I know you guys must think I have a lot of time on my hands if I am sharing two recipes back to back! I actually made this Yuca Patty last week for a friend of mine at work who was hosting a Halloween party last weekend. So I made it ahead of time and froze it and then he thawed it out on the day of his party and baked it in the oven for about 30 minutes. So… Read more »

It is winter here in MN so that means all the grills have been tucked away and we will be hibernating until May of 2019. Goodbye sunshine and warmth. Bring on cold the faces, ears and icicles for feet! For some people winter means skiing,building snowmen and ice fishing. Not me. No way are you getting this sweet summer child to go out on the ice to fish! The fish I get at whole foods is just as good for me! But… Read more »

So I usually try to not write about politics or about personal issues on my blog. Trying to keep it PG and not about life’s issues…other than the raking of the leaves issue of course. But I am rather curious to hear other people’s view on this. I recently had an issue where someone kept asking me out at work via email. So I would get an email every day asking me out to lunch. This went on for a few… Read more »

Well we have not seen the sun here in Minnesota for like 3 days. Of course I should not be complaining because I actually love when it rains and there is a massive hurricane in Florida. However this is that time of the year once again when I have to rake up a zillions bags of leaves. Not fun. I just think about all that time I waste every year raking up leaves. I could so be laying on my… Read more »

I know a lot of us loves a good one pot dish. Especially people who are busy and just do not have the time or need to get home from work, and start cooking 3 different pots at the same time. Well I have a great one pot rice dish for you today! Cuban Black Beans and Rice! Not only is this a hearty meal on its own, it can be made ahead of time and served at room temp…. Read more »