food

Beto and Son at Trinity Groves

December 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

Pre-Happy New Year! It’s the end of 2017, and before we hop on a plane to begin our foodie adventures in Europe (follow me on Instagram for frequent moments of food envy), I wanted to share my last DFW restaurant meal of 2017 — Beto and Son [read more...]

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...]

The Importance of Life

April 30, 2017 // 0 Comments

I’ve been on blogger vacation (aka too dang busy to post to the blog). Recently, I picked up a project that has been fantastically challenging, incredibly fulfilling, and friggin’ back-breaking. I love it. However, making #betterchoices [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...]

Roasted Garlic

March 25, 2017 // 1 Comment

You hear it all the time. You have to “layer flavors” when you’re cooking. Well, what the heck does that mean? Load up on ingredients? Add tons of spices? Layering flavors can easily mean coaxing out the natural sugars in a food, [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...]

Day 21 – Chicken Lettuce Wraps

January 21, 2017 // 1 Comment

They say it takes 21 days to break a habit. Today is my Day 21 of making better choices, and so far, this is what I have to report: Less hangry moments (they do occur if I don’t time out my meals properly) Less body pain in the morning (if you [read more...]