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Watermelon Cucumber Salad with Pepita Dressing

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Watermelon Cucumber Salad with Pepita Dressing I recently left for a week on a fascinating adventure to Wyoming, more on this soon I promise.  This had been the longest I had been away from home, ever. I usually travel for Sweet Life a quick weekend, a few days, but never a week.  It took all… 

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Pinto Bean Sausage Quesadillas

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 Pinto Bean Sausage Quesadillas Football season is officially back!  And every great football game needs great – football food! I enjoy having the entire familia over on Sundays, we lounge on the couches, kick up our feet and watch the game. I clear off the coffee table, throw on a tablecloth and set out platters of… 

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Granola Chocolate Chip Cookies

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Sweet Life Disclosure: This post was sponsored by Nature Valley™ through their partnership with POPSUGAR Select. While I was compensated to write a post about Nature Valley™ Protein Granola, all opinions are my own. Granola Chocolate Chip Cookies I was addicted, obsessed with Oat and Honey Nature Valley™ Granola bars during my junior year in… 

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Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken Tacos

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Slow Cooker Shredded Chicken Tacos In the mood for tacos? What about flavorful tacos that are easy to prep and can be made in the slow cooker?  I’m all about ease these days, with summer winding down and a new school year upon us I am ready for easy meals that pack a flavorful punch…. 

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Papaya-Coconut Granita

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Papaya – Coconut Granita My mami loves papayas, so you could count on them making an appearance every summer in my childhood home. In smoothies, fruit salads, paletas or sprinkled with chile she sliced-served them up all summer. Now I find myself with the same papaya passion, love’m! But not everyone in my home feels… 

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Blueberry Mint Infused Tequila

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Blueberry Mint Infused Tequila I’m on my way to Colorado, woo-hoo!  I’ll be there shooting the next round of pictures for my cocktail book coming out this spring, have you seen the preview yet?  Check it out here >>> Latin Twist. While in Colorado I’ll also be attending a Don Julio tequila tasting with a… 

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Black Bean Tostadas with Green Chile Kiwi Salsa

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 Black Bean Tostadas with Green Chile Kiwi Salsa Summer days call for laid back, easy-breezy dinners with the familia. From running to the pool, heading to the beach or spending time with visiting family cranking up the stove, oven is the last thing on my mind.  That’s when these beauties come in – everyone loves… 

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