Crispy Shrimp Tacos with Creamy Sriracha Sauce

I have a serious obsession with tacos. Not just shrimp tacos, but basically every kind of taco imaginable. It’s just that I really love shrimp tacos. They have a little bit of everything. They’re crispy, spicy, savory, and crunchy. And most importantly, they are made with all my favorite foods: shrimp, tortillas, cilantro, avocado and […]

Delicious and Authentic Carnitas Recipe

crispy carnitas tacos

I remember the first time I tasted really good authentic carnitas. I was at La Sandia, a Mexican restaurant owned by one of my favorite Mexican chefs, Richard Sandoval. I order the skillet pork carnitas from the menu. They were unbelievably good. There was a sweetness to the pork that really put them on another […]

Easy Beef Empanadas


Handmade empanadas make fantastic comfort food. Their crispy and flaky exterior and steamy meaty interior checks a lot of boxes on the comfort food list. There are many types of empanadas being made throughout South America and Spain, but the ones we’re making today are our own version, which are really just a combination of […]

Our 15 Favorite Tips & Tricks to Make Cooking Easier

Make Cooking Easier

Cooking is much-loved hobby for so many people, including us. My husband and I spend countless hours in the kitchen, cooking dinners, baking treats for our grand kids, and whipping up family breakfast whenever the whole family is home. It’s something we love to do, and a skill we’ve greatly improved over the years. Cooking […]