Elvis Cuban Style Birthday Sandwich

Don’t hate us for deciding not to return home to Chicago until the temperature breaks 32! This weekend we were in Celebration, Florida, a few minutes from Orlando. This is the city that was planned and developed by Walt…


What A Year We Had!

Last year at this time we were excited about our new adventure, working for WLS AM 890 and reconnecting with you. We had been off the Chicago radio air waves since leaving WGN radio and the challenge was finding…


News About Us

We wish you a happy new year! It will be a very different one for us. Many of you know us for our love of food. This place, our beloved Latin inspired website, is where we share food, restaurants…


Meet Bob

The first time I met Bob Sirott we were in the Fox Chicago television newsroom. He had just been hired as my co-anchor for a daily 2-hour morning TV show named Fox Thing in the Morning. We did not…


Mango Jam

I’ve been eating mangos my entire life. They’ve always been around. We had five trees in our backyard and I was either climbing them or eating the fruit that fell from the branches. I especially loved it when tropical…


Nena’s Sugar Coma Elixir

My inspiration for Cafe Caramelo came from a secret drink my grandmother used to make for my brothers and me. It was a secret because she gave it to us when my parents were away and the coast was…