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Arroz Con Pollo

Arroz Con Pollo

I can pretty much guarantee you, 75% of people reading this blog have almost all the ingredients for this dish sitting at home right now. This recipe was given to me by my friend...

Cookie monster cupcakes

Cookie monster cupcakes

Jack is about to turn 2 in April, and that is causing me to wax nostalgic about his first birthday.  Homeboy was super sick with a 103.5 temp (double ear infection), but that didn’t...

Rotisserie chicken in your crockpot

Say whaaaaaa? For reals yo – a full on rotisserie chicken in your crockpot.  Easy peasy, cheap, and yummy! Directions *This works best as a weekend crockpot meal -Halve small red potatoes, or quarter...

Homemade coconut milk yogurt

Homemade coconut milk yogurt

After multiple frustrating attempts,at last I’ve figured out the formula to make this work.  In my previous yogurt post I talked about success with making real milk yogurt, but up until the other night success...

Homemade Yogurt

Homemade Yogurt

No, not the kind where you visit museums and attend slam poetry sessions.   That wouldn’t work for me.  I like South Park and fart jokes. Nope, the kind of culture for your guts – yummy...

Real Food. Why I made the switch

I always did my best to eat well, but we consumed A LOT of packaged/convenience foods prior to 2009.  The turning point came for me when my little toeheaded baby was diagnosed with “milk protein...

Homemade chicken nuggets

Homemade chicken nuggets

Fast food nuggets creep me out, so I have abstained for quite a while now.  The no nugget streak ended last night thanks to Baked Chicken Nuggets from Allrecipes.com.  Seriously allrecipes.com I need some ad...