Cheese Tamales

These Cheese Tamales are the easiest to make out of the Tamales family. But do not estimate the taste just because they are easy to make. They are Delicious! Since I almost always have masa left over I make either cheese tamales or sugar tamales. Never have I only made one kind/flavor tamales in one…

Egg Fried Cabbage

Remember that Bacon Fried Cabbage we made a few recipes back? well, if by any chance you gave that recipe a try and have some leftovers, you can have those leftovers for breakfast, just fry it with egg and it becomes an easy dish to prepare. You will need: Bacon Fried Cabbage 2-3 Eggs (depending…

Chorizo Rice

What better way to combine two of my favorite dishes, Rice and chorizo. This recipe does not come from my moms kitchen but rather from a very good friend and co-worker. As soon as she gave me the recipe, I went home and made it. First one to try it was my daughter and she…

Fried Cactus Pods

Very versatile dish. You can either eat this dish as a salad from a previous recipe that I’ve shared or you can fry them just like I’m about to show you. I have one vegetarian at home and she loves this dish. Just like any other of my recipes, give this one a try. You…

Tuna Sandwich

Tuna sandwiches are very easy to make and perfect for a summer lunch. This is a recipe you can make ahead and take with you to the park, to the beach to the off-road get-together. Just pack it and take it. Tuna is not something that is liked by everyone in my home but regardless…

Jalapeño Popper Dogs

A simple twist to the traditional hot dog that makes it taste delicious. I have jalapeño lovers at home. The spicier the better. This is the hotdog that is requested the most. Hope it becomes your new family favorite like it has been for mine. You will need: 8 Hot dog buns 8 Hot dogs…

Bacon Fried Cabbage

A very delicious side dish, super easy to prepare and the best part is that you will have no left overs. You will need: 1 Cabbage (shredded) 5 strips bacon (cut in small pieces) 1/2 onion (chopped) Salt to taste Fry the bacon until almost crispy for about 5-7 minutes. Add the onion and fry…