Thanksgiving is right around the corner, so here is one of my favorite recipes for dinner rolls. I came across this recipe from Alex Guarnaschelli 6 years ago in Food Network Magazine . I loved that it gave a step by step picture guide and how simple these dinner rolls were to make. Plus the of freshly … Continue reading Homemade Dinner Rolls
I received a complementary sample of Country Crock® buttery spread and had seen their #MakeItYours campaign recently. Since it was a rainy day, it was a perfect day to stay in and bake. We had a lot of milk chocolate eggs left over from Easter, so I chopped them up and mixed them in the cookie … Continue reading #MakeItYours Cookie Recipe with Country Crock®
Family is not only defined by those you are related to. For those of us that live away from home, your family are friends you share life experiences with, the people you go through milestones with and in this case, the people you share the stage with. I met this group - Mariachi Cobre - … Continue reading Holidays with Mariachi Cobre
Halloween is just around the corner and knowing we'll have a busy evening that day, quick kid-friendly foods are a must. These Pillsbury ™ Mummy Dogs are so easy to make that I even recruited my favorite assistant to join in. You will need 1 container of Pillsbury ™ Crescent Rolls (found at your local Publix) … Continue reading Pillsbury™ Crescent Roll #MummyDogs + $10 PayPal Giveaway!
Growing up in a border town, I was fortunate enough to be surrounded by my Mexican culture in every aspect of my life. Yes, my mother is of Italian descent and does share my maternal grandmother's traditions, however, because of our surroundings we have always identified with our Mexican heritage. From starting Folklorico classes when … Continue reading Wings 2 ways – Chipotle Chicken Wings and Tomatillo Verde Wings
My household has been pretty crazy the past month. This time of year always flies by not only because of the holidays but also because kids are busy at school, I'm wrapping up the year at work and my guy is busy with holiday performances. It's very typical of me to rush out the door in the … Continue reading Alpina Avena Smoothies and Breakfast Cakes
Here is a very simple recipe for a delicious meal. I needed something quick for dinner and threw this together in a matter of minutes. It's a great 30-minute meal recipe.
Being a working mom, I like to spend as much time as I can with my baby girl on the weekends, so I'm always looking for crock pot recipes. My sisters and I like to share recipes with each other, especially if they are quick and easy. My older sister, who we call Mimi, text … Continue reading Mimi’s Tex-Mex Slow Cooker Beans
One of my favorite places to go with my daughter on the weekends is the farmer's market. I like making a morning out of it. We'll shop for produce, grab a little bite to eat, enjoy the outdoor entertainment and sometimes jump around in the splash pad. Most of the time I have in mind what … Continue reading Pico de Gallo
At 18 months my daughter is starting to be a picky eater so I'm always experimenting and trying new recipes. My "go to" resources are Weelicious.com, Deceptively Delicious by Jessica Seinfeld (I bought this book years ago and knew it would come in handy one day) and of course Pinterest. The recipe below is a … Continue reading Broccoli Cheese Patties