Guatemalan Sweet Bread (Pan Dulce)

I have literally been craving this sweet bread for the last month. I know what your thinking... no, I am not preggers! Maybe it's the lack of sunlight... its been raining non-stop for the last 2 weeks. This rain has me feeling super " MEH" AKA "BLAH".  Enough is enough, time for the sun to come out and play. Or rather have the sun come out, so I can go out to play. The struggle =( Back to this delicious bread. Growing up, we always used to visit this Guatemalan bakery. We would ...

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Ginger Mojito

Feliz Cinco de Mayo!! I got a little surprise for you today...Ginger Mojitos! You were hoping for a tequila cocktail weren't you? OK before you start getting all judgmental, give me a chance to explain. Firstly, my garden is full of mint leaves. I mean seriously, I can't let all that mint go to waste! It has to be used somehow. Secondly, I love RUM! Any rum will do! Thirdly, ginger is my boyfriend. Hahahaha. Ok... I am totally kidding about that last statement. But I do ...

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Spaghetti and Shrimp with Cilantro Pesto

I realized I haven't shared any of my pasta recipes with you... Where are my manners? If you never had the pleasure of making your own homemade pesto sauce, I am about to change your life! Okay, maybe not your whole life, but at least your cuisine life. You already know how I am an avid believer of making your own homemade blah blah blah... Call me crazy.  I am not going to bore you with my strange ways. I know what your thinking, homemade pesto...? Sounds fancy and difficult. Its so ...

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