Watermelon Cucumber Margarita

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Sipping Saturday   Happy Weekend! It’s been extremely hot, humid and just plain sticky in the Rio Grande Valley. Keeping hydrated at all times is the key in surviving our current weather. Last week I shared one of my go-to aguas to help beat the summer heat.  Agua de pepino That day I made a huge pitcher and sipped the heat… 

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Tequila Lime Dressing

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  At the moment I have 6 bottles of tequila in my pantry.   Six glorious bottles ready to aid in my need of a Saturday margarita.  The problem is only one has escaped my clutches. The others have dwindle down to only ounces, as a result of my Saturday margarita recipes. What’s a girl to do? Chunk the bottle, please. I would never… 

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HEB-ConAgra Back-to-School Meal Maker Challenge

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   Happy Monday!!   I’ve got some exciting news to share!! I have teamed up with HEB and ConAgra to develop quick and easy meal time solutions.  All in preparing your family for Back-to-School!! Getting into a back-to-school rhythm after summer break  is hard enough without having to wonder “what’s for dinner?”  Enter the Back-to-School Meal Maker Challenge. I along with 7… 

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Blackberry Margarita

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  Sipping Sunday It’s National Tequila Day!! Can you tell I’m excited?  Let’s celebrate together with this bold blackberry beauty!!    Blackberries hold a very special place in this girl’s heart.   Growing up wild blackberries flooded our backyard, the next door neighbor’s yard and all along the fence of the house on the corner of our street. My mom and Mr. Lee (our next door neighbor) would… 

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Visit me at New Latina!!

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 I’m excited to announce that I will be contributing to New Latina.  With the support of my readers the Sweet Life feature in March for Lime Ice Cream was very well received! I ask you to please join  me in this new exciting adventure. Twice a month I will provide New Latina readers with a quick, healthy and tasty new recipe.  I hope you… 

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Agua de Pepino

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Cucumbers Cucumbers Cucumbers Cucumbers are the spotlight for this edition of Summer Fest.   Cucumbers are refreshing, don’t you think?  I absolutely love having them on hand as remaining “cool as a cucumber”  during a  Texas summer is always a priority. One of my childhood favorite summer treats was thick slices of cucumber splashed with lime and sprinkled with salt.   Now as a busy mom I still… 

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