Veggies and Jalapeno Peppers Pizza – 2 of 3

Under normal circumstances, to make Vegetable Pizza at home, I simply reach into the fridge and use every possible vegetable there. However, a basic veggies pizza can’t be without: White onions, tomatoes, sweet peppers, green olives, black olives and jalapeno peppers (my favorite.) Those were the exact ingredients in this pizza. A note on jalapeno peppers: They are really…

Pizza! 1 of 3.

We all love pizza! Last night we decided to make pizza at home. We made pizza three ways. In this post I will share our 1/2 cheese, 1/2 pepperoni. To read the Spanish version of this post, go here. We decided to make things simple and we went for good store-bought dough (not hard today.) I…

Easy Warm Noodle Salad

Warm Noodle Salad is the prime dish when it comes to budget. It is an extremely ‘easy’ recipe! I couldn’t help but share it with all of you. It’s attractive, colorful, delicious! My kids love ramen noodles but not the veggies. This recipe gets them eating the veggies every time.  I hope you agree with me. 🙂 Recipe Ingredients: 1 Ramen…

Fried Eggs and What My Mom Used to Say..

Growing up, our Mom used to say: “That girl doesn’t even know how to fry an egg.” That is actually a popular expression in Colombia to refer to novice home cooks. So as I grew up I often wondered, what is it about fried eggs? As I met unwanted challenges in the kitchen, I remember intentionally “not” making fried eggs; I would…

White Lasagna

My family is the biggest fan of lasagna. So, I make it once a week. Normally I make enough so everyone can have seconds (if they want.) My dilemma is that they love it so much that they usually eat it all! Ergo, no leftovers! 😦 Last night, as we were cleaning up after our delicious lasagna dinner, I saw two pieces of chicken breast and some bechamel sauce left…