Pinto Bean Chowder


Growing up the norm in our house was a pot of beans.  Well, not much has changed as I each week make a pot of beans for my family.   Beans aside from being a Hispanic staple are versatile in meal planning.  The possibilities for beans are endless, appetizers, breakfast, brunch, sides, soups and even desserts, yes desserts… 

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     Alex in upon us, thankful we are not  in the direct path but we are expecting substantial rain and loss of electricity.  So I will be completely offline until the weather clears.  I leave you with some of my favorite  recipes for inspiration for your upcoming celebration’s. I send you love and keep those in Alex’s path in… 

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Roasted Corn


One afternoon hubby and I  drove into town to make our weekly purchase of diapers, this is when we lived in Driscoll and we would make the 20 minute drive to Corpus Christi to have access to larger stores.