Food: Instant Pot/Slow Cooker – Carnitas Aguascalientes

Food: Instant Pot/Slow Cooker – Carnitas Aguascalientes

I absolutely ADORE my Mexican American culture and heritage!! My family (mom's side) hails from the beautiful city of Aguascalientes, Mexico and I am so thankful that my family has never forgotten where they came from. I get an overwhelming feeling of pride and joy when I experience anything that has to do with my [...]

Food: Instant Pot – Cilantro Lime Rice (Chipotle Copy Cat)

Food: Instant Pot – Cilantro Lime Rice (Chipotle Copy Cat)

If you didn't know already, I'm Mexican American.  I LOVE my culture.  It's so full of color, flavor, and spice.  My grandmother was and still is my idol.  I miss her terribly. While I am incredibly sad that she is no longer with me on this Earth, I am glad that she doesn't know that [...]

Music: Playlists – Vol. 1 – Bye Jan Hi Feb

Music: Playlists – Vol. 1 – Bye Jan Hi Feb

Last night, the Grammy's happened.  UGH.  Look, for those of you that know me personally, you know I am all about respecting the opinions of others even if they do not coincide with mine.  I do NOT condone when people feel the need to FORCE their opinions on others. That being said, I did not [...]

Food: Instant Pot | Stove | Slowcooker – Award Winning Chili

Food: Instant Pot | Stove | Slowcooker – Award Winning Chili

Sometimes, when you have a recipe, you switch it up and try new ways of doing it. Well, when it ain't broke don't fix it, am I right?  My Bubbins, (aka hubby) would certainly agree with that statement.  But, me on the other hand, I like to test the waters- take a chance- live on the [...]

Food: Instant Pot – The BEST Meatloaf and Potatoes (All in one pot)

Food: Instant Pot – The BEST Meatloaf and Potatoes (All in one pot)

Ok you guys, this recipe is amazing.  Meatloaf has always been one of my favorite comfort foods and now that I have this beauty of a dish- I may cook it more often for my fam.  Because it's meatloaf, who would I be if I didn't insert a funny pic of the artist Meatloaf: Now [...]

I don’t wanna… but I gotta.

I don’t wanna… but I gotta.

Have you every just woken up- tired?  That's been me lately.  I cannot seem to wake up refreshed because most of the time I can't sleep! All I want to do is stay in bed, curled under the covers, hidden from the world.  I must admit, I thought that this was a little bit of [...]