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Food / Comida

July 5, 2013

Bread Fridays: Conchas

Tweet     Today is Bread Friday and you know what that means: Another in our delicious series featuring some of the yummiest breads in Mexican. The concha, or shell, is one of the most popular Mexican sweet breads. The distinctive shape and sugary pattern on top makes them recognizable even from a distance, which just […]

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July 2, 2013

Tropical Parfait

Tweet This post was written while participating in my partnership with the National Dairy Council, but, as always, all opinions are my own.   I’ve been working with the National Dairy Council because someone close to me has had trouble tolerating milk and I wanted to find out what I could do to help. Plus, […]

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July 2, 2013

Parfait Tropical – Receta

Tweet Este artículo fue escrito como parte de mi colaboración con National Dairy Council (Concilio Nacional de Productos Lácteos). Como siempre, las opiniones expresadas son mías. Estoy trabajando con National Dairy Council porque alguien cercano a mi tiene problema tolerando la leche y yo quería saber que podía hacer para ayudar. Además, después de una […]

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June 28, 2013

Bread Fridays: Libros

Tweet   Today’s bread is the fifth in a series inspired by the amazing bakers of Mexico and the breads I’ve encountered on my journey’s to Mexico. This is the libro, Spanish for book. Currently my husband’s favorite, it is certainly one of my favorites, too. When you look at them from the right angle […]

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June 28, 2013

Viernes de Pan: Libros

Tweet   Hoy es el quinto post de las serie inspirada en los fabulosos panaderos de México y los cuales me he encontrado durante todos mis viajes a mi lindo país.  Hoy le toca el turno a los libros.  Actualmente los favoritos de mi esposo y míos también.  Si los ves de lado puedes ver […]

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June 27, 2013

Fresh & Easy Making My Life Easier

Tweet   Fresh & Easy is without a doubt one of my favorite stores. These are just three things I love about it: Their fresh&easy product brand line is made with no artificial colors or flavors, no added trans fats and with no high-fructose corn syrup. It’s the right size to find what I need […]

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June 27, 2013

Fresh & Easy Hace mi Vida más Fácil

Tweet   Gracias a Fresh & Easy Neighborhood Market por patrocinar este artículo. Visita Fresh & Easy aquí website o Facebook page  para saber más sobre productos o para encontrar la tienda más cercana a ti.  Fresh & Easy es sin lugar a dudas una de mis tiendas favoritas.  Estas son sólo tres cosas que […]

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June 21, 2013

Bread Fridays: Orejas

Tweet   In our continuing series on Mexican breads, inspired by the limitless creativity of Mexican bakers and the many yummy treats I’ve encountered on my journeys to Mexico, today’s entry is the “oreja.” Oreja, of course, means ear in Spanish, so the shape tells the story. Orejas are crispy and flaky and sweet. They […]

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June 21, 2013

Viernes de Pan: Orejas

Tweet   Continuamos con nuestra serie inspirada en la creatividad de los panaderos mexicanos.  Hoy es el turno de la oreja, su forma es lo que le da lugar al nombre.  Las Orejas son crujientes y dulces, se separan en capas.  Es buena idea tener un plato delante de ti, para que no pierdas todos […]

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June 14, 2013

Bread Fridays: Bolillos

Tweet     A couple of weeks ago I began a series here called “Bread Fridays.” I started it to share photos of some of the amazing breads I’ve encounter in my journeys to Mexico. Judging from the feedback, I’m not the only one who loves bread. To see more scrumptious examples, please check out […]

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