Peanut Butter Hummus, the other half of the story…

by: fabiola in: Appetizer, Side Dishes and Vegetables, Snacks, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Peanut Butter Hummus

You know we all love a good hummus as a great snack for the kids, us, and anyone who may stop by.  It’s a great source of protein, good fats, and just plain good.  I hardly ever have tahini on hand so a few years ago when I saw you …

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Salsa Verde, Green Salsa, or Tomatillo Salsa

by: fabiola in: Dressings, Condiments, Sauces, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Salsa Verde, Green Salsa, or Tomatillo Salsa

I love salsa. I warned you in my “about me” that you’d be hearing me say this often. I don’t lie. I told you so. Any how… I love salsa. I like to keep some in the fridge or freezer at all times for impromptu quesadilla, taco, huevos ranchero making …

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Strawberry Scones with Chocolate and Almonds

by: fabiola in: Breakfast, Brunch, Bread, Dessert
strawberry scones with chocolate and almonds

In the interest of Valentines Day I will make pink stuff like Strawberry chocolate coconut almond scones.  Ok so I am going to be totally honest with you here, I really don’t DO Valentines Day, never really have, never really will.  It’s not that I hate it, I don’t hate, I am …

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Homemade Buttermilk Ranch Dressing

by: fabiola in: Salad
homemade buttermilk ranch

Perfect for the game day wings, veggies, pizza, salad (right), or pretty much anything you can think of for ranch. This is a super easy, flexible recipe from Simply Recipes. It is so versatile I thought someone may need it for this weekend. I made it for our pizza night, …

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Peanut Butter Cookies

by: fabiola in: Dessert
peanut butter cookies

Brian, the boyfriend, loves, seriously loves peanut butter cookies.  They are his absolute favorite in the whole wide world.  Add dark chocolate chips, and he is a gonner.  He prefers them to have the choco chips, but sometimes I want them without, so compromise begins. Half with, half without.  This recipe is …

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Mexican Sopes

by: fabiola in: Entrees
Mexican sope recipe

Sopes are traditionally a thicker version of a tortilla cooked on a comal, a Mexican flat cast iron pan of sorts.  I ate a sope, here in Vancouver at a food truck called, El Grullo, located in the Gateway Produce parking lot.  The genius little Mexican lady cooked hers in a cast …

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Grilled Lime Chicken

by: fabiola in: Entrees
grilled lime chicken

Time for some grilling my friends!  Grilling is an all year long event in our home, no weather can stop us, but some for some it only happen in the summer.  So why not take advantage of our wonderful citrus friends and grill on with it?  Brian says I will put lime …

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