Quick and Delicious Chocolate Croissants

Croissants are a favorite around here. Because so is chocolate, when I combine the two in this chocolate croissant recipe, no one can resist the temptation of having one or two of these sweet treats.

I have made these for breakfast, but they make the perfect snack. As most of the recipes I have shared, they’re super easy to make.

Easy Breakfast Chocolate Croissants

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Quick and Easy Empanadas

Quick and Easy Empanadas

Being a Latina, I obviously grew up on arroz con pollo, flan, and empanadas; just to name a few. While my mother taught me to make flour empanadas from scratch, sometimes you want to take the quick route.

Using Goya’s discos para empanadas, allowed me to make something tasty while savoring flavors that took me all the way back home to Panama.

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Festival Foods; Inspired by Houston Rodeo

Festival Foods; Inspired by Houston Rodeo

It is Rodeo time!! If you live in Houston, you are probably saying, “Heck, Yeah!” If you don’t, you are probably saying, “So what?”

Let me tell you that in Houston, Rodeo is a huge deal. This may very well be the most anticipated event of the year. After all, it is biggest party in our city. Concerts, games, carnival rides, fair food, fried food…

Yes, the food! And speaking of food, I am bringing you three rodeo food recipes that you can make at home tonight!

Deep Fried Oreos

As if Oreos were not delicious enough! Believe me, deep fried Oreos are so much more delicious. I didn’t know how easy it was to make these until my brother-in-law made them. I have made them a few times since.

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Cheetos Crusted Elotes; Houston Rodeo Inspired Food

Who doesn’t love corn on the cob?! I love corn, period. But there’s something about corn on the cob. While I see elotes as corn on steroids, they are a fair food favorite. And this Cheetos Crusted Elotes recipe brings the traditional recipe to another level of yumminess.

Not only are elotes a well known Mexican street food, they are also a fair food favorite in Texas. You don't exactly have to go to a fair to have these.

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Fried Cheesecake Bites; Houston Rodeo Inspired Food

Cheesecake is one of my favorite desserts. And when I first learned about Deep Fried Cheesecake Bites. I had to try it. It took a while but when I did, I was hooked.

Being that it is Rodeo season in Houston, I convinced my husband to help me make some fair inspired food. And this was one of the menu items.

Who knew? Cheesecake could be fried and still taste amazing. If you are a cheesecake lover, you have to try the fried version of this delicious dessert

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Deep Fried Oreos; Houston Rodeo Inspired Food

I love Oreos, but what I love more is deep fried Oreos. I didn’t know how easy it was to make these until my brother-in-law made them for us.  And I have made them a few times since. This is a fair food that anyone can make from home. Just take a peek at the recipe below.

Even if you can't make it to the fair, you can still enjoy some of the best fair foods and right from the comfort of your own home with a few ingredients...

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