Stuffed Poblanos, Horchata and Grapefruit Ginger Key Lime Granita

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     Hey guys we had a small fiesta at our house last night and had every intention to post this last night, but we all started jabbering at the table-the conversation kept going, going, and going.  Does your family break into intense conversations at the dinner table? So we had a fiesta what was the occasion? Let’s see..clean… 

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Pretty Pancakes


  Hello dears, how was your weekend? Mine was F-A-N-T-A-S-T-I-C!!!  Yup it was one of those weekends when there’s no commitments, no obligations,  Nada I mean Nada. Those are rare around our house so we took complete advantage and just let loose, went with the flow and enjoyed each other’s company. On Friday we hit a… 

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Key Lime Cake with Pepitas

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  When I begin blogging in my wildest dreams did I ever expect to meet the coolest chicks, baddest dudes, funniest mommies and such loving people….I was pleasantly surprised this week to be awarded  two awards by two very fine ladies.  The Kitchen Masochist was ever so kind to give me a I Love you Blog award, how… 

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Turkey Scaloppine with Lemon-Caper Sauce and Garlic-Sauteed Spinach

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  I  just returned from a quick trip to Corpus Christi, Texas where my big sis lives to celebrate my niece’s 8 bday.. I had such a great time, there was chicken, potato salad and cake- oh cake how I love thee. While I was on my second piece of cake (yes second–I was stressed!!) I couldn’t shake the… 

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Fudge Brownies with Sweet Potato

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  I will find any excuse under the sun to stuff my mouth with chocolate.  Yes– I am being totally and completely honest with you my fellow readers. I have no shame..I made this recipe only to make myself feel better in knowing that I would ingest my beloved chocolate. Pureed sweet potatoes are added to the mix making… 

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The Winners….

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Congrats Girls’….Ya see cool chicks get cool stuff…Thanks everyone who entered..I had a blast shopping for yall….Will do again soon…Take care lots of love Sweet Life..girls’ send me your info to Link Love…..Jessica and Ildie