Recipes

Use Leftover Thanksgiving Mashed Potatoes! Puerto Rican Style Bacon & Cheese Mini Stuffed Potato Balls (Rellenos de Papa con Tocineta y Queso) {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

One of my favorite Puerto Rican fried delicacies is rellenos de papa or papas rellenas (stuffed potato balls). Traditionally made with ground beef or chicken, the combination of the crispy fried outer shell, soft potato inside, and delicious meat filling, makes for a delightful treat. My kids have grown to love papas rellenas and ask […]

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Guineos en Escabeche (Puerto Rican Green Banana Salad): Great Thanksgiving Side Dish Idea! {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

Growing up, Thanksgiving in my family always included a mix of traditional Puerto Rican food. Along with the turkey, you could always find yellow rice on the table, sometimes beans, and many times, guineos en escabeche – green bananas tossed with sauteed onions, olive oil, and vinegar. Guineos en escabeche is easy to make and […]

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Kids’ Halloween Snack Mix, a Spooktacular Party Snack Idea! {Recipe}

Recipes

Halloween is such a fun holiday for kids that it’s hard not to get into the spirit along with them! I love the vibrant, bright colors associated with Halloween – it’s no longer just about orange and black – you now often catch purple and green keeping them company! Since Halloween can be so festive […]

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Fun, Easy Kids’ Breakfast Idea! Rice Krispies PB Dipped Fruit Recipe {Video}

Kids

As busy parents, I’m sure you’re always looking for fun and different breakfast ideas for your kids. I know I sure am! When I visited the Walmart headquarters over the summer we were provided with a lot of different ideas, some of them including ways we could incorporate yogurt into breakfast. Outside of just eating […]

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Simple & Easy Weeknight Meals: One Dish Chicken Stir Fry Recipe {Video}

Recipes

As busy parents, getting dinner on the table can often be challenging. Whether you work outside the home, work from home, stay home with your children, or any combination of work-life-family situations, when it comes to dinner, you may be scrambling if you didn’t prepare ahead of time! Let’s face it – our afternoon schedules […]

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