Tag: spicy

Chorizo Stuffed Zucchini Boats

Chorizo Stuffed Zucchini Boats

I don’t have kids, but I have a picky eater husband so its kind of the same thing. My husband, along with millions of kids I’m sure, is not a fan of vegetables. And unfortunately for him, I am. 

20 Minute Peanut Noodles

20 Minute Peanut Noodles

One of the reasons I’ve always liked cooking and eating delicious food (apart from it just being super delicious) is that certain foods bring back a sense of nostalgia. You know what I’m talking about. I’m talking about those secret family recipes, those foods that […]

Mexican Chicken Pozole

Mexican Chicken Pozole

If you know me then you know that I live in Oaxaca, Mexico and have been for about the past four years. You would also know that my husband is Mexican, Oaxacan, Ismenan.  He comes from the heart of Oaxaca where an old traditional culture is still very present. It’s not out of the ordinary to hear someone bartering in zapotec, a native  language, wearing a huipil and enagua, their traditional dress.   (more…)

Salsa Verde Veggie Enchiladas

Salsa Verde Veggie Enchiladas

After living in Mexico for about four years now, I’ve built up a somewhat decent tolerance to spicy foods. But this doesn’t just magically happen. Just like anything that you want to improve, it requires hard work and dedication. I can’t count how many tacos […]

Papa Nachos with Simple Guacamole and Chipotle Dressing

Papa Nachos with Simple Guacamole and Chipotle Dressing

At my house we call this Papa Nachos which is really nacho fries. Here’s a super simple, plant based, extra yummy recipe coming that even carnivores will LOVE! Fill up on plant proteins from refried beans and healthy fats from guacamole.