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Meso Maya

October 25, 2017 // 2 Comments

So, I’m late to the game — Meso Maya has been around for a while now. I’ve driven past and even called to ask a few questions about the menu. And, honestly, based on its early reviews and the lackluster love received over the years, I [read more...]

Happy National Taco Day!

October 4, 2017 // 0 Comments

  In honor of National Taco Day… may the tortillas be perfect, the fillings be flavorful, and the salsita be perfectly picosa! ¡Viva! For a quick and easy taco recipe, head over to my Facebook page here. Or, check out the Texas [read more...]

Classic Roasted Tomato Salsa

July 21, 2017 // 1 Comment

Last week, Chef Rick Bayless posted a challenge to create a personalized version of Classic Roasted Tomato Salsa and a dish you’d use it in. I’ve always been a sucker for a good salsa. And, when he announced this salsa contest, I armed [read more...]

Coconut Flour Pancakes

June 3, 2017 // 0 Comments

Let’s just cut to the chase here. If you’ve ever tried to blindly create anything with coconut flour, it’s highly likely you ended up angry, frustrated, confused, and most definitely hungry. I wasted a lot of ingredients before [read more...]

REPOST: Texas Breakfast Taco Battle

May 8, 2017 // 0 Comments

Verify Road Trip’s Breakfast Capital of Texas show was back on the air this week, and we’ve started up the conversation again. So, here’s a repost of the original Breakfast Taco Battle post right before the original air date [read more...]

Garam Masala Grilled Chicken Skewers

April 8, 2017 // 2 Comments

Let me start by saying that what I’m about to share with you is the easiest, most delicious bite of fabulous I have thrown together in a long time. And, I throw together bits of fabulous frequently. This one was practically perfect in every [read more...]

Stress and Better Choices

March 21, 2017 // 1 Comment

Stress is real, people. And, the truth is last week was a stress-filled week. I didn’t post this weekend because I was out of town, and when I started to pull together my thoughts about posting, the only thing I could think of saying was that [read more...]

Red, Red Wine Chicken

February 25, 2017 // 0 Comments

Well, there’s been a theme to this week… Now that I’ve completely lost your attention and I, myself, am swaying back and forth dancing in my seat, let’s talk about the week, shall we? Red, reeeed wiiiiiiiiine… I could [read more...]

Menudo

December 30, 2016 // 2 Comments

There are very few things, if any, that scare me in the kitchen. As an avid eater, I’ll pretty much try anything and love diving into the rich history and culture behind all food. And, for the most part, there really hasn’t been a [read more...]

Caldo de Pollo

December 9, 2016 // 0 Comments

Brrrrrrrrrr… it’s chilly up in here! North Texas may not inspire tundra-like weather, but it has officially hit the freezing mark; and, that can only mean one thing: Caldo! Growing up in South Texas, it rarely dipped past the 40’s, [read more...]