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Friday, July 31st, 2020
pinata celebration

The piñata is a wonderful party fixture that many of us have undoubtedly seen before. There is a certain joy to be found in watching the children take turns swinging at a paper-mâché animal while blindfolded. And when the piñata...

Tuesday, June 30th, 2020
mexican food ingredients

The hearty warmth of authentic Mexican food is hard to beat! While this cuisine has regional variations, there are certain key ingredients that you’ll find in nearly any dish you try. These ingredients are the hallmarks of this regional style...

Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
Flan Dessert with Whip cream and a cherry

The Mexican culture is interlaced with tradition and food. One particular traditional dessert is flan. A perfect flan can be molded and flavored to suit almost any preference. Its versatility makes it a very popular dessert that is well-suited for...

Thursday, November 21st, 2019
Mexican holiday festival dancers

The winter months are a time of back-to-back celebration and festivities in Mexico. After November 1st and Dia de los Muertos, it’s a non-stop whirlwind of holiday cheer south of the border! Christmas celebrations in Mexico are a totally different...

Monday, October 21st, 2019
fresh green avocado

There is nothing worse than mushy brown avocado. But sometimes you can’t use the whole thing, so what next? How do you save what’s left of the previous green meat of this beloved buttery fruit?  Why Do Avocados Turn Brown?...

Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
tex mex nacho cheese plate

Is there a difference between Tex-Mex and Mexican food? The answer is a resounding YES! The feisty and bold flavors of Tex-Mex make it a standout sub-type of Southwestern cuisine. From the fast food of Taco Bell to the dinner...