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Homemade Corn Tortillas + Comal and Muy Bueno Cookbook Giveaway

My mom and I were invited by Princess House to appear at their National Convention in New Orleans this past July. Can you believe my mom and I had...

Pork Tinga Sopes

Pork Tinga Sopes

Have you ever made my Chicken Tinga recipe? I thought that it was very interesting that the top keywords on my blog are “chicken tinga”. That gave me the...

frozen watermelon margarita

Frozen Watermelon Margarita + Video

Today it’s drizzling outside, cool, and cloudy — I’m not ready to let go of summer. I’m a summer girl and would be in heaven if everyday were 85...

Old El Paso green chile stuffed zucchini boats

Picadillo Zucchini Boats

We didn’t eat a lot of beef growing up, but when we did, it was usually ground beef, and to be honest I got sick of it. We ate...

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Paletas de Piña con Chamoy

If you were wondering why I haven’t posted a new recipe it’s because my children and I were in El Paso for 10 days taking care of my mom...

taco bowls

No-Cook Taco Salad with Tortilla Bowls

Summer has officially hit Colorado, which means my family is busy in the evenings and on weekends with t-ball and softball practices and games. I’m on a mission to...

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Cebollitas Asadas (Grilled Green Onions)

With summer in full swing you have got to make cebollitas. Cebollitas is Spanish for little onions. It’s a Latin staple when it comes to grilling. These onions when...

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Carne Asada Tortas with Chimichurri Sauce

Last year my family and I visited Santa Fe, New Mexico over Easter and we ate at an amazing restaurant called El Mesón. They specialize in authentic Spanish cuisine....

summer peach sangria

Tequila-Infused Peach Sangria

Don’t you love unplanned get-togethers? It seems that the less you plan the better things turn out. That’s exactly what happened Sunday. Our neighbors across the street invited our...

fig tarts

Fig Tarts with Honey and Raw Sugar

Figs are so gorgeous! I have my top three pretty fruits, and figs are on that list along with pomegranates and mangos. You might remember one of my very...