mexican food

February 4, 2016

Nacho Quesadillas

Tweet   Thanks to the great folks at Cacique and Society Culinaria for making this post possible. As always, my comments, opinions, and my love for family celebrations and quesadillas are my own. My favorite part of big game day is the food. I know all those commercials are entertaining, but for me the best […]

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January 28, 2016

Chile Verde Tamales

Tweet   Today we are combining two very delicious Mexican dishes into one: chile verde, which is pork in a spicy green sauce, and tamales. These chile verde tamales are simple to make, but do take a little time. I usually prepare the filling (in this case, the chile verde) one day in advance to […]

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November 18, 2015

Chorizo Potato Bites with Salsa Verde

Tweet   Thank you to the National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) for making this post possible. All comments, opinions and my love for exploring new cultures, tastes, and assembling new flavor combinations are my own! Getting together with my family and planning menus for Thanksgiving (and beyond) are two things I really enjoy […]

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October 1, 2015

Broccoli, Cream Cheese and Jalapeño Pinwheels

Tweet   This is part of a sponsored collaboration with DiMeMedia and General Mills. However, all opinions expressed are my own. One of the things I like most about the holidays, aside from spending time with family, is anticipating what I’m going to cook. Sometimes I prepare traditional dishes, but I also like to try […]

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September 18, 2015

Pierogies with Chicken in Salsa Verde & GC Giveaway

Tweet   Thank you to the National Frozen & Refrigerated Foods Association (NFRA) for making this post possible. All comments, opinions and my love for exploring new cultures, tastes, and assembling flavor combinations are my own! September is flying by and I can’t believe how quickly our activities have shifted into full gear. With both […]

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September 4, 2015

Avocado Chicken Enchiladas

Tweet This is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and the Hass Avocado Board. However, all opinions expressed, and my love for avocados since I was a very small child, are my own. I know September can get a little crazy. Things go from 1st gear directly to 4th, skipping 2nd and 3rd […]

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July 30, 2015

Poblano Peppers with Soy Sauce Pastry Braid

Tweet Thanks to Kikkoman and Latina Bloggers Connect for making this recipe post possible. As always my comments, opinions and love for world cuisines and flavors are my own. Rajas con Crema is a popular dish in Mexico, usually served in tacos or tostadas. Poblano chiles are roasted, peeled, seeded, sliced and then sautéed together […]

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June 11, 2015

Chicken and Linguica Taquitos Dorados Recipe

Tweet Thanks to Soy Connection by the United Soybean Board and Latina Bloggers Connect for making this post possible. All comments, opinions and my love for antojitos are my own. My Mexican family is large enough that we throw a party pretty much every week. Birthdays, anniversaries, quinceañeras, retirements, weddings, religious holidays, you name it […]

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May 14, 2015

Penne Pasta with Salsa Verde

Tweet   Thanks to Barilla® for making this recipe post possible. As always my comments, memories, and my love for pasta with salsa verde are my own. I don’t know if this happens in your family, but when I was growing up, we had a go-to sauce in our kitchen. You know what I mean. […]

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May 1, 2015

Easy Chipotle Spaghetti with Ground Beef and Cotija Cheese

Tweet   Thanks to Barilla® for sponsoring this story and recipe. As always my comments, memories and love for pasta are my own. My grandma wore an apron always, as one of her greatest pleasures was cooking for her family. She knew every grandchild’s favorite dish and would prepare it for our birthdays. Joining her […]

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