Abuelita’s Flautas

For my bridal shower the party asked each guest to bring a favorite recipe to share with me.  It could be anything; desserts, main dishes, sides, family secrets, etc…!  I am so grateful they did this as I now have a bunch of family favorite recipes to discover.   When the recipe from my Abuelita came [...]

Hot + Spicy Shrimp w/ Grits

This recipe comes from my husband’s grandpa.  The family would make it for pool parties dating way back.  I was fortunate to join in on the festivities as of 2007 and try this yummy concoction.  No one ever measured anything; it’s prepared by eyeing it.  I’ve done my best to recreate the dish with measurements [...]

Arrachera Tacos

I remember having arracheras every time we went back to see my dad’s family.  We would have a family barbeque a couple times during our stay and these lovelies would always be there, among a lot of other tasty dishes I look forward to discovering and making.  This is a very easy dish you just [...]