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Easy Shrimp and Spanish Chorizo Paella + Paella Kit Giveaway

The first time I ever tasted paella was at a Spanish restaurant in Denver. I was so intrigued by the large paella pans and...


Rice Krispies Easter Nests

A special thanks to Rice Krispies© for sponsoring this blog post. Opinions are my own. It’s hard to believe Easter is right around the...


The Best Carrot Cake

You can’t have Easter without carrots, so of course I wanted to be sure I shared my mom’s famous carrot cake recipe with you....


Alfajores (Dulce de Leche Shortbread Cookies) + Video

If a dessert has dulce de leche you can bet I’m probably going to love it. The first time I ever tasted alfajores, a...


Jícama, Radish, and Cucumber Salad

Since the New Year I have been trying really hard to incorporate more veggies into my diet, but it can be challenging. When it’s...


Salmon Fish Tacos with Creamy Avocado Salsa

What if I told you that you could have a delicious Lenten dish on your dinner table in 20 minutes? Seriously, this amazing dish...


Mexican Chiles

No ingredient is more fundamental to Mexican food than the colorful chile. Chile is a versatile fruit that comes in a wide variety of...


Churros with Mexican Chocolate Dipping Sauce

Have you ever made churros? When we were outlining the Muy Bueno cookbook, I asked my daughter, “What is your favorite Mexican dessert?” And...


Chile de Arbol Salsa

I inherited my mother and grandmas cast-iron stomach, because I never get a stomachache from eating too much salsa or spicy chile.


Grandma’s Home Remedies

My maternal grandma passed away at the age of 98 years old. She lived a long and healthy life. I never heard her complain...