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Blood Orange Mezcal Margarita

I have a confession…This recipe has been tested and approved, and tested again. So with that said this recipe has taken a tad longer to post and for that...

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Chicken Tortilla Soup

My “gringo hubby” loves tortilla soup and one day he decided to make some for me. He knows a lot about grilling but not much about making soup so...

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Save the Date: May 14th Bake Sale in Highlands Ranch, CO and Valencia, CA

As mothers, we find it very difficult to read the statistics of children around the world that are suffering from hunger. But what some of us don’t understand is...

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Dinner with White on Rice Couple: Chipotle Pork Enchiladas

Happy Cinco de Mayo amigos!!! We love an excuse for a fiesta and we clearly go loco for an excuse to cook and eat Mexican food. Looks like we...

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Mango, Jicama, and Cucumber Salad

The warm weather is approaching and there is nothing I enjoy more than frolicking in the sun and less time in the kitchen, at the hot stove or oven....

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Chicken Tinga

Have you ever heard of chicken tinga? To be honest I hadn’t heard of this dish until I moved to Colorado and went to a friend’s baby shower. Everyone...

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Mexican Fruit Sangria

I’ve hosted many a fiestas and the drink I serve more often than not is Sangria. When I invite guests I usually have someone asking, “Will you have your...

Paula Deen + The History of Cinco de Mayo (a guest post)

Paula Deen + The History of Cinco de Mayo (a guest post)

Growing up we never celebrated Cinco de Mayo. It was only during college that we discovered this celebration. However, if celebrating Cinco de Mayo allows us to share our...

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Mango Coconut Sorbet

My mom is visiting and brought her Montel Williams high-powered blender with her. She has been bragging about this thing ever since she ordered it after watching an infomercial...

Remembering Our Friends in Japan

Remembering Our Friends in Japan

Several years ago I lived in Okinawa and Japan and have beautiful memories that will last a lifetime. I learned all about sushi from our wonderful friend, Osamu-San. It’s...