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Texas Caviar

Sweet Life Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Avocados From Mexico and Latina Bloggers Connect. A spicy Texas favorite Texas caviar is a must-have for any of our family gatherings.  Traditionally served on New Year’s Eve to bring good fortune for the New Year I love Texas caviar so much that I…

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Potato and Egg Breakfast Tacos

Everyone loves tacos. Served warm for breakfast, lunch or dinner they are a family favorite meal. Breakfast tacos are the ultimate comfort food here in Texas where everyone has their own spin, twist or tip on how to improve on the beloved breakfast taco. My personal favorite is crispy potato tacos with a ton of…

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Sharing my Mexican Culture

Sharing my Mexican Culture Growing up in South Texas I was fortunate to be surrounded in my culture. We lived three hours from the Mexican border and visited our family in Mexico regularly. We would spend a weekend in Mexico and come Monday I was in class speaking-living as an American enjoying a cheeseburger and…

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Chile Ancho Grilled Lamb Chops with Kendall-Jackson Wine

Chile Ancho Grilled Lamb Chops You’ve got to love a dinner that looks impressive, tastes unbelievable, but that’s actually quite simple to make. These juicy, lamb loin chops are exactly that and perfect whether you’re planning a small intimate Easter feast or having the entire crowd over for dinner. Lamb is a classic choice to…

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Campari Sparkling Cocktail

  Campari Sparkling Cocktail Campari is a bitter Italian aperitif, a small cocktail typically served before a meal to stimulate the appetite. Made of a blend of herbs and spices campari is the color of ruby-red slippers and is quickly becoming the shining star of my bar.  With its unique flavor campari can take some…

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Spicy Bean Dip

Spicy Bean Dip Whether you’re gathered around the TV for March Madness, hosting a fiesta or simply enjoying a ladies night – chips and dip are the perfect savory snack.  Chips and dip are a popular party fare, but what makes this dish amazing is that is can be made quickly with a few items…

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Spiced Sangria

Spiced Sangria Sangria is one of the easiest and best cocktails to serve a crowd.  A simple combination of fruit and red wine and you are set, too easy.  An ideal cocktail for any holiday, celebration, ladies’ night or Sunday family dinner, everyone loves Sangria. Don’t feel the pressure to invest in an expensive bottle…

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