Monthly Archives: May 2014

California Fried Chicken In A Creamy Tomato Chipotle Sauce

I’ve been doing a lot of recipe development jobs lately. Things I never post on my blog, and because I’m under a contract, I am not allowed to disclose the company anywhere. This job has taken up a lot of … Continue reading

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The New Air Wick Collection And The Best Cowboy Cookies Recipe

A few months ago I started this routine to eat better, exercise more, and indulge every so often… a girl has got to live.  With that being said, recently I was eating at a great salad restaurant in Pasadena CA, … Continue reading

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How We Have Been Growing Happy The Last Few Months

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Knowledge Universe. However all opinions are 100% my own. I love to go from being a mess to getting work done.  I’m not only talking in the literal sense, but the physical sense too. … Continue reading

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Tostadas De Guacamol Inspired By The Artist Ricardo Arjona

I was recently assigned a job by Walmart to go review a show by the Guatemalan musical artist, Ricardo Arjona.  The show inspired me to run home and to make the classic Guatemalan dish, tostadas de guacamole.  More on that later; … Continue reading

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Tasting Menu at Dodger Stadium

Did I ever mention that I’m obsessed with the Los Angeles Dodgers?  Well I am.  So much so that we recently changed our cable company of many years because it no longer showed Dodger games.  A few days ago I … Continue reading

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Agua De Pepino Y Yerba Buena: Cucumber Mint Water

It’s been a little over a month and I have been working hard at my exercise routine. Trying my hardest to be as active as possible at least 5 times a week. I am very fortunate that I have a … Continue reading

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Perfecting A Berry Pavlova

Making a pavlova is no easy task, don’t let anyone tell you otherwise.  I learned this the hard way.  I guess my confidence had surpassed my common sense.  How does the saying go “Never try making a recipe for the … Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Peanut Butter Cookies For My Momma!

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by Whole Foods Market. The recipe and opinions are 100% my own.  My Mom is one of these strange creatures that says “regular chocolate chip cookies are boring.” I don’t know what planet she comes … Continue reading

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Celebrating My Mom This Mother’s Day With Delicious Tacos De Hongos (Mushroom Tacos)

It’s funny because even though I’m a Mom, I never think of myself on Mother’s day or how I will be celebrated.  Instead I think of my beautiful Mother whom I absolutely adore.  I try and shower her with gifts … Continue reading

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Walmart Pushes The Environmental Envelope With Conservation On Sustainability

A few weeks ago a film crew from Arkansas (the home of Walmart) came knocking on my door, and wanted to get my perspective on sustainability. When I was first approached about the idea, I jumped at it thinking “this … Continue reading

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