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Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with Avocados (Video)

It’s so hard to believe that May is already here, which means its time to celebrate Cinco de Mayo. I recently had the opportunity to visit San Antonio and...

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UNDFIND Camera Bag Giveaway

*This giveaway is no longer accepting entries – scroll down to the bottom to see who won!* Veronica and I are beginner photographers. We really relied on the professional...

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Molletes de Huevo con Chorizo y Aguacate

Molletes (pronounced: mo-YEH-tehs) are basically toasted open-faced bolillos (Mexican rolls) topped with refried beans, cheese, and salsa. Mom made molletes for us growing up but we didn’t call them...

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Carrot Cupcakes with Cream Cheese Frosting

Mom’s carrot cake has always been a family favorite dessert. I especially like the addition of crushed pineapple, pecans, and the perfect combination of spices. Better yet, the cream...

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Molotes (Masa Empanadas) filled with Mushrooms, Roasted Green Chiles, and Cheese + Giveaway

*This giveaway is no longer accepting entries – scroll down to the bottom to see who won!* Molotes are basically empanadas made with a disk of fresh masa then...

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Huevos Rancheros in Tortilla Cups topped with Avocado Salsa + Cancun-Riviera Maya Wine & Food Festival 2013

The food and wine, the ocean breeze, and sunshine all made for an amazing trip. Let’s not kid ourselves here; Yvette and I had a great time at the 2013...

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Chocolate Chip Meringue Easter Cookies

We have been quite busy and I’m looking forward to escaping it all with my hubby and children this Easter. Normally we stay in town and visit with my...

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Pineapple and Mango Granita + Blendtec Giveaway

*This giveaway is no longer accepting entries – scroll down to the bottom to see who won!* I live in Colorado and my sister lives in Germany and we...

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Seafood Paella with a Mexican Twist

I have always loved paella and the combination of flavors that come together when the sofrito is made, sofrito is a combination of vegetables sautéd in olive oil, and...

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Cancun Here We Come!

We are in desperate need of some sunshine and hoping to get our fix for about five days, in Cancun. Yes, you heard that right, Cancun! Later this week...