Strawberry Moscato Granita


Strawberry Moscato Granita It’s Friday which means only one thing – Cocktail Friday! I’ve been crushing on Moscato lately.  It is just sooo delish I can’t help myself, not to mention it is super versatile.  Moscato can effortlessly be used to create a ton of simply amazing cocktails. Crisp, refreshing and addicting I always have… 

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Spicy Strawberry Margarita – Margarita de Fresa Picante

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  Spicy Strawberry Margarita – Margarita de Fresa Picante   I’m spicing it up this Valentine’s Day with a margarita that is sure to have your loved ones feeling the heat.  Using one of my favorite chiles, dried chile piquins are grinded with sugar to make a sinfully spicy paste that really kicks up the… 

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Quesadilla Dulce con Fresas y Queso


  It’s that time of the year, when love is in the air.  Ahh, the sweet sweet month of February.  I look forward to February.  I believe this is the month where we take those little extra steps to really shower on the as my girls’ say “sticky love.”   Sticky love is in your face, up… 

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Fresas Con Crema


  Hello my fellow food lovers, how was your weekend?  My weekend was tiredly busy- in a good way.  It always amazes me how I can be so busy with the girls’, cleaning, washing, picking up (the same toys), cooking only to realize that I have not left the apartment the whole week.  It’s sad I know, but… 

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Strawberry Tortillas — Blueberry Tortillas


  Chuls suggested we make something “Cool” for July 4th since there would be no fireworks, no festivities, not much of anything since Alex decided to swing by for a quick visit.  Thankfully we were spared the grunt and only had a full day of rain and slow Internet service so we are blessed and no one is complaining.  We are celebrating July… 

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Lavender-Cream Cheese Stuffed Strawberries

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  When we headed out early Saturday morning I wasn’t sure what to expect from the Blanco, Lavender Festival.  This was the festival’s sixth year, so  compared to my hometown’s annual festival the Shrimporee which has grown incredibly each year,  this one was fairly new.   When we arrived we drove past the town square and decided to make… 

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