Category Archives: Recipes

Chicken Soup with Roasted Vegetables

At the Chavez-Rodriguez household, we're in recovery mode. Thankfully, a hearty chicken soup with roasted vegetables came to the rescue! Sometimes all of the hullabaloo of Christmas wears a body down. Not to mention the increased interaction with people (and their germs) in stores, malls,...
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Fall For Forelle Pears and Raspberry Pie

Love this time of year, when we immerse ourselves in mulling spices, squashes, pomegranates, persimmons, and pears!   Let me introduce you to the Forelle pears.  The light green pears with red freckles are an heirloom variety with roots in Germany.  Lucky for us,...
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Café Tres Leches

This is part of a sponsored campaign with the California Milk Processor Board and Latina Mom Bloggers. However, all opinions expressed are my own. Who doesn't need a boost of energy during the upcoming hectic holidays? Rather than picking up a can of soda...
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Mole Inspired Pulled Pork Recipe

Over the years, I've made mental notes of interesting recipes I've read for pork shoulder rubbed with various combinations. Since our wedding where we served a beautiful mole negro, I've been craving various kinds of moles and thinking of different ways to enjoy it....

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