Feliz Cinco de Mayo!

We ought to celebrate Cinco de Mayo, one of the most important Mexican holidays that is celebrated on this day. The victory of the Mexican army in what is also remembered as the Battle of La Puebla against the French. You'll find all sorts of mexican delicious recipes and famous dishes being cooked all over the U.S. to honor the Mexican heritage on this festive day. ...more

Cinco de Mayo Round Up

It's Cinco de Mayo Eve!...more

Fil-American community spirit unites behind Pacquiao

The party at the house of Kay Antone ...more

Six Great Gifts Deserving Moms on Mother’s Day

This Mother’s Day, make mom feel special and show her how much you care with these six great gifts, just for her.A Stitch in Time...more

Spring party appetizer: Vegetable garden dip

I wasn’t planning on posting a new recipe today, but I made this vegetable garden dip for a spring potluck at work yesterday and couldn’t resist snapping a few photos!...more

Fifty Recipes: Mother's Day All Day

Mother’s Day is right around the corner. I have no idea where I’ll be this year. My younger son finishes finals hundreds of miles away the day before. I think he’ll need help getting all of his crap stuff home so it’s possible I’ll be on the road.For those of you not spending Mother’s Day in a car, I hope you have something great planned. And since I’m not putting together my own celebration this year, I may as well help you plan yours....more

Kentucky Derby Round Up

It may be the fastest 2 minutes in sports, but you still have time to plan a little get together around the Kentucky Derby...it is Saturday, you know.  So gather some family and friends, a non-alcoholic Mint Julep, some traditional Southern cuisine, a fancy hat and some horseshoes....more

The Ultimate Cinco de Mayo Menu Planner

Cinco de Mayo is next Tuesday, and you know what that means: It's time to fiesta! Aside from Southern food, Mexican food is my favorite cuisine, so naturally Cinco de Mayo is one of my favorite holidays. I'm not typically one to post a roundup for every holiday and occasion. However, I have so many Mexican-inspired recipes here that I just love so much, and I want to help you plan the ultimate menu for the holiday. So whether you are throwing a big blowout or just enjoying some Mexican food at home, I've got you covered. ...more
Yum, yum, and yum again! It will have to be Cinco de Mayo every day of May and even into ...more

Chicken and black bean tostadas

It’s official: tostada Tuesdays are now a thing in our house.  Next Tuesday also happens to be Cinco de Mayo!  How’s that for a coincidence?Cinco de Mayo isn’t as big a thing in Canada compared to the States (and Mexico, obviously), but it’s a fun excuse to cook up some Mexican-inspired eats. ...more