Archive for 'Tag Archives: 'Fruit''

Tamarind, chicken and pasta

Tamarind, chicken and pasta

  I have seen some of my foodie friends discover tamarind lately. Jenn and Val were specially excited about this discovery. Their posts made me want to prepare a dish using tamarind, though I had never [...]

Boiled Plantains with Brazilian Cream

Boiled Plantains with Brazilian Cream

I love avocado. That is one of the foods that I almost always have in my house. I use them for soups, guacamole and to accompany my tacos, sandwiches, salads, chili, frijoles rancheros, sopes and many [...]

Pineapple and Pumpkin Empanadas

Pineapple and Pumpkin Empanadas

And speaking of puff pastry… here is one of my favorite things to do with it, empanadas. Emapanadas are essentially stuffed pastries, but there are many variations of empanadas depending on the region of the world [...]

Pumpkin Enchiladas

Pumpkin Enchiladas

After making a pumpkin cake a couple of weeks ago, I had some pumpkin puree left that I needed to use. If you have read this blog before maybe you’ve noticed that I am a big [...]

Blogosphere Highlights: Pumpkin Cookies

Blogosphere Highlights: Pumpkin Cookies

Soft and not-too-sweet pumpkin cookies from Jill's blog Simple Daily Recipes. Check them out! [...]

Pumpkin Mole

Pumpkin Mole

These past few weeks I have been visiting and subscribing to a bunch of food blogs in order to widen my virtual social network and getting better at what I am so passionate about, preparing food.  It’s [...]

Broccoli is Back with a Vengeance!

Broccoli is Back with a Vengeance!

When I was growing up my mom made us eat everything. She was very strict when it came to nutrition. We weren’t allowed to leave the dinner table until we finished our food. Maybe that’s why [...]

Pumpkin Cake for Halloween

Pumpkin Cake for Halloween

Another What's cooking? classic that will leave you asking for more. [...]

Apple Madness

A little while ago I wrote about a piece of Tupperware that has become one of my favorite items in the kitchen. I am talking about the Quick Chef. It is a quick and easy alternative [...]

It’s Pumpkin Chili Time!

It’s Pumpkin Chili Time!

It is that time of year again! Yes, autumn is here and that means temperatures are starting to fall, the leaves are turning red and all kinds of delicious meals are being prepared in the kitchen. This week, Circleville, Ohio celebrates [...]