Food Should Taste Good Tortilla Chips

Sponsored Post: I’m always looking for a healthy snack to give my little ones.  When these chips arrived my kids were as excited as me to give them a try.  As a parent we always look for healthy ingredients to give our kids and ourselves. My kids love veggies and fruit but some times they … Continue reading

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Fennel Salad

This is such an easy and refreshing salad to enjoy either for lunch, dinner or even for BBQ party. A lot of people don’t think about using fennel as a main ingredient in a salad.  The taste is very refreshing with some hints of licorice.  Fennel is great because it retains its crunchy texture longer than most … Continue reading

Tuna Meatballs

I know this probably sounds crazy but tuna meatballs are super delicious.  This actually just fell into place tonight when I was making dinner.  I didn’t have enough time to run out and get ground meat; Especially since around dinner time the supermarket is always packed.  So of course I started to look through my … Continue reading

Cookie Butter Cup

As some of you may know I have a sweet tooth. I can’t go without having dessert after dinner.  I love experimenting with different things.  I wanted to try and make a peanut butter cup but instead of using peanut butter I went ahead and used Trader Joe’s cookie butter.  If you haven’t tried cookie … Continue reading

Banana coconut chia pudding

It’s been a super busy couple of weeks. Sorry for being MIA on the blog.  Of course, you should follow me on twitter, instagram, and facebook too if you aren’t already.  I’m constantly on the go, so I update those more often with news and fun little things.  Back to this delicious recipe though… Now that … Continue reading

The Great Chefs Event

Another year to raise money for an amazing cause. This event is a not to be missed in Philadelphia, PA more than 40 of the world’s greatest chefs will convene in the ninth annual Great Chefs Event, hosted by James Beard award winner Marc Vetri, restaurateur Jeff Benjamin, and James Beard award winner Jeff Michaud. The event … Continue reading

Zucchini ribbons with Aglio e Olio

We are big fans of pasta in our house. But summer months sometimes makes it hard to have heavy pasta. One of the easiest veggies I found to substitute pasta is zucchini. To prepare this I use a mandoline which makes those beautiful strips for you. My kids absolutely love this dish. Great to serve … Continue reading

Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

Last week I had the pleasure of heading to Chima steakhouse for the first time in Philadelphia.  I love going to Brazilian steakhouses.  They just take me back home to Brazil or to my childhood.  I still cook Brazilian food for my kids, but it’s nice to have the option to go out now and again. … Continue reading

Cheese Board

We all love to go out and indulge for a date night on occasion, but now a days things have become tight for some people; or maybe you just want the privacy of your own home.  One of the things my husband and I love to do is create cheese/meat boards, for ourselves or guests.  We enjoy them … Continue reading