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Roasted Turkey Tostadas with Avocado Spinach Sauce

I feel like this is the first true week of the New Year. Seems like everyone is finally back to their routine — back...

Caldo de Res (Beef Soup)

Happy New Year amigos. I hope you had a holiday filled with peace, love, and delicious food. The weather was quite warm in Colorado...

Rosca de Reyes (Three Kings Bread)

Do you remember my first Rosca de Reyes in 2012? That blog post still cracks me up – although it was not very funny...

Empanadas de Membrillo (Quince Empanadas)

Every time I look at my grocery list I am buying more Reynolds Wrap parchment paper, obviously the baking adventures haven’t ended in my...

Mexican Chocolate Oatmeal Cookies

Santa Claus is coming to town! Have you finished baking cookies or just starting? My mom made these cookies this week and I just...

The Whole Tamalada

I have been sitting here staring at my computer trying to figure out what to write about my tamalada, and I can’t think of...

Cheese with Roasted Chile Tamales (Tamales de Rajas Con Queso) + IMUSA Giveaway

‘Tis the season for tamales and these tamales are one of my favorites. I hosted a tamalada this weekend and it was beautiful –...

Chilaquiles with Roasted Tomatillo Salsa

Thanksgiving break was so relaxing. My kids and hubby were home all week and we had a staycation. We slept in and ate brunch...

Visit Durango Colorado

I have lived in Colorado since 1998 and hate to admit that I had never visited Durango, Colorado until my children were on fall...

How to Make a Corn Husk Wreath

Every time I make tamales I stare at the leftover pile of corn husks and think … one day I’m going to make a...