Tejocote fruit piled in a white bowl
Interesting Info

Tejocote Mexican Hawthorn

Time to take a look at another fruit, the tejocote, also known as the Mexican hawthorn, manzanita (tiny apple), and the scientific name, Crataegus mexicana. I really enjoy trying out […]

several homemade snowball cookies on a cutting board

Snowball Cookies

I love the holidays. It is a great time to bust out all of those holiday cookie recipes. A popular holiday cookie here in the United States is snowball cookies. […]

Simple salad on a white plate
Side Dishes

Simple Salad

I enjoy a good salad. When I am looking to lose weight I always eat this simple salad for lunch and even sometimes for dinner as well. I don’t mind […]

White plate full of homemade garlic bread

Homemade Garlic Bread

Along with being a chocolate addict, I am also a bread addict. I have a whole category here on my website devoted to all things bread! One of my favorite […]

Pile of peppermint bark on a white plate
All Things Chocolate

Peppermint Bark

I am a bit of a chocolate addict. In fact, I have a whole category called, All Things Chocolate, here on my website devoted to chocolate. One of my favorite […]

Open faced chicken burrito on a white plate
Main Dishes

Chicken Burrito

I am a huge fan of burritos. Shh, don’t tell anyone I still buy those “Tina’s” frozen burritos for like 50 cents on occasion for when I am feeling lazy, […]

Sugared cranberries in a white bowl

Sugared Cranberries

I love eating fruit! Cranberries are one of the fruits you don’t normally think to eat fresh because they are pretty tart, however, if you make sugared cranberries or candied […]

homemade cranberry sauce in a white bowl
Side Dishes

Homemade Cranberry Sauce

One of the most classic side dishes to go along with Turkey for Thanksgiving or Christmas has got to be homemade cranberry sauce. Once you make homemade cranberry sauce from […]

pile of classic peanut brittle on a white plate.

Peanut Brittle

I have fond memories of growing up and eating delicious treats during the holidays. My mom made three amazing candies every year. We also had old-fashioned fudge, Almond Roca, and […]