Meat Stuffed Potato Balls (Relleno de Papas) Latin Style

In Puerto Rico in the morning it’s customary to run to your local bakery and grab some fresh baked Sweet Bread (pan sobao) or Pan de Agua (water bread), with some pastries and some fried delicacies (I know what you must be thinking… FRIED FOOD IN THE MORNING?! I didn’t make this up I just…

Ten Layer Dip

What better recipe to share with ya’ll on Super Bowl Sunday than a TEN LAYER DIP. Not seven, eight or nine but TEN! Has the right amount of kick and perfect for the event tonight. Let’s go 🏈 Ten Layer Dip Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Ground Beef- 1 lb Pinto Beans- 2 cans Mexican Shredded Cheese-…

Easiest Sweet & Spicy Crockpot Chicken

My mother in law gifted me with a crockpot and I’ve been so anxious to start trying new recipes. My first official crockpot delight was Sweet & Spicy Chicken Breasts. The glaze is sweet with a hint of sriracha heat, and it couldn’t be easier. Let’s get started friends. Easiest Sweet & Spicy Crockpot Chicken…

Shrimp Ceviche

My husband loves Ceviche! It’s so easy to make and absolutely delightful. The fresh seafood, citrus aroma and crisp veggies… What’s not to love? Let’s get started on this delicious recipe, that’ll make you feel like your eating seaside! Shrimp Ceviche Ingredients: Crab Meat- 1/2 lb roughly chopped Extra Large Shrimp – 1/2 lb cooked,…

Turkey Cuban Sandwich

I have plenty of leftover turkey so I’ve been forced to get creative. We love Cuban sandwiches but my diet doesn’t include pork so what better substitution than turkey. Cuban sandwiches are simple and delicious, let’s get to it. Turkey Cuban Sandwich Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Turkey Breast- 2 1/2 cups roughly chopped Swiss Cheese- 1/4…

The Juiciest Turkey

The dilemma of every year on Thanksgiving Day is making sure you don’t have a dry, tough Turkey. We all want a tender and juicy bird to serve at our feast, today I will share my recipe with you all. Let’s get started. The Juiciest Turkey Difficulty: Intermediate Ingredients: Turkey- 20 lb bird Garlic Cloves-…

Blue Crab Boil 

I found a local that sells blue crabs by the dozen and I couldn’t pass it up. Today I’m going to be making a crab boil with a combination of seasonings that are going to possess these crabs with flavor from the inside out. Let’s get started. Blue Crab Boil Difficulty: Intermediate Ingredients: Live Blue…

Pumpkin Pecan Pie

This pie is my favorite for Thanksgiving, I never stray away from pumpkin. It’s so creamy and with the crunch of the pecan topping, you can’t go wrong. Pumpkin Pecan Pie Difficulty: Easy Ingredients for Filling: Canned Pumpkin- 15 oz Dark Brown Sugar- 3/4 cup Cinnamon- 2 tsp Vanilla- 1 tsp Evaporated Milk- 1 cup…

Traditional Candied Yams

This is an ultimate Southern favorite! You can’t have thanksgiving without sweet potatoes drowning in sugar & your favorite fall spices. This side dish is a must, let’s get to it! Traditional Candied Yams Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Sweet Potatoes- 5 medium potatoes, peeled and cut in large chunks White sugar- 2 1/4 cup Unsalted Butter-…

Lemon Cranberry Sauce

Today I cooked for the first time my own homemade cranberry sauce with a fresh citrus infusion. It was so simple to make and quite yummy. Lemon Cranberry Sauce Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Fresh cranberries- 12 oz bag White Sugar- 1 cup 2 tbsp  Lemon Zest- of 1 lemon Lemon Peel- 3-4 rings Water- 2 tbsp Instructions…

Latin Empanadas 

I’m Latin and a staple food in my culture is empanadas. They come with all kinds of fillings meat, chicken, shrimp or even cheese. Today I made simple beef empanadas. I’m going to share with you this wonderful, simple fried delight. Let’s get started! Latin Empanadas Difficulty: Easy Ingredients: Ground Beef- 1 lb Red Bell…

Double Dipped Crispy Fried Chicken

We all love extra crispy, juicy fried chicken. What we don’t love is eating fast food so let’s learn to make our own homemade fried chicken! Extremely easy and the family will love it. Let’s get started. Double Dipped Crispy Fried Chicken Difficulty: Easy Eggs- 3 Water- 1/3 cup Hot Pepper Sauce- 3 tbsp Flour-…