Dulce de Leche Pound Cake with Cream Cheese

Queque de manjar y queso crema

This is another of the recipes I developed for Kraft®. It is a Dulce de leche pound cake with a cream cheese center that gives it a super rich creamy note. See the recipe at Marble Dulce de Leche and Cream Cheese Pound Cake. Thank you for supporting the brands that they work with my blog

Creamy Mushroom Sauce

salsa de champiñones

I’ll confess something, I do not like noodles, I eat them, but I never get a craving for pasta… the bad thing is that I married a man who loves pasta in all its forms. He makes fresh pasta, but I can also make him happy with bowties with butter. But I need something else, like […]

Where to eat in Santiago, Chile 2015


We spent Christmas week in Santiago, Chile ,and as always we try to eat all our favorite dishes while touring and visiting friends, it was a different holiday because besides the usual visiting with family, we also decided to celebrate my husband’s 40th birthday with a party, which implied devoting time to buy food for the […]

Spicy Popcorn

Cabritas caseras saladas

Here in the US, the traditional popcorn at theaters is salted butter and my daughters are accustomed to these and love them, so when we watch movies at home they ask me for it. At Chile you usually find caramel popcorn for sale at movies theaters. This recipe is adaptable and you have the option […]

Where to eat at Pucon, Chile 2015

Onces chilenas

The second part of our holiday in Chile was spent at  Molco between Villarrica and Pucon, in the lake region of Chile. We rented a house that was perfect, and we went with my best friend and her family. It was so nice. We flew into Temuco on a Sunday morning, rented a car, and […]

Chocolate Cream Pie


This recipe comes a little late due to the year-end holidays. A classic American pie and very delicious, it’s also perfect for summer as it is can be served chilled or anytime. I recommend it. To celebrate Thanksgiving, my daughters wanted to participate and cook with me. My oldest daughter, 9 years old, chose to […]

Coffee Crepe Cake

Torta de café y panqueques

Celebrate 2015 with a memorable cake. This is a classic French cake and I love the classics. In fact, since I bought the Bouchon Bakery book my dream is to bake it from the first to the last recipe. I like this book so much that last year when the chef Sebastien Rouxel came to Houston to do […]