Here is a vegan variation on crema de poblano, roasted chile poblano soup served throughout Mexico. Poblano chiles are large, and deep green
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Roasted Chile Poblano Soup - Vegan

Today I want to introduce you to a very talented cook, blogger and restauranteur, Douglas Cullen from the blog Mexican Food Journal. Douglas and I met through Food Blogger Pro community and when the opportunity came up for a collaboration I…
This recipe for corn paletas takes all the sweet goodness of corn and transforms it into a an icy treat. They are super easy to make.
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Corn Paletas

Corn Paletas? What kind of weird sorcery is this? When you think about it a little bit, it makes total sense. We tend to associate corn with savory, but what about corn muffins and corn bread. Corn can also be sweet. Corn is sweet, so why not…
This purple sweet potato ice cream is studded with chunks of fresh pineapple and toasted pecans. It is perfectly sweet and creamy, without all the fat of traditional ice cream
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Purple Sweet Potato Ice Cream

This vegan purple sweet potato ice cream is studded with chunks of fresh pineapple and toasted pecans. It is perfectly sweet and creamy, without all the fat of traditional ice cream. There's a beautiful Hawaiian purple sweet potato, also…
This recipe for vegan coconut paletas (paletas de coco) is super easy to make and has only 3 ingredients. They are creamy, but not too rich.
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Vegan Coconut Paletas

These vegan coconut paletas (paletas de coco) are super easy to make and have only 3 ingredients. They are creamy, without being too rich, and full of toasted coconut flakes. These were my favorite growing up, now I can't decide between these…
This Mexican stuffed baked potato is my go-to lunch. I just stuff a baked potato with broccoli, black beans, chopped tomato, and salsa verde.
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Mexican Stuffed Baked Potato - Vegan

Who doesn't like a stuffed baked potato? There's nothing quite as satiating and versatile as a potato. This Mexican stuffed baked potato is my go-to lunch. It is made with ingredients I usually already have in my fridge. I just pop the potato…
Cocoa Parlor is Orange County's best kept secret. It is a small, organic, chocolate shop where you can find artisanal organic chocolate bars.

Cocoa Parlor - Orange County's Best Chocolate Shop

Disclosure: I was invited to sample menu items at Cocoa Parlor in order to write my review. No other compensation was received. All opinions are 100% my own. Cocoa Parlor is Orange County's best kept secret. It is a small, organic, chocolate…
Vegan Rajas con Crema Tacos is one of those true Mexican comfort dishes. Poblano peppers are roasted over an open flame, peeled, cut into strips, then sauted with onion, garlic, and corn. A thick, slightly sour "crema" is poured over the whole thing. It is spicy, creamy, and incredibly satisfying
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Vegan Rajas con Crema Tacos

Rajas con crema is one of those true Mexican comfort dishes. Poblano peppers are roasted over an open flame, peeled, cut into strips, then sauted with onion, garlic, and corn. A thick, slightly sour "crema" is poured over the whole thing. It…
Mexican Vegan "Tuna" Salad, spicy, creamy and the perfect protein packed lunch, with smashed chickpeas, tomatoes, onion, chile, and mayo
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Mexican Vegan "Tuna" Salad

We have been in Hawaii a little over a month now, and boy has it been a roller coaster. Finding a car and a place to live was stressful and crazy. For days I dragged the kids from one place to the next with no success. My husband started working…