Fiesta Real de Princesas con Cenicienta Diamond Edition

Mi hija ha estado esperando la llegada del nuevo DVD de Cenicienta edición diamante y ayudando en los preparativos para la pequeña fiesta que realizamos para ver la película. Finalmente este 6 de Octubre fuimos a Walmart a adquirirlo. En este día algunas tiendas Walmart estaban llevando a cabo un evento de Cenicienta o Retailteinment … Read more

Hen in Sweet Pepián Sauce

Hen in Sweet Pepián Sauce Gallina en Pepián Dulce is my favorite typical dish from my home country Guatemala. Roughly speaking, pepian is chicken (boiled then lightly fried) served in chocolate sauce. At first look, the recado resembles mole, a sauce known well in Guatemala’s northern neighbor, Mexico. Its flavor, however, is remarkably distinct due to … Read more

An Avocado Recipe I Want My Child To Love

Chicken tomato and avocado-spinach pesto pasta One of my favorite things in the world is pesto. I love the fact that you can use it with almost anything, and also that you can make it with a great variety of ingredients. This particular recipe is made from avocado and spinach to create a rich and … Read more

My Abuelita’s Recipe: Leche guisada

This is a very special recipe for me and I am really glad I finally got around to sharing it. My abuelita, who is no longer with us, used to make this every time we came over for dinner and besides being delicious I loved getting away with eating ladyfingers soaked in wine, it make … Read more

Rellenitos de Plátano

Ingredients 6 ripe plantains, peeled and broken into chunks 1 (16 ounce) can refried black beans 1 cup of sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 quart oil for frying Directions Place plantains in 6 cups of water. Bring to a boil, cover and simmer until tender (bout 15 minutes.) Reserve some … Read more

bocado de reina - Guatemalan bread pudding

Bocado de Reina – Guatemalan bread pudding

Bocado de Reina is a Guatemalan cake made with leftover bread. It is similar to bread pudding but has more of a cake consistency. This is a very easy and fast version of the recipe using condensed milk, but you can substitute the condensed milk for 1 cup of milk mixed with 1 cup of … Read more

Now this Is the Best Beer Margarita Ever!

Ingredients 2 12once bottles of light beer, chilled ½ cup of frozen limeade concentrate, thawed ½ onz fresh lime juice ½ onz orange juice 4 fluid ounces tequila 1 fluid ounce triple sec coarse salt for rimming the glasses 1 lime cut into wedges for garnish   Rub the rims of the glasses with the … Read more