Category Archives: Foods for LENT

Creamy Cheddar Chipotle Mashed Potatoes

Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored collaboration with the California Milk Processor Board and Latina Mom Bloggers. However, all opinions expressed are my own. My dad comes from a long line of excellent cooks. Even he has the touch … Continue reading

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Spicy Spinach Sauce

Sauce please…. Can you make sure it’s extra spicy? I like to live, I love to taste, and especially when we are talking about food. I’ve recently become obsessed with making quick sauces to top my food with. Maybe it’s … Continue reading

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Pan Dulce French Toast With Dulce De Leche Sabor And A Cup Of Joe #GiveAway

When I was a little girl my grandfather would come home Friday afternoon from a long week of working hard with a brown bag filled with pan dulce. He would place the sweet bread in a dish on the table … Continue reading

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Grape Goat Cheese Pistachio Nibbles

I have a friend who is getting married in a couple of weeks and asked me to make a fancy appetizer for her bridal shower.  She said she wanted something super tasty, simple, in season, and then she threw in … Continue reading

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Spicy Habanero Blistered Tomato Dip #TabascoTasteMakers

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by the wonderful Tabasco family. It is my pleasure to be a Tabasco Tastemaker. The recipe and opinions are my own. Oh yeah, the summer is still lingering. Even though my mind is completely consumed with “back … Continue reading

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Cheers To The Best Separation Ever: Chilaquiles Divorciados! #GiveAway

Some things just stand better on their own. Chilaquiles Divorciados is one of them. I heart everything about them…especially the name. Two completely different chilaquiles that decided to throw in the towel on their union and disconnect whole heartedly. One … Continue reading

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Coconut Donut Cakes: Heaven Is For Real

My belief is no matter what religion you believe in or not: To believe in the spirit of humanity. To be kind. To treat the people you love with tenderness, patience, and respect.  To extend a hand when you can. … Continue reading

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Roasted Brussels Sprout And Goat Cheese Salad #KikkomanSabor

This post is part of a compensated campaign between Kikkoman and Latina Bloggers Connect. I’ve been making roasted vegetables for over a decade now. Once I discovered roasting vegetables was far more superior over boiled or fried in flavor I … Continue reading

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Oaxaca Cheese Pretzels: The Most Sublime Snack Ever

 I recently created these Oaxaca Cheese Pretzels for Cacique Cheese’s blog/website.  They were the BEST freshly baked pretzels that I’ve ever had, and I couldn’t help but link them from Cacique’s site to my blog, and vise versa, that way … Continue reading

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Kickin Cherry Peanut Butter Blondies

Disclosure: This post is sponsored by the wonderful Tabasco family. It is my pleasure to be a Tabasco Tastemaker. The recipe and opinions are my own. Are you ever surprised by a secret ingredient? A few months ago I spent … Continue reading

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