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How to Make Sugar Skulls for Day of the Dead + Video

I love to celebrate Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). When I celebrate this holiday I feel my ancestors closer. As I...


Spooky Witch Finger Cookies

Are you looking for a fun baking project with your kiddos? These creepy looking witch finger cookies are fun for a ghoulish Halloween party....


Mexican Paper Flowers

I’m excited to announce that I have partnered with my talented friend Kirsten from Thrifty Rehab to share easy DIY (do it yourself) craft projects that...


Mexican Arepas Stuffed with Spicy Sautéed Mushrooms

Arepas are a typical Venezuelan and Colombian dish and wasn’t something I grew up eating. Traditional arepas are made with arepa flour or cornmeal,...


Atole de Vainilla

I’ll never forget a trip to Puerto Vallarta – I was in line for a dinner buffet and I could see and smell atole...


Roasted Squash and Portobello Mushroom Quesadillas

Mexican recipes do not have to be complex to make – take this easy vegetarian quesadilla for example, the flavor combinations may be complex,...


Mi Cocina with Artisan Treasures from Oaxaca

Grab a cup of coffee, put your feet up, and be prepared to see lots of photos.


Ensalada Costa Alegre

Some people are in heaven with cooler weather and the excuse to wear sweaters. Not me! I’m a summer girl and don’t want to...


Mexican Chocolate Zucchini Cake with a Cream Cheese Glaze

I have been wanting to bake a chocolate zucchini cake with the zucchini in our garden and was looking for a recipe when my mom reminded...


Enchiladas Divorciadas de Camarón (Divorced Shrimp Enchiladas)

When I cook for a demonstration the number one question I am asked is, “Where do you buy your groceries?” I think people are...