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After School Strawberry Toasts + Video

I hope you all had a lovely Labor Day weekend. We grilled burgers and simply relaxed. Now its time to get back in the...

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How to Make Chicken Tinga (Shredded Spicy Chicken)

Are you entertaining this Labor Day weekend and want to keep your menu simple? Try chicken tinga for a perfect end-of-summer fiesta. The spicy,...

Lamb Barbacoa Tacos

Easy Lamb Barbacoa Tacos

Earlier this year I partnered with Las Palmas to develop recipes that are simple to make, preserve culinary traditions in today’s busy kitchen and...

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One-Pan Baby Back Ribs

I want my baby back, baby back, baby back ribs. Tell me I’m not the only one who sings this song when you see...

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Nopales con Huevo

There are some recipes that I feel don’t require a recipe. For example, this recipe is very simple to make and doesn’t seem like...

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Where to Eat in El Paso

It’s hard to believe that I moved to Colorado in 1998 – that was 18 years ago! Seriously? Where have the years gone? I...

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Crispy Spicy Tostones

Tostones are a staple of Latin American countries and the Caribbean. Tostones are green plantains that are fried, then flattened, and then fried again....

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Dulce de Leche and Pecan Cinnamon Rolls

These sweet, buttery, rich, ooey-gooey, and kinda messy cinnamon rolls do not require a mixer making this recipe a very simple dessert to make....

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How to Host a Taquiza + Chipotle Beef Tacos

When I host a party I usually go overboard when it comes to the menu. I get caught up on what to serve for...

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Hatch Green Chile and Cheese Empanadas

Most of the empanadas I grew up eating and or make are usually sweet. But I do love a great savory empanada and have...