Mango Margaritas by the Pitcher

  Mango Margaritas by the Pitcher Summertime calls for margaritas and nobody loves tequila more than I do!  Margaritas are the ideal party cocktail and the combinations are endless, trust me I’ve been whipping up these bad boys for the last 5 years here on Sweet Life and even have a entire page dedicated to them…. 

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Cumin-Lime Coleslaw

Cumin-Lime Coleslaw A summer must have for those BBQ weekends. Crispy, cool and loaded with cumin goodness this coleslaw is mi carino’s favorite.  Serve over a juicy burger, with thick slabs of smoky brisket or with grilled chicken.   Print Cumin-Lime Coleslaw Yield: serves 2-4 Ingredients1 tablespoon lime juice 1 1/2 teaspoons olive oil 1/4… 

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Grilled Pound Cake with Roasted Fruit

Grilled Pound Cake with Roasted Fruit Planning to grill this weekend? Of course you are its summer, so let’s grill up something special for dessert! Just when you thought a Southern favorite couldn’t get any better.  Thick slices of buttery pound are buttered and thrown on the grill. Slightly charred, warm and buttery grilled pound… 

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Grapefruit-Cranberry Tequila Cooler

Grapefruit-Cranberry Tequila Cooler A tart, but refreshing tequila cooler made with fresh grapefruit juice and cranberry juice is all you need to take your weekend fiesta to the next level.  I cannot tell you how many times I have made this cooler and the feedback is always “two thumbs up.”  I make it so much… 

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Moqueca – Brazilian Stew {Giveaway}

Moqueca – Brazilian Stew We are currently obsessed, glued to the TV watching endless hours of soccer matches. We can’t get enough of them, so exciting!  We also enjoy learning more about the host country Brazil with its abundant green parks and stunning landscapes. A melting pot of cultures, flavors and wonderful food the coverage… 

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Sweet Life Disclosure: This post was sponsored by BACARDI® Mixers through their partnership with POPSUGAR. While I was compensated by POPSUGAR to write a post about BACARDI® Mixers, all opinions are my own. Cucumberita Summer is in full swing in our house.  With no rush or fuss to get out the door every morning we are enjoying quiet… 

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Patriotic Moscato Gelatin Shots

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Gallo Family Vineyards and Latina Bloggers Connect. Patriotic Moscato Gelatin Shots Every year my mom makes a fantastic gelatin mold for the kids table.  Brightly colored layers of gelatin mixed with fresh fruit and topped with fluffy clouds of freshly whipped cream.  The kids can’t get enough… 

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Savory Peach-Melon Cocktail

 Savory Peach-Melon Cocktail I’m excited to announce I’m partnering with Old El Paso this year to create easy, fresh and quick dinners your whole family is sure to love.  They invited me to spend a few days in Austin, Texas – of course I said heck ya!  We began our trip learning all about Old… 

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