Are you a rib lover? So am I! I always welcome the sight of them with a smile… and these succulent Caipirinha Baby Back Ribs (Costelinha de Porco ...
No other drink reminds me more of summer than caipirinha… or is more celebratory of The World Cup Brazil! With temperatures soaring, I told myself ...
G’day, everyone! After our elaborate Mother’s Day sweet feast and an extra couple of pounds, how about something light and versatile such as these fresh Heart ...
We have put together 13 mouthwatering 4th of July dish recipes to celebrate America’s birthday BIG! We hope that you find inspiration in our dishes ...
The Fourth of July, America’s Independence Day, is just around the corner. Last year we celebrated with mouthwatering Grilled Chicken Legs Wrapped in Bacon (Churrasco ...
Summer has not officially arrived yet, but temperatures are soaring almost everywhere. Since the scent of food on a grill is my favorite summer “aroma,” ...
I can still remember… Sorvete Nata Goiaba (Sweet Guava-and-Cream Ice Cream) used to be one of my favorite flavors back home in Brazil. Oh, how I have ...
Disclosure: I have NOT received any compensation for this post. All opinions expressed are my own! I will be celebrating the 4th of July with a summery, refreshing Brazilian drink: Batida de Coco Light or “Shaken Coconut” cocktail! This is my way to say: Happy Birthday, dear America!!! And the recipe is from a festive book to […]
The June Festivals, known in Portuguese as Festas Juninas, are coming to an end. But not my cravings for dishes made from corn. Sweet Corn Pudding (Curau or Canjica Nordestina) is the dish for today! This is a pudding or porridge traditionally made from unripe maize, milk, and sugar. Because Brazilian maize contains more starch than sugar, there is no need […]
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Ragú® and Latina Bloggers Connect. All opinions expressed are honest and my own, as always! What makes your mealtime Saucesome? Mine is sharing a delicious meal with my family after a crazy day. This is the last day of school… as this weren’t enough, it is also an […]
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with The Idaho Potato Commission and Society Culinaria. All opinions expressed are honest and my own, as always! Summer is right around the corner… and along with that comes lots of barbecues and outdoor fun. Our table wouldn’t be complete without one of the most popular side dishes […]
Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Soy Connection by United Soybean Board and Latina Bloggers Connect. As always, all the opinions are mine! If you think the terms healthy and dessert don’t go together, this super moist Flourless Choco Nut Cake (Bolo de Chocolate com Castanha do Pará) will change your mind. I know, its name […]
Disclosure: This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #50YearsofBreakfast #CollectiveBias There’s nothing like a nutritious breakfast to start the day. Our Instant Breakfast Avocado Smoothie (Vitamina de Abacate) is a satisfying, quick drink that can be enjoyed at the table or easily transported to school or work. […]
I am breaking bread with a wonderful lady today — who happens to be my favorite neighbor. For those who don’t know, my house has been for sale. Knowing that I will miss my neighborhood and especially Ms. C, I decided to make this hearty and tasty Kale Pasta Salad — as I way to […]
The June Festivals (known as Festas Juninas), are popular Brazilian festivities that take place in the month of June… And this year we will be celebrating the June Festivals with a five-ingredient, naturally gluten-free, refreshing Paçoca Mousse (Paçoca Cremosa) — made from roasted peanuts or paçoca candy, sweetened condensed milk, heavy cream, sugar, and salt. During the […]
It’s spring, yet we can still have comforting dishes… wouldn’t you agree? “Greek” Rice or Arroz à Grega is one of those dishes. It’s easy, quick, and colorful. It looks so festive that it makes me smile! It is made with rice — of course– as well as assorted vegetables that can vary from one recipe to the next, raisins, […]
Nothing like Mother’s Day, don’t you think? My children and I love cooking together, as you know… and to celebrate the occasion, I received the special treat of queijadinha de laranja for dessert and an easy yet quite tasty Barilla® Spaghetti with Meat Sauce as the entrée—all prepared by my angels and me. It all […]