Making Maja Blanca Maiz

We never ran out of food in the house because Mommy always had something delicious brewing in the kitchen. Every weekend, she would whip up a snack or a dessert for us. Maja blanca maiz was one of those treats she used to make and I remember loving it a lot. Maja blanca maiz isContinue reading “Making Maja Blanca Maiz”

Mozzareally Good

“Life is great. Cheese makes it better.” ― Avery Aames, The Long Quiche Goodbye I mentioned in my last post that I was forbidden to eat cheese, except for mozzarella, because aged cheeses can contribute to migraine. I was sad about it because I really love cheese. But since mozzarella was still allowed, I was comforted since I couldContinue reading “Mozzareally Good”

1st Mac ‘n Cheese Attempt

“Its diamonds in your pockets one week, macaroni and cheese the next.” -Jolene Blalock I have a love and hate relationship with mac ‘n cheese. I have never tasted mac ‘n cheese that I absolutely loved. It was always either too bland or too cheesy for my liking. Recognizing my lack of culinary skills, IContinue reading “1st Mac ‘n Cheese Attempt”

Just Cooked: My Creamy Bacon and Mushroom Pasta

“Not only are pasta dishes delicious, but they are also great, easy options for a quick dinner during a busy weekday.” -Marcus Samuelsson I recently made chocolate no-machine ice cream and it was a success! I have even used some of the ice cream to make chocolate milk shakes because summer is just so hot inContinue reading “Just Cooked: My Creamy Bacon and Mushroom Pasta”