Fried Rice Appetizers

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Locrio de Salchichas y Gandules Verdes con Coco a great Dominican favorite

This is a very simple recipe that you can make from scratch or use some leftover rice to make it. We have actually done it both ways, tasty every time.

This particular day we had some leftover dry-fruit rice from the day before, so we decided to fry it and eat it a different way from the day before.

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Shrimp & Bean Cocktail

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Shrimp Cocktail

This is a healthy way to delight your guests or simply enjoy your afternoon / evening with your family.

It's simple and it does not take long to make.

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Patriotic Mini Pancakes

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Patriotic Mini Pancakes

July is here!!!
4 day's away from Independence day, red, white and blue is in many peoples plans, we are no exception.
It's fun to plan ahead different things you can make for the day, it does not matter if you have a party or not; you can still make it a Patriotic day :)

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Patriotic Pretzels

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Patriotic Pretzels

Since the day is almost here, we have decided to share a few more recipes for the 4th of July, these Pretzels are easy, fun to make and can be a great hit at any Patriotic gathering.
Both Little ones and grown ups like them very much...

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Fried Spaghetti (AraƱitas de spaghetti)

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Fried Spaghetti

If your family likes pasta, ones in a while you probably end up with leftovers.
So what do you do with them?
Do you re-heat them and eat them (Done that)
Do you toss them? (Try not to trash food)
Or do you do something to eat them in a different way?

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Cornmeal Fritters (Arepitas de Maiz)

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Arepitas de Maiz

As we visited the Grandparents we had to stop by Mom's Kitchen...

Well here is another latin favorite, specially in Dominican Republic these little fritters are very known and serve as snaks, appetizers or as a side dish

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Pineapple Sweet Potato

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Pineapple Sweet Potato

Today I'm happy to share with you all, this great sweet potato recipe since they are well known to be a favorite during the holidays.

Not only does it taste very good but it can be a very decorative platter on any dinning table.

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Chocolate Covered Frozen Yogurt Teasers

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Chocolate Covered Frozen Yogurt Teasers

Plain or flavored yogurt is great, having it for breakfast, snack, or a treat. Greek yogurt is even better and has much more benefits, we can indulge ourselves with Organic Greek yogurt, and ones in a while add a twist just to make things more interesting.

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Caprese on a Stick

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Caprese on a Stick

Fresh and delicious Salad like starter!
For does of us lovers of Caprese Salad, here is an awesome resemblance, a no cook quick starter, works great as finger food or appetizer.

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