Archives for August 2014

Spicy Chocolate Cupcakes Recipe

Chocolate is one of the coveted foods today. Chocolate can fix a bad mood, provides energy, and contains iron. Did you know that during pre-Colombian times, chocolate was not eaten, but it was drunk? The Mayans and Aztecs added vanilla and herbs to the chocolate drink to make it less bitter. Once the Europeans arrived with sugar, chocolate evolved. Adding cinnamon was next. Nowadays, people use chocolate in all sorts of forms, especially in desserts. [Read more…]

4 Delicious Vegetarian Mexican Recipes

Many traditional Mexican dishes are filled with beef, poultry, and pork, but the cuisine’s bold flavors come from its fresh spices and herbs. This allows for many dishes to be interchangeable with vegetarian fillers instead. All it takes are the right adjustments with vegetables, tofu, or beans to swap out the meat. With the right ingredients, you can make delicious vegetarian Mexican recipes right at home. If you’re looking to recreate your favorite south-of-the-border dishes, these vegetarian Mexican recipes still provide you with the protein and nutrients without the meat. [Read more…]