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In the Kitchen

Give Your Quinoa a Mexican Makeover: Fresh Hominy & Quinoa Salad Recipe

This is the most Mexican quinoa salad you'll ever find. It's made with black beans, hominy, cilantro, and pumpkin seeds - classic Mexican flavors in one very simple dish. This is a go-to recipe that can be thrown together in just a few minutes and will leave you very satisfied.


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Stunning Sopas: Carrot Ginger Soup Recipe

This soup makes a great weeknight meal. It’s quick, easy, delicious, bright, and full of superfoods. It’s also elegant and has a professional chef look. Here’s how and why to whip it up. 


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Hello Lover! Easy Sweet Plum Chia Bread Recipe

I still remember buying my first cooking magazine. Flipping through it, I was intrigued by a recipe for plum bread. Made with olive oil instead of the usual butter and sugar mixture, the instructions seemed rather complicated. Of course, this was before I had any cooking experience.


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Comfort in a Bowl: Mexican Mushroom Soup Recipe

A few years back I made a trip to central Mexico, where I had a taste of a mushroom soup that was as elegant as it was tasty. It was one of those dishes that tastes somewhat familiar, yet there is a mystery ingredient that eludes you.


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Mexican Recipes to Warm Up Winter: Monterrey Style Pork Stew

I grew up in Monterrey, Mexico, and one of my favorite regional specialties is called Carne Seca, which is a special


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Merry Mexican Christmas! Bunuelos de Molde Recipe

Mexican buñuelos are some of my favorite treats. They used to be made for Christmas, although in recent years, they have become increasingly available at fairs and other celebrations throughout the year.


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Healthy Holidays: Mexican Ensalada de Noche Buena

When I was a teenager in Mexico, I spent lots of time with my maternal grandparents.


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Not Just for Tea: Hibiscus Flower Tacos Recipe

Hibiscus flower tacos. I know, this is not your typical taco, but stay with me here. As strange as they sound, you have to try them. They are tangy, flavorful, with great texture and full of amazing properties.


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Get Smashed... with this Smashed Potatoes Recipe

Smashed potatoes are a perfect way to trick our mind into thinking we're eating junk food. I know it would never be the same as getting a potato chip straight out from a hot kettle or a french fry out of the fryer but believe me, this is a healthier way to enjoy a veggie with a naughty rep.


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Going Green: Cold Avocado and Cucumber Soup

Just because summer is over, it doesn't mean we can enjoy the flavors of the season. This cold avocado and cucumber soup is a delicious way to bring back all those summer flavors.


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