Mexican Chocolate Sopapilla Cheesecake

   With Cinco de Mayo coming up, I thought I would make another dessert that would be great for the holiday or for anytime.  I love making food for Cinco de Mayo but usually do not do anything else to celebrate.  The only year that I really celebrated was the year that my last day of finals for … [Read more...]

Cinco de Mayo Recipe Roundup

Tomorrow is Cinco de Mayo.  I heard on the radio this morning that the reason for the celebration of Cinco de Mayo is because on May 5, 1862 the Mexican army beat the French at the Battle of Puebla.   There is your historical lesson for the day.  To me Cinco de Mayo is all about celebrating Mexican … [Read more...]

Cranberry Strawberry Margarita Punch

I haven't had many alcoholic drinks since I had my son, so I am always looking for fun non alcoholic drinks .  This punch tastes great.  I love the combination of cranberry, strawberry, orange, and lime flavors.  Also, it is so easy to make! This punch is great for Cinco de Mayo or a great punch to … [Read more...]

Sausage Enchiladas

 This meal is a good meal for Cinco de Mayo or for any night when you need an easy dinner. These enchiladas were really good and easy to make. My husband really liked this meal and said that he liked them better than other enchiladas he has had.  I really liked that they were made with sausage, it … [Read more...]

Strawberry Margarita Frozen Pie

When I made this pie, we took to my in-laws house for dessert.  My mother-in-law loved it.  She said that this was one of the best desserts that she has ever had and that she wanted me to make this for her next birthday.  Since her birthday is almost a year away, I thought this was a pretty big … [Read more...]

Margarita Chicken

I can't believe that May is next week, this year has gone really fast.  Next week is Cinco de Mayo.  This chicken is a perfect meal for Cinco de Mayo.  It has a really good mix of saltiness and sweetness.  Make sure that you add the salt because otherwise the chicken will be really sweet.   This is … [Read more...]