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Honoring the Older Americans in Our Lives

We all know how important familia is to us. As May is Older Americans Month, we’re reminded that not only is now a great time to honor our older family members, but we should honor them year round. In that spirit, first today, I’m honoring an important woman…

Herbed Jalapeño Cornbread

In the summer, I especially look forward to enjoying my favorite finger foods, like this classic, American comfort food, cornbread. I’ll search for it again and again at BBQ’s, chili cook-offs, and picnics throughout the season. This herbed jalapeño cornbread is one of my favorite variations. It’s very…

Pork Ribs with Guajillo Sauce

This delicious Pork Ribs with Guajillo Sauce recipe is sponsored by Mirum. Like many families, our Christmas and Easter celebrations are a big deal. My grandma always felt Easter was even bigger than Christmas, though, and her feasts reflected this. Practically speaking, since our Easter meal takes place…

Pineapple Cucumber Gazpacho

Think refreshing. Think Pineapple Cucumber Gazpacho. That’s what I always say! I have more of my favorite gazpacho recipes coming soon, but today, I wanted to share this one with you. I recently made it at a cooking demonstration for a lovely group down in Long Beach, California….

Guava Agua Fresca, Aromatic, Easy and Fast

Guava agua fresca, also know in Mexico as agua de guayaba, both surprises and refreshes. If you’ve never tried it, its floral and fruity aromas will fill the air and your senses, and make you wish you had discovered it sooner. You need just 3 ingredients to make…

Strawberry Horchata Fast, Easy and Delicious

Looking for a refreshing beverage with fresh fruit? Try our strawberry horchata recipe. Yummy and satisfying, it has become one of our favorites and it’s so easy to make. Plus, since California strawberries are available all year long, we can make it anytime. Try it out! Thanks to our…

Lime Agua Fresca Recipe

Lime Agua Fresca is one of the most popular beverages in Mexico, and it’s very easy to make fast. It’s my brother’s favorite and we used to have it a lot when we were kids. Check out the easy recipe. I remember the first time I made it…

Mexican Chocolate and Hazelnut Ice Pop Recipe

Summer is here, temperatures are starting to rise and all I can think of is ice pops!! They are sweet, fresh, delicious, and irresistible!! Like these Mexican chocolate and hazelnut ice pops. Try them out! RELATED POST: Refreshing Ice Pops for Summer You know about my love affair…

Jamaica, The Refreshing Hibiscus Flower Drink (Agua de Jamaica)

Agua de Jamaica (pronounced Hah.my.ka), the hibiscus flower drink, is a favorite at parties in Mexico. It’s refreshing and delicious. Its rich, red, festive color goes great with any celebration. Jamaica is made from dried hibiscus flowers. You can find them in Mexican markets or in the Hispanic foods…

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Herbed Jalapeño Cornbread

In the summer, I especially look forward to enjoying my favorite finger foods, like this classic, American comfort food, cornbread. I’ll search for…

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