My Momma’s Galletas, A Savory Snack 

These are a savory fold over snack. I still don’t know why my mom called them galletas, from what I understand galleta is Spanish for cookie. Well, a sweet treat they are not. Savory, flaky and delish, they definitely are.  Growing up these were always a very welcomed treat. My mom made them from time… Continue reading My Momma’s Galletas, A Savory Snack 

Roasted Broccoli and Cheddar Soup 

Ingredients…. 1 head brocoli 1 Tablespoon olive oil 1/2 tsp garlic powder Salt and pepper 1/4 cup grated Parmesan cheese 4 cups chicken broth 1 tsp onion powder  1/4 tsp garlic powder  1/4 tsp thyme  1/4 cup butter  Pinch of nutmeg 1 tsp cornstarch  1/2 cup heavy cream  2 cups medium Cheddar cheese, grated (more… Continue reading Roasted Broccoli and Cheddar Soup 

Scalloped Potatoes w/Spam Of Yesteryear 

So I’ve been craving these delish scallop potatoes with spam. My Aunt, through marriage, made them from time to time and boy do they bring back some awesome and delish good foodie memories.  The recipe is quite simple actually. Keep in mind this dish is a little different in that the looseness/soupiness of the finished… Continue reading Scalloped Potatoes w/Spam Of Yesteryear 

Spanish Brown Rice w/Vegi’s 

I picked this up at my local Walmart, it’s a great texture brown rice.  Benefits of brown rice http://www.whfoods.com/genpage.php?tname=foodspice&dbid=128#healthbenefits I followed my method for regular Spanish rice except for a few things, more liquid and a longer cooking time.  I like to brown the tomato sauce as well.  Bring the mix to a boil Cover and… Continue reading Spanish Brown Rice w/Vegi’s 

Salmon W/Dill 

I recently started growing a few more herbs in containers. So far they are doing great! Here’s my new dill plant I have going… Isn’t she lovely?. Here’s some info you might find helpful on growing your own herbs in containers… https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/edible/herbs/hgen/growing-herbs-in-containers.htm Dill was the inspiration for the Salmon I made today. Though I used… Continue reading Salmon W/Dill 

Meet Ground Turkey Chipotle Albondiga (meatball) Soup, otherwise known as… Albondiga Soup! Ole’ 💃🏻

I’ve grown to prefer ground turkey over ground round in many of my cooking escapades. The flavor is more sudtle and less meaty, I like that, especially in this soup.  Here are some of the ingredients I used… A while back I happened upon these fire-roasted diced tomatoes. I really like the flavor, they do… Continue reading Meet Ground Turkey Chipotle Albondiga (meatball) Soup, otherwise known as… Albondiga Soup! Ole’ 💃🏻