Fried Green Plantains with Guacamole, Crispy Battered Fish Fillets and Mango Slaw

8 comments March 13, 2013
Fried Green Plantains with Guacamole, Crispy Battered Fish Fillets and Mango Slaw

I was given the opportunity to participate in a recipe challenge hosted by Gorton’s. I am competing against seven other bloggers and we needed to create an original recipe incorporating Gorton’s Crispy Battered Fish Fillets. I made Fried Green Plantains with Guacamole, Crispy Battered Fish Fillets and Mango Slaw. I need your help to WIN […]

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Happy 4th Anniversary to My Blog!

24 comments February 16, 2013

Catching Up with Me {February 2013} My Colombian Recipes is celebrating it’s 4th anniversary this month. I started this blog in February 2009 in memory of my grandmother who was an amazing cook and who inspired my love for cooking. Creating this blog is one of the best decisions I ever made, as it allows […]

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A New Chapter

15 comments January 19, 2013

Catching Up with Me {January 2013} Well, you are probably expecting a recipe post today, but this year I am starting a new category on the blog called, “Catching Up.” I thought it would be fun once a month to share with you a little more about the person who writes this blog. Yeah that’s […]

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National Moment of Silence

2 comments December 21, 2012


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Colombian Christmas and New Year’s Traditions

27 comments December 6, 2012
Natilla Colombiana de Coco

Today I want to share some of the Christmas and New Year’s traditions that I grew up with in Colombia. Like many people who left Colombia and have been in another country for a long time, I’ve lost touch with many of these wonderful traditions. Colombia is mostly a Catholic country, so most of the […]

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How to Use Internet to Eat Healthier

8 comments November 16, 2012

I am so EXCITED today to introduce you to my VERY talented foodie friend & fellow blogger Rebecca Subbiah. She is a registered dietitian in both the UK and the US with a wide range of experience in different clinical areas. Rebecca started her blog “Chow and Chatter” in 2008, which quickly transformed into a […]

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Trip to Kent, Connecticut and $1000 Giveaway!

June 14, 2012

About twelve years ago, I packed my whole life into one suitcase and moved to another country a thousand miles away from my home. My material possessions ended up in that suitcase, but my most important possessions were packed away in my heart.

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