Monthly Archives: November 2013

Got Leftover Turkey? Make Turkey Mole Enchiladas!

I love having a few pounds of turkey in the fridge. I make sure to make enough during the holiday season for all the leftover meals. There is so much you can do with leftover turkey, but one of my … Continue reading

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Wonderful Food Gifts To Give This Holiday Season

Disclosure: This is not a sponsored post. I just love Melissa’s Produce and want to share a good resource with my readers on gift baskets. Do you have a person that is impossible to buy for this holiday season? I … Continue reading

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Celebrating Family Traditions And The Latin Grammy Awards

There is plenty to be thankful for this holiday season. A year ago my workload was not nearly as full. I have been presented with amazing opportunity in the last 6 months and it seems like a little lucky rabbit … Continue reading

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I Made Sweet Tamales With Chef Nubia At Disney’s California Adventure For Viva Navidad!

Disneyland is already a magical place, but now that California Adventure is celebrating Viva Navidad…. it has seriously taken the experience to a new level of happiness. This holiday season (November 15th to January 6th, 2014 – with a special … Continue reading

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How To Brine, Marinate, And Bake A Turkey

I’m a Thanksgiving cook. I live to get a bird in the oven and dress it up and carve it and serve it to my loved ones. I think about my Thanksgiving menu weeks in advance and always buy a … Continue reading

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Beef And Enchilado Queso Tacos

Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Latina Bloggers Connect and Cacique. I am 2 things.  # 1: I am a bit of a cheese connoisseur.  By no means am I a cheese snob though.  I just happen … Continue reading

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Disney’s “Frozen” Meets “World Of Color – Winter Dreams” Meets “Olaf” Cupcakes

I seem to be obsessed with Olaf from Disney’s new animated feature Frozen. I got to see a  screening of the film last week and fell head over heels in love with the adorable snowman character. The film open Thanksgiving … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Apple Yam Crumble

The funny thing is I learned how to make a complete Thanksgiving meal from start to finish in my early twenties. It was something I wanted to know how to do. I felt by having the classic all American feast … Continue reading

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Holiday Cocktails

Every year I have a Posada for Christmas and I invite all my friends and family to come and revel in homemade tamales and other Mexican delicacies.  It seems that every person that walks through my door brings some kind … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving Rice Krispie Turkey Treats

Yes, I have been known to tag along with my Mom every where she goes, and she loves to go to Walmart. Every Monday, like clockwork she makes her Walmart grocery run, and I come along and pick up the … Continue reading

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