Monthly Archives: August 2013

Spicy Southwest Slaw


Mexican food is one of my family’s favorite cuisines.  Problem is, I often find myself struggling with what veggies to pair with it.  I mean let’s be honest, no one wants tacos and brussel sprouts.  And as much veggies as we pile on our tacos, burritos, and fajitas, our plates aren’t complete without a […]

Fried Plantains

Don’t these look like little Chewbacca faces?  Once I pointed this out to my five year old Star Wars fanatic, these became his most requested dessert, which I can’t complain about because these little beauties are a healthy treat anytime of the day.  Plantains are a big fruit that resemble a banana. Plantains are lower […]