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Peanut Butter & Jelly Sandwich with Chipotle

Peanut butter and jelly sandwich, or PB&J, is a favorite snack among many kids and adults. My mother usually gave me toast spread with peanut butter when I was little. After arriving to the States, I was completely surprised to


Taco Tuesday: Chorizo Tacos

Of all the kinds of tacos sold in the taquerías in my town here in Mexico, the I like chorizo tacos the best.

Total Time: 45 Min

Servings: 4-6 servings

Christmas Potatoes

When we begin to plan our Christmas menu, we should always include delicious and eye-catching dishes that don’t …

Total Time: 30 Min

Servings: 4 servings

Cranberry Mojito

A delicious cocktail with holiday appeal and Latino flair, the refreshing cranberry mojito is tart, sweet and perfect…

Total Time: 5 Min

Servings: 1 serving

Bocaditos de Cereal de Arroz con Pepitas de Chocolate Blanco y Malvaviscos

Snowflake White Chocolate Marshmallow Rice Cereal Treats

Looking for a sweet treat for the kids to enjoy at Christmas even more? Well, I’ve got a good one: white chocolate…

Turkey Tostadas

My fiancé’s grandmother comes to visit us almost on an annual basis, just after Thanksgiving. It’s always hard…

Total Time: 25 Min

Servings: 10 servings

Leftovers Ideas 5

Couscous Salad with Turkey, Brussels Sprouts, Pomegranates and Poblano Peppers

Couscous is a great alternative to pasta or rice. These little “pearls” of toasted semolina flour make great salads…

Mexican Molcajete Shrimp

The Mexican molcajete is a kitchen tool that has been used for generations to grind and mash ingredients for creating…

Total Time: 35 Min

Servings: 8 servings


Cuban Sandwich with Caramelized Sweet Onions and Roasted Garlic-Infused Mustard

The quintessential Cuban on-the-go lunch, I grew up enjoying this hearty sandwich. While my American counterparts …

Creamy Tortellini with Bacon

My creamy tortellini recipe is very simple and delicious. This type of pasta cooks quickly and you can add a number …

Total Time: 30 Min

Servings: 4 servings

Veggie Tacos

My mother is a vegetarian, and many dishes in my home have been altered to fit her diet. I move mountains to make…

Total Time: 35 Min

Servings: 10 servings

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