Baby Chicks: Week 2

It’s been two weeks since my baby chicks have joined our crazy family. Each day they do something new and unexpected. We have established a routine, I’m no longer having a panic attack every second of everyday worried of their demise(lol). I have figured out that with us being in a warmer climate, as we…

DIY Chicken Roost

I was driving home when I saw someone dumped a broken wooden directors chair on the curb. The gears in my mind went into overdrive, I immediately pulled over and stuffed it in my truck. I imagined I could turn that into a roost with little to no money at all! I was able to…

Baby Chicks: Week 1

My Rhode Island Red baby chicks were born last Wednesday 05/06/20, and arrived at my house Friday. They are officially 1 week old, and let me tell you they have grown so much already! They have such personality! A lot of people have the misconception that chickens don’t have as much character as any other…

The Chicks Arrival

The chicks are here! I went today to pick up my baby chicks at my local post office. Early in the morning upon my arrival I knew they were there from all the chirping I heard behind the counter. Everyone I walked by suddenly had a smile on their face from the sounds of my…

Plantain Canoe

This is a Latin inspired plantain dish, the plantain canoe is a ripe sweet plantain stuffed with ground beef, topped with shredded cheese and garnished with cilantro. It’s a wonderful combination of flavors and goes perfectly with a side of avocado. Let’s get started. Plantain Canoe Difficulty: Intermediate Ingredients: Ground Beef- 1 lbs Green Bell…

Homemade Buttery Pancakes 

My family loves pancakes, who doesn’t? Sometimes they can lack in the flavor department, this is my take on the classic pancake recipe. Let’s get started. Homemade Buttery Pancakes Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Flour- 1 1/2 cups Baking Powder- 3 1/2 tsp Salt- 1/2 tsp Cinnamon- a dash White sugar- 1/8 cup Eggs- 1 Milk- 1…

Easy Homemade Lemonade

It’s starting to heat up in the south here in Florida. So let’s start the BBQ grills and pull out the fruity drinks. Today I’m going to start with the simplest of refreshing beverages, Lemonade. This is a fool proof recipe, easy peasy lemon squeezy! Let’s get started. Easy Homemade Lemonade Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Fresh…

Spanish Chicken Stew

Spanish Chicken Stew -or- Pollo Guisado is a staple dish in my Latin household. It’s tender, full of flavor, and perfect on a mountain of rice. Today I’m going to share with you all this easy chicken dish can be made any night of the week in under and hour. Let’s get to it. Spanish…