A Day in the Life…

by: fabiola in: Travel and Stories
A Day in the Life...

I wanted to share what I have been up to lately.  I am obviously still in school, I have a few more quarters to go!  Along the way I have learned so much, and met many people who are pretty amazing.  I feel that way about life in general, but in regards …

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Queso Fresco aka Mexican Fresh Cheese, Dear to My Heart…

by: fabiola in: Breakfast, Brunch, Bread, Dressings, Condiments, Sauces
Queso Fresco aka Mexican Fresh Cheese, Dear to My Heart...

Queso fresco is home to me. Warm tortillas a sprinkle of the queso fresco, add a pinch of salt, and I am a happy girl. I’ve been eating this for as long as I can remember. It is home like I said, back to Sacramento in my Mamas kitchen, or …

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Grilled Cauliflower

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Grilled Cauliflower

I think we all love grilling in the summer. It can super simple or complicated. But it takes us outside, away from the hot oven, and into the less dishes arena. I am a fan of that. Even though for this side dish I do use my grill pan thingy. …

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Chipotle Lime Mayonnaise

by: fabiola in: Dressings, Condiments, Sauces
Chipotle Lime Mayonnaise

This is something I wanted to share just in case you’ve never thought about it, or tried it. Even being as simple as it is, it is a must for many summer meals. I especially like it in combo with my salmon burgers, and baked fries. It can be a …

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Spinach Basil Walnut Pesto in 10 Minutes!

by: fabiola in: Breakfast, Brunch, Bread, Dressings, Condiments, Sauces, Entrees, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Spinach Basil Walnut Pesto in 10 Minutes!

This recipe of spinach pesto came from not having tons of basil, wanting pesto, and not wanting to go to the store.  It’s that simple.  I love a fresh pesto, of any kind.  Peas, avocados, spinach, any greens can make a lovely tasty pesto.  In this case I had tons …

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Berry Grunt

by: fabiola in: Breakfast, Brunch, Bread, Dessert
Berry Grunt

I’ve known about this grunt thing for a while, but I had never gotten around to making one. I threaten it a lot, but it just wasn’t happening. So I finally did it, and there are no regrets here people, this is just good ‘ol home baking, in a simply …

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Advanced Cakes and Desserts Class and a One Year Old Birthday Boy!

by: fabiola in: Travel and Stories

I thought it might be fun to share what I have been doing for the last few months in class. I have tons of photos, and I always share them on my Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, but I have never done a post about them, so here you go. The …

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