Crispy Skin Cilantro-Lime Chicken Thighs

Not to toot my own horn, but I’m pretty sure I make some of the best crispy skin chicken thighs in the oven.  I know this recipe like the back of my hand, so its always fun for me to branch out and try something new with it.  Usually I brine the thighs in heavy salt water and other various seasonings.  This time, I made a marinade.  I wanted to make a Mexican dish, so I created a cilantro lime and garlic marinade for the chicken to bathe in.  Tender dark meat with some of the crispiest skin you’ll ever sink your teeth into, it can’t get any better than this.


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Quick & Easy Breakfast Scramble

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day.  No matter what I always try to eat something, even if I don’t have too much time.  Bagels with cream cheese, toast and fruit, anything helps.  Making a breakfast scramble is fast and simple and can be customized in any way  you want.  You can throw it in a tortilla, or just pair it with some fruit and toast.  Best of all, you can use whatever ingredients you like to make it your own!

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Pregnancy Update

You guys haven’t seen much since week 16, but I would like to inform the blogosphere that I am now 23 weeks pregnant and we are expecting a baby boy!  I couldn’t be more excited because this is exactly what I wanted.  The clocks ticking now and this pregnancy is going by faster than ever.  I was almost positive I couldn’t have a boy because of how many girls are in my family, but it was pretty cool to hear the tech say it was!

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All Hail The Amazing Torchy’s Tacos

Torchy’s Tacos, not your everyday taco joint.  It’s a taco joint with umph.  Who knew tacos could get any better than they already are?  Founded in Austin, Texas in 2006,  Torchy’s now operates over 30 stores.  If you need your taco fix fulfilled, Torchy’s will do more than just that with their unique ideas.  They are “damn good” too, hence the catchy slogan.

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A Date With The Sisters At Golden Wok

  For over 40 years now, Golden Wok has remained one of the best Chinese food destinations in San Antonio.  It is known for its traditional homemade dim sum selection, which is offered every Sunday.  Go early, because a crowd floods out the door for it.  Aside from the famous dim sum, they offer some of the best specials and a create-your-own stir fry bar with endless ingredients to choose from.  Since this is one of Pita’s favorite places, she thought we could all together and have a sister-time lunch date here.
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