Monthly Archives: June 2014

It’s The Perfect Day For Graham Broiled Peach Tart

I’ve been feeling rather peachy lately.  The seasonal stone fruit has made it’s way into my kitchen and will stay for as long as we could carry on this sweet union.  It started with a simple grilling of a batch … Continue reading

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LA’s Quintessential Bacon Wrapped Hot Dog Is Perfect For 4th Of July

The countdown to the great Fourth of July is on! Exactly a week from now the sky will be showered in spectacular bits of light, a celebration for this amazing country’s  independence. I am taking a different approach to the … Continue reading

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Nachos With Wild Oats Organic

I am passionate about nachos.  I’m kinda like a little scavenger when it comes to the crunchy finger food.  I am constantly on the hunt for a good plate of them and when I find one, I practically lick it … Continue reading

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How To Blister Shishito Peppers And The Latest From Melissa’s Produce: The Great Pepper Cookbook

I’ve had my nose stuck in this cookbook lately.  You know the feeling when every page has something new and exciting to offer…. Melissa’s Produce : The Great Pepper Cookbook is doing that for me.  It really is the ultimate guide to … Continue reading

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It’s Not Summer Until You Have A Watermelon Margarita! Follow It Up With 7 Wonderful Watermelon Recipes

Watermelon – I can’t even say the word or even think it without a flood of images and memories shooting through my mind.  It’s funny because as a child I wouldn’t eat it because I hated the laborious task of … Continue reading

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Buffalo Cauliflower Made With Tabasco

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by the lovely Tabasco family. It is my pleasure to be a Tabasco Tastemaker. The recipe and opinions are my own. The first time I had buffalo cauliflower I thought it was the most brilliant … Continue reading

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Mac & Cheese And An Arugula Salad In Under 18 Minutes

I spend a lot of time in the kitchen, if not for work, just because I love it.  I absolutely adore being in my element creating and tasting…. if the temperature is right.  Now that the warm weather is starting … Continue reading

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Mexican “Stadium” Chicken Salad #GoAuténtico

Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Cacique and Latina Bloggers Connect. However, the recipe and opinions are 100% my own. This Thursday, June 12th, be prepared to join the rest of the world in the soccer event known to be … Continue reading

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Hogs In A Blanket

We are a baseball family. My grandfather loves Dodger baseball, and so does my fiance. These are the two men in my life that I will be celebrating this Father’s Day. I know for a fact that both my Grandpa … Continue reading

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Strawberry Banana Horchata Paletas Partner With My Summer First Aid Kit

When I first found out I was pregnant I knew I wanted a boy! There is a photo of me crying out of pure joy with a little sign that says “It’s A Boy!” I had heard it was hard … Continue reading

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