Chorizo and Chipotle Meatloaf

Chorizo and Chipotle Meatloaf with a Spicy Chipotle Glaze and Chipotle Mashed Sweet Potatoes

Happy New Year, everyone! I can’t believe its already 2014. I am very excited for new beginnings and so inspired to continue to share my two great loves —...

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Poinsettia Punch

I’m back from our Christmas vacation in Idaho and glad to be back home. I unplugged while away and to be honest it was very nice. I did not...

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Princess House Stockpot and Muy Bueno Cookbook Giveaway

To celebrate the 1st anniversary of the published Muy Bueno cookbook and the new hardcover edition, I am hosting giveaways throughout the month of November and December.

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Red Chile Lamb Barbacoa Tamales

Oh tamales, I am craving you right about now. My tummy must know that it’s that time of year. This Christmas I am sad to report that I will...

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DIY Slow Cooker Dulce de Leche

What if I told you that there is a no-mess and hassle-free way to make dulce de leche? What if I told you that you could make dulce de...

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Bourbon-Pecan Cake

People either love fruitcake or they hate it. I happen to hate it, but I do love my mother-in-law’s recipe. It’s more of a rum cake rather than a...

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Strawberry-Filled Crepes Drizzled with Boozy Dulce de Leche

Did you know the French word “crepe” is “tortilla” in Spanish? Its true! But making crepes is far easier than making tortillas — there is no rolling or pressing...

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KitchenAid Blender and Muy Bueno Cookbook Giveaway

To celebrate the 1st anniversary of the published Muy Bueno cookbook and the new hardcover edition, I am hosting giveaways throughout the month of November and December. Keep checking...

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Mexican Meatballs with Three Spicy Dipping Sauces

Thanksgiving has come and gone and the countdown to Christmas is on. Sheesh, the time flew by! I hope you had a wonderful Thanksgiving feast surrounded by loved ones....

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Fresh Persimmon Cookies with Raisins and Nuts

I have more cookbooks then I can count. My office is drowning in cookbooks and food magazines. As a cookbook author, cookbook graphic designer, and food writer—I need them...