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Avocado Corn Cakes

Breakfast just got a kicked up a notch with these Avocado Corn Cakes they are so delicious, they are enjoyed with syrup or sour cream appealing to both the sweet and savory breakfast lovers… these are great for brinner too…you know breakfast at dinner time, Not going to lie here….I couldn’t stop eating them, neither…

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verde chicken risotto @createdbydiane

Verde Chicken Risotto with How to Video

  Well it’s back to school around here and that means… crazy weeknight schedules… dinners need to be easy and loved by all.   I think it’s funny when you have a conversation about something and then a day later it seems like your having the same conversation with someone else. That happened to me…

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Mexican french Bread Pizza from @createdbydiane.jpg

Mexican French Bread Pizza

French Bread Pizza gets an updated twist. Crusty French Bread gets slathered with refried beans and topped with some taco favorites. A great appetizer, snack or main dish everyone will be asking you to make more of these. Perfect for parties and get togethers. They can be assembled ahead of time and only take minutes to bake. It’s very…

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tropical avocado smoothie @createdbydiane

Tropical Avocado Smoothie

A fruit smoothies like no other. Really there is avocado, pineapple and coconut in this delicious smoothie. Perfect for Cinco de Mayo or to whip up and enjoy anytime. I love pineapple and coconut together, it’s such a wonderful taste. I’ve made Grilled Cake and Pineapple that is a super-fun! A really popular quick and…

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Frozen Margarita Pie Recipe with Tequilla

Frozen Strawberry Margarita Pie

Strawberry Margaritas are my moms favorite and I just knew I had to make a pie for her to enjoy on Mother’s Day. Combining the flavor of a frozen strawberry Margarita into a pie only left me with one dilemma….what type of crust to make for it. I like my margaritas with a salted rim and so…

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Jalapeno Stuffed Cornbread with bacon, tamale

Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno, Cheese and Bacon

Cornbread Tamale Bites with Jalapeno Cheese and Bacon Bite sized comfort food! It’s actually cooled off a few nights here and feels like Fall. Well at night it does, it the daytime it’s still in the 80’s. I love Fall, but still have trouble with the whole daylight saving concept. It’s getting dark early, they…

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Bean-Dip

Bean Dip

Bean Dip It’s no secret I love Mexican food, and since we live in Southern California there are loads of opportunities to get it.  There are always tortillas in my fridge, to wrap around scrambled eggs or just o heat up and enjoy with butter. I love Steak Tacos  and making Cilantro Lime Sauce to top…

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non-fried-icecream

Non-Fried Fried Ice Cream

Have you had fried ice cream before? Isn’t it so delicious. Crispy, cool and sweet with a delicious cinnamon flavor.   I stopped by Smart and Final and Picked up what I needed. First Street Honey Nut Tasteeos, Tortillas and First Street Ice Cream it was $2.49. I had the chocolate syrup and cherries. I set…

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