Category: food

For Cold Brew Coffee Lovers

For Cold Brew Coffee Lovers

My husband tells me I am a difficult person to shop for but I don’t believe it. If you pay close attention to what a person likes, then you’ve won half the battle of gift-giving. I guess the key is being…

Make this: Horchata de Melon

Make this: Horchata de Melon

Did you know you can use cantaloupe seeds to make the most deliciously creamy drink called Horchata de Melon? I didn’t! It’s so easy and refreshing to make, it’s the perfect summer drink.

All things delicious | Northgate Market

All things delicious | Northgate Market

You guys know how much I love a good Mexican market. If I can find a carniceria, a panaderia, a tortilleria, a floreria and freshly made agua frescas, my heart is happy. Anaheim is the newest community to welcome Northgate Market.

Made with love: Mexican Rice

Made with love: Mexican Rice

Make your own Mexican rice with this easy recipe. My mama says the secret to delicious rice is in the mano: the love in the hands that prepared the food.

Street Style Carne Asada Salad Bowl

Street Style Carne Asada Salad Bowl

Make this delicious, filling street style carne asada salad bowl for lunch using a piece of baked flatbread as your salad “bowl”. You can totally ditch the fried tortilla — I love this idea. It’s so good!

Summer grilling: Tortas de Carne Ranchera

Summer grilling: Tortas de Carne Ranchera

Tortas made with grilled carne ranchera, homemade frijoles, avocado and salsa molcajete in the summer…now you are speaking my love language.

Yum: Layered yogurt cereal bowls

Yum: Layered yogurt cereal bowls

If you can’t deal early in the morning (like me) but you still have to make breakfast, why not makes these yummy concoctions filled with yogurt, cereal, fruit, oats and hemp seeds? They are super easy to make and your family will be happy.

Deliciously sweet: California strawberries

Deliciously sweet: California strawberries

Do you ever wonder where your food comes from? It’s so easy to consume without giving it a second thought. I’m guilty of this. I love that people are starting to wonder more and more about their food and who…

Northgate Market’s Mercado Project

Northgate Market’s Mercado Project

Imagine shopping at a Mexican mercado where you can find everything you need under one roof — that’s what I discovered at Northgate Market. Spending time at the grocery store is not my idea of fun, but juggling a large…

Coconut milk + herbal tea

Coconut milk + herbal tea

Drink your herbal tea with coconut milk because it doesn’t contain any sugar and dairy so it’s Whole30, Paleo approved and delicious. I love herbal tea so it wasn’t too hard to give up coffee when I started my first…