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Blood Orange Mezcal Margarita

I have a confession…This recipe has been tested and approved, and tested again. So with that said this recipe has taken a tad longer...

Chicken Tortilla Soup

My “gringo hubby” loves tortilla soup and one day he decided to make some for me. He knows a lot about grilling but not...

Save the Date: May 14th Bake Sale in Highlands Ranch, CO and Valencia, CA

As mothers, we find it very difficult to read the statistics of children around the world that are suffering from hunger. But what some...

Dinner with White on Rice Couple: Chipotle Pork Enchiladas

Happy Cinco de Mayo amigos!!! We love an excuse for a fiesta and we clearly go loco for an excuse to cook and eat...

Mango, Jicama, and Cucumber Salad

The warm weather is approaching and there is nothing I enjoy more than frolicking in the sun and less time in the kitchen, at...

Chicken Tinga

Have you ever heard of chicken tinga? To be honest I hadn’t heard of this dish until I moved to Colorado and went to...

Mexican Fruit Sangria

I’ve hosted many a fiestas and the drink I serve more often than not is Sangria. When I invite guests I usually have someone...

Paula Deen + The History of Cinco de Mayo (a guest post)

Paula Deen + The History of Cinco de Mayo (a guest post)

Growing up we never celebrated Cinco de Mayo. It was only during college that we discovered this celebration. However, if celebrating Cinco de Mayo...

Mango Coconut Sorbet

My mom is visiting and brought her Montel Williams high-powered blender with her. She has been bragging about this thing ever since she ordered...

Remembering Our Friends in Japan

Remembering Our Friends in Japan

Several years ago I lived in Okinawa and Japan and have beautiful memories that will last a lifetime. I learned all about sushi from...