Food

Black Licorice: Health Hazard for Adults

As a child I loved licorice, especially black licorice. It’s a sweet treat that has followed me as I’ve gotten older but according to the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) this is one treat that I should avoid. Black Licorice is hazardous to adults over 40. According to the FDA, “…eating 2 ounces of black […]

NYC Restaurant’s “Grade Pending” Score Explained

I recently discovered what “Grade Pending” signage means for a restaurant in New York City. To bring you up to date, New York City started giving food service establishments, aka restaurants, a letter grade based on the food safety requirements of the New York City Health Code and the State Sanitary Code in mid 2010. I used […]

Sabroso Saturday: Kickin’ Baked Rigatoni #PAMperfection

It’s Sabroso Saturday (Translation: Tasty Saturday)! The day when we share recipes that have helped us stretch our budget, our imagination and our taste buds, without sacrificing our health. ******************** This past week, the boys and I tried a Pam receta/recipe, I received when I began working with Pam. It came with my initial package […]

Sabroso Saturday: Raspberry Lemon Yogurt Muffins #PAMperfection #SabrosoSaturday

It’s Sabroso Saturday (Translation: Tasty Saturday)! The day when we share recipes that have helped us stretch our budget, our imagination and our taste buds, without sacrificing our health. ******************** Earlier this week I went to the market and brought enough food to last at least a month (I hope!). Of course, all that food […]

Sabroso Saturday: King Ranch Chicken #SabrosoSaturday

It’s Sabroso Saturday (Translation: Tasty Saturday)! The day when we share recipes that have helped us stretch our budget, our imagination and our taste buds, without sacrificing our health.  ********************  It’s officially Fall. The weather is cooling. The kids are back in school. And me…I’m cooking!  I normally cook  my family meals without a recipe. […]

#SabrosoSaturday is Back!

As promised, I am re-starting Sabroso Saturday, also known as Sabroso Sabado – Translation: Tasty Saturday, the recipe blog and twitter hop I previously hosted. I discontinued it for some time because I wasn’t cooking as much. See What is Sabroso Saturday?  for more info. In the future, if I can not create a recipe or post one […]

Sabroso Saturday: Haru in New York City #SabrosoSaturday

It’s Sabroso Saturday (Translation: Tasty Saturday)! The day when we share recipes that have helped us stretch our budget, our imagination and our taste buds, without sacrificing our health. ******************** With the busyness of this past month, I have to admit I needed a break so the boys and I decided we would go out to […]

Sabroso Saturday: Basic Egg Salad Recipe

It’s Sabroso Saturday (Translation: Tasty Saturday)! The day when we share recipes that have helped us stretch our budget, our imagination and our taste buds, without sacrificing our health. Today we are sharing a basic egg salad recipe. ******************** Why does it seem like summer vacation is the hardest time of the year for parents? When […]