Ropa Vieja

  Ropa Vieja or “Old Clothes” is a favorite of mine. I mean let’s face it, most of these recipes are my favorite and that’s why I share them with you. I grew up eating meat, rice, a side of salad and fried plantains. This is the perfect Sunday night dinner or meal prep dish…

Liquid Smoke Black Beans

Black Beans can be so hit or miss if you don’t know how to season them properly. After my recent trip back to the US, I picked up some liquid smoke and it made such¬†a difference, I’ve been making them like this ever since. I don’t know what I’ll do when I run out! I…

Lentil Chili

Lentils are great. I love lentils. I also love chili. This was my first time¬†bringing these two together and the results were amazing. Not to mention PACKED with vegetables. We ate it for days! The best thing is you can also freeze it for later! Lentil Chili Recipe 1 cup lentils (soaked overnight) 1/2 cup…