Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies

Oatmeal Chocolate Chip Cookies. Image by: Kristin Nicole

I have always loved oatmeal cookies but I am not a big fan of raisons, so every time I eat them I pick out the raisons. I was craving oatmeal cookies the other day and I decided I was going to experiment and make mine with chocolate chips. Who doesn't love chocolate with... well with anything? And of course I had to make my cookies with only … [Read More]

It's important to pick your top spices in your cabinet because this is your base to most of your dishes. Image by: Kristin Nicole

5 Top Ingredients for your Kitchen

I am sharing my secret with you. In every kitchen you need certain spices in your cabinets. These are the basis to most of my meals and I couldn’t live without them. Most of these ingredients I grew up with, it’s the way we cooked in my house. I grew up in a Puerto Rican/Cuban… 

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Chicken Santa Fe Salad. Image by: Kristin Nicole

Chicken Santa Fe Salad

If you have left over chicken then you can make this easy Chicken Santa Fe Salad. I love left overs because sometimes you can invent an entirely different meal with a meal that was already created. In this case I wanted something light and refreshing so I decided to make a salad with the chicken… 

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Mango Salsa. Image by: Kristin Nicole

Mango Salsa

Mango Salsa You’re seven years old, looking up into the Miami blue skies and waiting for your neighbor’s tree to bloom. Was it summer yet? Were the mangos ready? It was excitement and a feeling only a child knows when something so simple makes them so happy. It’s how I felt every summer when my… 

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Cinco de Mayo: Stuffed Pepper Recipe

The first time I made my Cinco de Mayo Stuffed Pepper Recipe for my husband was back in 2011. We had just moved in together and it was our first Cinco de Mayo on our own. We just started eating healthier and cutting out most of the white carbs, implementing a low carb diet into our… 

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Superfoods: What is it and why should I eat them?

Superfoods is a trending topic that most people trying to get healthy have heard about. But what is a superfood?  According to webmd.com “super foods provide multiple disease-fighting nutrients, fill you up so you can enjoy plenty of food without excess calories, and are easy to include in everyday meals.” Superfoods are referred to as foods… 

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