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It’s Barbecue Weather – Tips from Mexico Posted by on Jun 25, 2020

Summer is here and for many of those, this means we can eat outside enjoying el clima cálido and nuestros jardines. In this post, I want to explore barbecue related vocabulary and give you some consejos on how to make your cook out más Mexicano! El Norte I grew up in the Texas-Mexico border and carne asada or barbecue…

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Forbes Most Powerful Women in Mexico Posted by on Jun 18, 2020

Forbes magazine recently released its list of Las 100 Mujeres Poderosas de México 2020 or the 100 most powerful women of Mexico. The women on thee list come from a variety of industrias or industries and their contributions are varied. In this post, I want to explore some of the women on the list. Yalitza Aparicio Yalitza…

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Cooking in Lockdown: Enchiladas Posted by on May 28, 2020

Last September, I purchased some delicious chiles poblanos to make Chile en Nogada. I had a few leftover that I have been safeguarding ever since waiting for the right recipe. My abuelita had the answer to this: enchiladas! La receta Enchiladas are a very versatile dish in Mexico. You can have so many variations of this dish…

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Cooking in Spanish Posted by on Nov 8, 2018

One of my priorities when traveling is food. What do people eat there and how do I get in on the fun? Food varies so much in Spanish speaking countries that it would require endless blog posts to cover all. In this post, I am going to cover some of the basic vocabulary related to…

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Receta de torrijas de Semana Santa Posted by on Aug 27, 2015

Hoy aprenderemos a preparar un postre típico de España para Semana Santa. Se trata de torrijas, preparadas por sor Liliana y sor Beatriz de Bocaditos de cielo. Today we are going to learn how to prepare a typical Spanish dessert for Easter. These are the torrijas, prepared by sister Liliana and sister Beatriz of Bocaditos…

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