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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Black Beans

by: fabiola in: Side Dishes and Vegetables, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
black beans

Who doesn’t love fresh homemade beans, black, pinto, chick, you name it, I love it.  There is something to be said for a food that low simmers all day or even just a few hours filling your home with the aroma of goodness.  Beans cooking reminds me of Mexico.  There …

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Kitchen Tips

by: fabiola in: Travel and Stories
chantilly cream

Time flies when you are busy having some fun!  My family visited earlier this month and we went to the mountains, on a scenic train ride, and to the famous Seaside Beach where Goonies was filmed.  Brian and I went to a  concert at the Gorge Amphitheater and camped out for a night thanks to …

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Turkey Lettuce Wraps

by: fabiola in: Entrees
turkey lettuce wraps

This was mostly Brian’s idea, and it turned out so great.  He is an amazing cook, has been since the day we met.  He is also very creative and can come up with some great ideas for our next meal, if I am drawing a blank.  Although I do most …

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Raspberries, Milk, and Sugar

by: fabiola in: Breakfast, Brunch, Bread, Dessert
raspberries in milk and sugar

Such a sweet, tart, creamy discovery.  It wasn’t until my late twenties when I came upon this little treasure of simple goodness, and I will never look back.  Brian and I had just finished dinner, and we were talking dessert, checking out what we could make from what was in …

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Mexican Shredded Chicken Taco

by: fabiola in: Entrees
Mexican Shredded Chicken Taco

I thought I would make this taco recipe for a change from last weekends fourth celebrations of grilling  burgers, and hot dogs, albeit tasty, I wanted something refreshing.  I love grilling and spending the day outside smelling the aromas of great food in the air.  But sometime I want to …

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Whole Wheat Pasta with Broccoli

by: fabiola in: Entrees, Vegetarian, Vegan, Gluten Free
Whole Wheat Broccoli

I needed something quick, simple, fulfilling, and healthy on this particular day.  We often do when we are working, running around, and not planning on being home for dinner.  I had a lot going on but was craving pasta, again.  I don’t eat it that often, but I go through pasta …

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