Conchas Mexicanas (Mexican Seashells)

I remember when I was a little girl dipping this sweet bread in my dad's coffee. It was the only time he would let me have coffee and I felt so grown. This pastry, known for its sugar topping that forms a seashell-like shape, is one of the most popular Mexican sweet bread. When you take a bite into one of these, … Continue reading Conchas Mexicanas (Mexican Seashells)

For Love of Family

As I peer from my kitchen window at the falling snow, I think of Chicken Pot Pie. Chicken Pot Pie reminds me of my wonderful brother-in-law! My two younger sisters and brother-in-law traveled from Oklahoma to be with us for Christmas one year. After being on the road for over 15 hours, they were welcomed … Continue reading For Love of Family