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Chileajo Tostadas

Chileajo Tostadas

In honor of Cinco de Mayo, here is one of the quickest and easiest Mexican recipes that you will ever find! Okay maybe not ever but it’s at least got to be up there. 

Zucchini Lasagna with Homemade Marinara Sauce

Zucchini Lasagna with Homemade Marinara Sauce

I’m a sucker for lasagna. Well just all Italian food really…and Italians. Basically anything that is related to Italians or their food, you can’t really go wrong.  Spring is here and so are zucchinis so ain’t nobody got time for pasta!

Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Sweet Potato and Carrot Soup

Spring time is fully upon us! Spring is always shown in pictures as the sun shining and pretty flowers budding with baby animals. But lesbehonest, it still rains all the freaking time! So for the spring time that’s not so springy, here’s some warming carrot soup!

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Veggie Slaw and Sweet Basil Lime Dressing

Veggie Slaw and Sweet Basil Lime Dressing

I’ll just start by stating the obvious: street food in Mexico is amazing! Right? I know it. You know it. We all know it. Especially in Oaxaca, the unofficial food capital of Mexico, not all street food is created equal. 

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 […]

Creamy Basil Garlic Avocado Spaghetti

Creamy Basil Garlic Avocado Spaghetti

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up this weekend but you wouldn’t even know it where I live. Oaxaca, Mexico is not the most festive when it comes to Irish holidays and understandable so.  However, in grade school I remember it was always SOO important that I wore head-to-toe green to avoid the dreaded St. Patty’s Day pinching. (more…)

Creamy Cauliflower Alfredo Sauce

Creamy Cauliflower Alfredo Sauce

Lately I’ve been exploring the many uses of cauliflower. It’s so mysterious. What is it? It’s like broccoli but white. So weird! But also lucky for you, so delicious and versatile!

Ranch Cauliflower Poppers

Ranch Cauliflower Poppers

WARNING! These are dangerously delicious. When these little poppers were born, I was in between tutoring online and completing various tasks for my blog. I was super busy, but needed a break for a few minutes so I decided to make something to snack on. […]

Veggie Philly Cheese Sandwich

Veggie Philly Cheese Sandwich




I can’t tell you how much I love this. It feels like I’m eating something super horrible for me, but really it’s mostly sauteed veggies! Instead of a normal Philly sandwich which is mostly stuffed with beef, I switch out the beef for mushrooms and like to add bell pepper and onion.  You definitely get all the satisfying flavors as a standard Philly but with a lot less calories! I mostly use mushrooms, onions and bell pepper but feel free to pile in whatever leftover veg you have in your fridge!

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What do you mean health-ish?

What do you mean health-ish?

Most people would agree that it’s important to be healthy. That means taking care of yourself and going to the dentist and doctor on a regular basis for check-ups, taking medicine with you get sick and taking a mental break every now and then to […]