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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...

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Red Quinoa Salad + Princess House Giveaway

*This giveaway is no longer accepting entries – scroll down to the bottom to see who won!* Last week I invited a few girlfriends over and enjoyed some much...

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Hunt’s Giveaway

*This giveaway is no longer accepting entries – scroll down to the bottom to see who won!* Hunt’s has been our canned tomatoes of choice as far back as...

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Seared Tuna on Baked Flour Tortilla Chips – Easy Party Appetizer for the Oscars

These delicious seared tuna slices served on freshly baked warm flour tortilla chips, with guacamole, cilantro, jalapeños, Sriracha sauce, and crema Mexicana are tasty and spicy. This dish can...

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Pork Ribs with Chipotle and Honey

I love ribs. I love the caramelized outside and the small chunks of tender meat on each rib. I am truly a carnivore, no doubt about it. Every recipe...

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Nutty Gluten-Free Brownies Topped with Cajeta (Mexican Caramel) + Bob’s Red Mill Gift Package Giveaway

One of my favorite desserts to make are chocolate brownies. Depending on how I cut them or serve them, brownies can be a decadent dessert or light after-school snack....

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Salsa Casera de Jesusita (Jesusita’s House Salsa)

If you ever come to my home you will find this salsa in my refrigerator, freezer, or on my countertop with some tortilla chips. This is the salsa I...