Thoughts: I love my Bubbins

Thoughts: I love my Bubbins

Driving the other day, listening to the new Dave Matthews Band album, this song comes on and it touched me so much that I literally felt butterflies in my tummy.  It made me think of just how much I really love my husband. Do NOT believe anyone that tells you their marriage is "perfect", because [...]

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- Grab’em in the “Sausage and Gravy” Biscuits

Food: Instant Pot- Grab’em in the “Sausage and Gravy” Biscuits

Click here for the PDF version: IP - Sausage and Gravy Biscuits No no no... I know, the first thing you thought of when you read that title was our President.  Sorry to disappoint, but that's not what/whom inspired my line. I'm about to date myself a bit, but whatever.  I'm 36 and fabulous. The [...]