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Low-carb beef tamales and grilled cobs of corn!

Posted on February 28, 2014 by in beef, vegetables


Low-carb is a buzz word at the moment. People are going crazy with the idea of dropping the bad carbohydrates and replacing it with all the so-called forbidden fatty meats and cheese. Low-carb to me in essence means, I must drop the bad carbohydrates, the cakes, pies, pasta and my all time favorite POTATOES! Of […]

Low GI Mexican Fish Cakes with Avocado Salsa

Posted on June 6, 2011 by in seafood

“Eat Low GI! Don’t believe any other weight losing myths, just eat Low GI!” This advice did not come from a dietitian or a doctor, but from my mom who is the woman behind my dad’s most successful weight loss stunt. Early in January this year, my father went to the doctor after not feeling […]

Mexican Recipe for Fish and Bean Salsa – Buen Apetito!

Posted on January 27, 2011 by in seafood

I do have not many Mexican recipes in my repertoire and quite frankly I am a bit cautious of cooking authentic Mexican food. I know we can all make fajitas and quesidillas, but these Tex Mex recipes does for Mexican cooking  what Sweet and Sour Pork does for Chinese cooking. I have never been to […]

Quesidillas – Beef, Avo and Corn

Posted on August 24, 2009 by in beef

Quesidillas, when made properly, is a delight to eat. It is easy to make, gentle on the pocket and you can have your meal in less than 10 minutes…. However, there are few things I hate more than to bite into a a quesidilla, expecting to eat something gooey and soft and then having to […]

Chili Con Carne

Posted on July 7, 2008 by in beef

Chili Con Carne, according to Wikipedia, a slight corruption of the Spanish Chile con carne, which means peppers with meat. At the moment we are experiencing extremely cold weather and it has now been raining non-stop for about 10 days. Hearty meals that warms you up from the inside, are therefor the obvious choice when […]