Pasta and Rice

Creamy Asparagus and Lemon Oven Rice

18 comments May 27, 2012
Creamy Asparagus and Lemon Rice

I hated asparagus and spinach when I was a kid, and now they are two of my favorite vegetables. Funny how taste changes over time. For me this is the perfect spring dish, not only because I love asparagus, but because it’s easy to prepare, creamy, tangy and a delicious rice dish! Making this Asparagus […]

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Pasta with Butternut Squash Sauce

13 comments April 21, 2012
Pasta with Butternut Squash sauce

I made this Pasta with Butternut Squash dish the other night for dinner. It was delicious and super easy to make. The butternut squash sauce is creamy, sweet and a little spicy. It was just perfect. Buen provecho!

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Spaghetti with Shrimp Fra Diavolo

11 comments February 26, 2012
Spaghetti with Shrimp Fra Diavolo

We love Italian food in my house! I fell in love with Spaghetti and Shrimp Fra Diavolo when I had it at an Italian restaurant a couple of years ago. Since then, I’ve wanted to create my own version at home. I used my Simple Tomato Sauce for the base and it was fantastic in […]

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Barilla Whole Grain Pasta Review and Giveaway

February 21, 2012
Pasta with kale

Head over to my Review pages to read my post “Whole Grain Thin Spaghetti with Kale, Asparagus and Lemon“. If you leave a comment there telling us what you love about Barilla® Whole Grain, you’ll be entered for a chance to win a $100 Amazon gift card!

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Seafood Lasagna (Lasaña Marinera)

8 comments February 8, 2012
shrimp and salmon lasagna

This seafood lasagna was very flavorful and so good. I love making lasagna because it can be made in advance which makes it the perfect main dish when having company. I used salmon and shrimp, but you can use your favorite seafood for the filling. Serve it with a green salad on the side. Buen […]

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Arroz con Salmón (Creamy Salmon Rice)

8 comments January 5, 2012
Creamy Salmon Rice

My life is crazy these days, but I’m loving every minute of it! My two boys, my husband, and the dog keep me very busy. My little boy is crawling and getting into trouble. He’s at the stage where he wants his Mama all day long, especially when I’m in the kitchen. Trying to find […]

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Arroz con Chorizo (Rice with Colombian-Style Sausage)

14 comments December 2, 2011
Arroz with Chorizo

Arroz con Chorizo is a traditional dish from my hometown of Antioquia and it is absolutely delicious. I like to serve it with avocado and lime wedges on the side. Enjoy it!

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