Whole Grain Salad with Roasted Tomatoes

by: fabiola in: Salad, Side Dishes, Vegetarian
Whole Grain Salad with Roasted Tomatoes

I need salads like this to make my days so much easier. I often forget having already made salads in the fridge makes for an easy healthy choice when I take my break, check the fridge for lunch, and voila, a good choice. It’s also easy to make a protein …

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Mexican Grilled Corn

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes, Vegetables
Mexican Grilled Corn

Just like the sweet memories I shared with the Watermelon Agua Fresca, this Mexican Grilled Corn holds the same fondness of my food memories from Mexico.¬†¬†People rode their awesome food bike stands through the streets of most cities, and still do to this day. Similar to the fresh juices, this …

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Macaroni Salad with Yogurt Lime Dressing

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes
Macaroni Salad with Yogurt Lime Dressing

My Mama has been making this salad since I was born, no kidding. I remember eating this growing up every Summer, as recently as last Summer. I love it. It has some great ingredients that are familiar to my young palate, which is why I think I’m not a picky …

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Berry Basil Slushy

by: fabiola in: Beverages and Smoothies, Dessert, Sponsored
Berry Basil Slushy

Disclosure: This is a compensated post in collaboration with Gourmet Garden. As usual all opinions are my own. Thank you for supporting the businesses that support NJB!

Don’t have a popsicle maker? Me neither! How about Berry Basil Slushy making instead? Cold, refreshing, and easily made into an adult fun treat! …

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Rooibos Honey Butter from Steeped Cookbook

by: fabiola in: Appetizer
Rooibos Honey Butter from Steeped Cookbook

I cannot believe it’s been two months since I saw my friend, Annelies, in Portland for her amazing Steeped cookbook cooking class at Smith Tea. Annelies and I met a few years ago at a blogging gathering in California, have shared a meal together, and just blended well. So when …

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Watermelon Agua Fresca

by: fabiola in: Beverages and Smoothies
Watermelon Agua Fresca

What is everyone making this weekend? Have you ever had agua fresca? I grew up drinking agua fresca in every flavor you could possible image. In Mexico there are people who have these super cool bike fruit stands, you could always find them around town on the corners, and downtown. …

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Peach Blackberry Cobbler

by: fabiola in: Dessert
Peach Blackberry Cobbler

Who doesn’t love a good fruit dessert this time or anytime of year? I know we all do in this house and my family! Since my family is visiting from Southern California, I thought I’d hook them up with an epic delicious dessert. Cobblers are just that, so so good. …

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