Raisin Couscous Salad

Ensalada de couscous y pasas

I worked together with the California Raisin Marketing Board to create this recipe: Raisin Couscous Salad and was compensated for my time. The opinions below are mine and mine alone and do not represent those of the California Raisin Marketing Board. The salad bar is a very important part of the celebration of the holidays […]

Cotija Cheese Puffs

Profiteroles de queso Cotija

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Cacique® and Latina Bloggers Connect. In my family Christmas dinner is not really dinner, but only lots of snacks and of course many sweet breads and cookies. One of the savory things that I like to serve are these Cotija Cheese Puffs. Actually, this recipe is so […]

Spicy Pinto Beans Salad

Ensalada de Pintos a la Diabla

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with BUSH’S Cocina Latina™ and Latina Bloggers Connect. Here in the Northern Hemisphere sometimes they find it strange that salads are so important and traditional in the Latino Christmas table, I think they forget that back in South America it’s summer and our Latino mothers are always concerned […]

Pork Quinoa Meatballs

Albóndigas de cerdo y quinoa

This recipe is sponsored by The National Pork Board. I love meatballs, they are easy to make and can be  very versatile. Depending on the combination of herbs and seasoning you can give them an Asian, Latino, or Mediterranean touch. They can be cooked in a pan or baked. You can serve with a salad,  warm […]

Rum Raisin Truffles

Trufas de pasas al ron

I worked together with the California Raisin Marketing Board to create this recipe and was compensated for my time. The opinions below are mine and mine alone and do not represent those of the California Raisin Marketing Board. December is filled with opportunities to share with friends and family. Many of these meetings are Potluck […]

Chipotle, Corn, Black beans, Cream Cheese Dip

Dip caliente de porotos negros y choclo

This recipe is part of a collaboration with Amigas de Comida Kraft®. December has always been my favorite month of the year, it is somewhat chaotic, but always wrapped in the familiarity and joy of Christmas. I love it. We are a large family, and for Christmas we used to get together easily 20-30 people. […]

Honey Gingerbread Cookies, Christmas Scents

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This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #CollectiveBias #GladeHolidayMood I love the Holidays: the Christmas fragrances bring back many fond memories of my childhood and I want the same for my daughters, so we have some traditions we do every year here in Houston. For […]