Cuban Mojo Roasted Chicken

What is mojo?  Mojo is a sauce that has many variations, but I love Cuban mojo; after all, I AM Cuban! The actual definition of mojo magic power or a magic spell, which is what you will be under once you try it. The Cuban variation has a base of garlic, citrus and olive oil….

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Grilled Salmon

Some people are intimidated by grilling fish and I’ll admit I was also. However, my husband bought a new grill and he loves to grill everything so after much encouragement, we finally tested this recipe on the grill. It was worth it because it was delicious and very healthy. If you love salmon and are…

Asian Veggie Lettuce Wraps

Looking for a vegetarian, low carb and delicious meal? This is it!  My son and his girlfriend are vegetarians, I don’t eat red meat and my husband and daughter eat everything so I always try to make meals that everyone can eat together without having to make 3 separate dishes. After I made the dish…

Buttered Potatoes

Having a hard time deciding what side dish to serve, look not further, this potato recipe will not only be a new family favorite, it won’t make you a slave in the kitchen. I always love to experiment with potato recipes as there are so many different ways to give a new flavor. This recipe…

Quick Fix Banana Dessert

  Dieting and craving for dessert or something sweet? This banana dessert, is a great way to satisfy your sweet tooth. It’s delicious, healthy and very satisfying. By cooking the banana, the natural sugars caramelize and form a crust around the banana making it a little sweeter. The whipped cream is not necessary but simply…

Best Soft Boiled Egg Recipe

Do you struggle trying to figure out what to make for breakfast? This egg recipe is a quick and easy way to make sure you eat a little protein in the morning.  Think of it like a poached egg but easier. The recipe takes about 7 minutes and you can pair it with anything you want,…

Really Good Fish Tacos

Miami is a gold mine when looking for fish tacos. But for some reason, I have not been able to taste that one that has knocked me off my socks. This is one of the reasons I love to cook at home and experiment.  My husband is a boater and loves the water, so naturally…

Not All Olive Oils are Made Equally

There are a few factors that vary the flavor of true olive oil.  Factors include the type of olive, the process used, are the olives ripe or green, etc.  Not matter the factors, the olive oil should taste fresh and only the actual flavor should change. Some of the flavors you could experience are peppery,…