Watermelon jalapeño agua fresca

Watermelon jalapeño agua fresca

Cinco de Mayo is just over a week away and with Los Angeles being only 141 miles from Mexico, the holiday is celebrated in a big way here. Agua frescas are a popular drink in Mexico, they are light, non-alcholic drinks  made from fruits, slightly sweetened. This watermelon jalapeño agua fresca is not only vibrant and pretty to look at, but it is very refreshing and this one comes with a little surprise.

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How to poach an egg

How to poach an egg

We all love a perfectly poached egg with the perfectly runny yolk, but not everyone knows how to cook them. Well I'm here to take the mystery out of the whole thing.  This is my simple tutorial on how to poach an egg. If you can boil water and crack an egg, you can poach it. ... Read more

Curry vegetable quinoa

Curry vegetable quinoa

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #ChooseSmart #CollectiveBias We are celebrating Earth Month with Smart and Final and Sun Harvest products. Sun Harvest are re-branding many of their products that include natural, organic, good-for-you, earth-friendly products. Today I'm bringing you a curry vegetable quinoa using all organic ingredients. Choosing organic is not only good for our bodies, it also goes toward helping the ... Read more

Italian eggs benedict

Italian eggs benedict

Inspired by my favorite restaurant in my favorite city, Italian eggs benedict is based on the classic eggs benedict with a couple of substitutions. Prosciutto instead of ham, parmesan sauce instead of hollandaise and ciabatta instead of English muffins. ... Read more

English pea and mint soup

English pea and mint soup

Is there any soup more striking than a vibrant pea soup? I know there nothing better than peas right out of the pods, English peas as I call them.  Sweet, tender and they just have best flavor. This English pea and mint soup is light, fresh-tasting and healthy and really easy to make. ... Read more