Finding balance with NESTLÉ® Coffee-mate® natural bliss®

Finding Balance with NESTLÉ® Coffee-mate® natural bliss®

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #BackToBalance #CollectiveBias 2015 has been THE year for me to make some serious changes in my eating habbits.  One of the biggest challenges for me right now is following a low fat, low cholesterol, high fiber, minimally processed,… 

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Mint and Ginger Tea

Mint and Ginger Tea

It’s tea time today!  Here’s one of my all time favorites with a little added vitamin K and C from fresh blueberries. For a simple tea, I usually just boil fresh mint leaves with honey.  For an added kick I will also sometimes add ginger. This time around however, I thought it would be a… 

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Homemade Corn Tortillas

The road to better health starting with homemade corn tortillas

  There’s nothing like a trip to the ER to kick your New Years weight loss resolution into high gear.  Even though getting on a diet was not at the top of my list, I nonetheless received a massive wake-up call to the reality of my current health status on the first day of 2015…. 

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Cheers to 2015

Cheers to 2015!!

I can’t believe we are only hours away from a new year!  What the heck?!  Where did the time go?  I remember being a little girl and hearing the adults talk about how fast time flies, and to enjoy my youth because once we become adults, time passes much quicker.  Now I find myself telling… 

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Bush's Cocina Latina Recipes

BUSH’S Cocina Latina™ Recipes

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with BUSH’S Cocina Latina™ and Latina Bloggers Connect.  All opinions and ideas expressed in this post are my own. One of the things I can always count on when I visit my Mom is that she will always have either freshly cooked beans in the crockpot, a pot… 

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Rosemary & Garlic Compound Butter

Rosemary & Garlic Compound Butter

Do you have a favorite herb you like to cook with?  I have many, of course.  One of my favorites to use with breads, meats, and potatoes is rosemary.  Another favorite of mine, is to make a compound butter with a garlic paste and finely chopped rosemary.  If you’ve never tried  a compound butter like… 

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cranberry bread pudding

Cranberry Bread Pudding

Here she is!  The bread pudding recipe I promised you.  In case you missed the previous post, in it I shared 3 ways to use cranberry sauce.  This bread pudding was one of those three, but because it turned out to be a hit at home, I thought it would be better if I just… 

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Cranberry recipes 3 ways to use cranberry sauce

Cranberry recipes: 3 ways to use your leftover cranberry sauce

I have a confession my friends.  Just this past week was the first time I have ever had cranberry sauce.  Ever!  Now before I continue, I should let you know something.  I LOVE CRANBERRIES!  Dried cranberries, cranberry juice, chocolate covered cranberries, cranberry vodka, cranberry scones, you name it.  So when I finally sampled a taste… 

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