These hearty whole wheat tortillas are my paternal grandmother's recipe. These are vegan, delicious, kid approved, and the real deal!
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Hearty Whole Wheat Flour Tortillas

The northern part of Mexico, where I am from, is famous for their flour tortillas. Of course whenever you are trying to be "healthy" you eat whole wheat tortillas. These hearty whole wheat flour tortillas are my paternal grandmother's recipe.…
Here is the best vegan marranito (Mexican piggy cookies) recipe ever. They are infused with piloncillo, star anise, clove, and cinnamon.
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The Best Vegan Marranitos

I have done it! After three failed attempts, here is the best vegan marranitos (Mexican piggy cookies) recipe ever. Ok, I might be a little too excited about this one, but hear me out. This is my favorite pan dulce, you can ask any of my family…
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…