Peanut Butter Goodness for National Peanut Butter Day

Peanut Butter is one of my weaknesses… sometimes even more so that chocolate. {Perhaps that  is why I was hesitant to try Nutella but am not addicted to it as well}. I put peanut butter in my ice cream, on my waffles, wherever I think it can add to the flavor. Anyways… … Read more

Pinterest Inspired Copycat Girl Scout Cookie Recipes

I remember being in the Girl Scouts as a child. My mom was the “cookie mom” and I sold like crazy so I could earn my way to Girl Scout camp. We had cookies from ceiling-to-ceiling and wall-to-wall in our house! No joke! I was so excited about going to … Read more

{Recipe} Better’n Eggs Smoothie Starter

National Diabetes Awareness Month It seems ironic in a sense that November is National Diabetes Awareness Month… or perhaps intentional. With Halloween rounding out the month of October, it seems fitting that Diabetes Awareness should take center stage. My paternal grandmother, my Juelita, had Type-2 Diabetes for as long as … Read more

cheese enchiladas

Family Recipe – Easy Tex-Mex Cheese Enchiladas

My Juelita was an amazing cook. I loved going to her house to help her make homemade tortillas. It always smelled incredible when she was in the kitchen and I miss her authentic Mexican cooking. But, fortunately, she passed down a few recipes here and there. My mom learned her easy cheese enchiladas recipe … Read more

Carrabba’s Signature Pasta Meals and My Own Recipe

So I took the Carrabba’s Pasta Personality Quiz on Facebook and found that I am “spaghetti!” If you now how much I LOVE spaghetti you would know that those results fit me to a tee! Italian food is my favorite type of cuisine other than Mexican {sticking to my heritage … Read more