Warm tortillas dipped into a creamy bean sauce, topped with a spicy salsa and a sprinkle of cheese.  A quick dinner idea, perfect for a crowd  with the added bonus of affordability.


Mango Cajeta Waffle Topping

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  My little sister sent me this small paragraph in an email four years ago.   International Waffle Day March 25 Originated in Sweden where it is called Vaffeldagen.  It occurs nine months to the day before Christmas – the day the Archangel Gabriel told the Virgin Mary that she was pregnant.  As the holiday progressed,… 

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Lavender Brownies with Lavender Chocolate Ganache

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  Plans have been made, travel arrangements and delicious dining destinations have been chosen.  We are heading to Poteet, Texas. The first weekend of April we will enjoy our first Strawberry Festival as a family.  My little sister’s family, my parents and our bunch will be making the trip together.  In planning for the trip memories of our visit to Blanco, Texas… 

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Mac and Texas Cheeses with Roasted Chiles


As Catholics we observe Cuaresma (Lent) the 40 day (not including Sundays) penitential season that ends on Easter Sunday.  In this time we take time to reflect on our lives, treasure our blessings and dedicate more time to helping others in need.  On Ash Wednesday and every Friday during Lent families abstain from consuming meat.