe its already 2014. I am very excited for new beginnings and so inspired to continue to share my two great loves —...

Poinsettia punch

Poinsettia Punch

I’m back from our Christmas vacation in Idaho and glad to be back home. I unplugged while away and to be honest it was very nice. I did not...


Princess House Stockpot and Muy Bueno Cookbook Giveaway

To celebrate the 1st anniversary of the published Muy Bueno cookbook and the new hardcover edition, I am hosting giveaways throughout the month of November and December.

lamb tamales

Red Chile Lamb Barbacoa Tamales

Oh tamales, I am craving you right about now. My tummy must know that it’s that time of year. This Christmas I am sad to report that I will...

Slow cooker dulce de leche gift

DIY Slow Cooker Dulce de Leche

What if I told you that there is a no-mess and hassle-free way to make dulce de leche? What if I told you that you could make dulce de...


Bourbon-Pecan Cake

People either love fruitcake or they hate it. I happen to hate it, but I do love my mother-in-law’s recipe. It’s more of a rum cake rather than a...


Strawberry-Filled Crepes Drizzled with Boozy Dulce de Leche

Did you know the French word “crepe” is “tortilla” in Spanish? Its true! But making crepes is far easier than making tortillas — there is no rolling or pressing...