Pasta and Rice

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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Colombian-Style Mac and Cheese

16 comments November 13, 2011
Macaroni and cheese with Hogao

There are a lot of flavors coming together in this Colombian-Style Macaroni and Cheese, but they all harmonize perfectly with each other. A classic American meal with a hint of Colombian flavors. It’s a fantastic alternative to the regular Mac and Cheese for sure. Buen provecho!

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Arroz con Frijolito de Cabecita Negra (Blackeye Peas Rice)

13 comments August 25, 2011
Arroz con Frijol de Cabecita

I’ve been cooking a lot over the past few days. Cooking takes my mind off of stressful things, like kids going back to school! It is always therapeutic for me. Well, the results are in… I made a lot of good Colombian recipes, as well as some meatless dishes for my vegetarian husband. I will […]

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Pasta con Champiñones (Pasta with Mushroom Sauce)

10 comments August 19, 2011
pasta with mushroom sauce

I have been cooking more meatless dishes the last couple of years. My husband became a vegetarian about 3 years ago, so I am developing some recipes for him. Why haven’t we decided to turn 100% vegetarian in this house? Well, simply because I love my meat, seafood and poultry! Cooking a meatless meal is […]

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