Month: February 2015

Strawberry Milk #FuertesConLeche

Strawberry Milk #FuertesConLeche

This is part of a sponsored collaboration with MilkPEP and Latina Mom Bloggers. However, all opinions expressed are my own.

A beautiful glass of strawberry milk is perfect for a morning meal. You get a nice dose of protein that will aid in having a strong day.

That picture above is exactly how I start my day. I need my milk dose to get going in the morning. It’s not just that…. I need to be stronger, faster and on my toes all the (more…)

Chinese New Year Almond Cookies

Chinese New Year Almond Cookies

Chinese New Year Almond Cookies to celebrate the year of the sheep.

When I was a little girl, I had the pleasure of living in a house with lots of Aunts and Uncles that had a love for all kinds of different cuisines.  For example, my Uncle Luke was really into Mexican food. My Uncle Robert was obsessed with Italian.  My Aunt Hope liked any food with cheese. My Tio Ron was a California Cuisine kind of guy. My Mom couldn’t get enough Chinese. She and I would always go to her (more…)

Loaded Mashed Potato Cheese Soup!

Loaded Mashed Potato Cheese Soup!

Loaded mashed potato cheese soup. I bought all my ingredients for the soup at Walmart and made it in under 30 minutes.

I look through cookbooks, cooking magazines, and old recipes all the time in search of something delicious to eat. Sometimes I strike gold and other times not so much. Interesting enough I came across a “baked potato soup” recipe the other day and (more…)

Chile Relleno Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Chile Relleno Grilled Cheese Sandwich

Chile relleno grilled cheese sandwich. All ingredients can be bought at Walmart

I was challenged to use  Wonder bread and Kraft singles for a new fun grilled cheese solutions program…. (so Americana). They asked me to add my own spin to the already loved grilled cheese sandwich using the products mentioned above… I decided to make a chile relleno grilled cheese sandwich. I thought it would be the (more…)