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Brisket Flautas Banderas

It seems that every time my mom visits we have crazy weather. I’m sure you’ve heard the news–Colorado is being drenched with heavy rainfall. Thankfully we are safe and...

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Steak Fajitas with Grilled Onions, Peppers, and Roasted Cherry Tomatoes with Chimichurri Sauce

Fajitas remind me of El Paso and a restaurant called Wyngs. It was one of my favorite restaurants that specialized in sizzling tender fajitas, delicious classic guacamole, spicy pico...

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Rustic Tartlets Filled with Dulce de Leche, Strawberries, and Mango

You’ve got to love a dessert that looks impressive, tastes unbelievable, but that’s actually quite simple to make. These juicy, sweet tartlets are exactly that. Baked, then filled with...

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Mango and Avocado Salsa Video

September is fast approaching which means fall is nearby. I’m from El Paso and crave the hot desert weather. As much as I love warm comforting foods and the...

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How to Cut and Dice an Avocado + Video

I’ll never forget a vacation to Mazatlan, Mexico with a group of friends and all of us making dinner in the condo we were staying in. I was on...

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Pork Green Chile + Multicooker Giveaway

*This giveaway is no longer accepting entries – scroll down to the bottom to see who won!* I moved to Colorado in 1998 and I’ll never forget the first...

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Chicken Strawberry Salad Wrap

Only a few days left and my kiddos go back to school. Seriously, where did the summer go? My daughter will be entering middle school and my li’l guy...

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Café de Olla + Video + Le Creuset Giveaway

*This giveaway is no longer accepting entries – scroll down to the bottom to see who won!* The kiddos are dressed, breakfast has been served, lunches have been packed,...

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How to Dice a Mango + Video

Did you know that mangos are the most popular fruit in the world? And did you know that the mango is a symbol of love in India, and a...

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Quesadillas de Flor de Calabaza (Squash Blossom Quesadillas) + Video

We have a small garden in our backyard and have zucchinis growing like crazy with beautiful squash blossoms decorating the garden. Every summer I look forward to not only...