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Spicy Pulled Pork Baked Taquitos with Cool Avocado Cream Dipping Sauce

Baked Pork Taquitos with Cilantro Avocado Dipping Sauce

Today’s post is part of my partnership with the California Avocado commission.     I want to talk about spicy pulled slow cooker pork wrapped up in tortillas and baked until crisp, then dipped in creamy, somewhat zingy, avocado dipping sauce. Let’s talk about easy, delicious, and perfect for your Cinco de Mayo fiesta! One… 

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How to Make The Best Damn Guacamole Ever

molcajete guacamole | A Southern Fairytale

It’s no secret that guacamole is one of my favorite foods.  I’m constantly checking in at Mexican restaurants, tweeting and instagramming with the #guactribe hashtag, and devouring guacamole by the bowl-ful. Some of my favorite memories, biggest belly laughs, deepest soul baring conversations, and silliest moments have happened over a dish of guacamole. So when… 

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Winner, Winner {Avocado} Dinner: California Avocados Cinco de Mayo Recipe Fiesta Winners

Mango and Teriyaki Chicken Salad with Ginger Poppyseed dressing-

Y’all absolutely made my mouth water with the recipes that y’all came up with and shared for the California Avocado Cinco de Mayo Recipe Fiesta. Seriously y’all – go check out the recipes. It’s entirely possible that I bookmarked every. single. recipe.  As an added bonus, I discovered some absolutely delicious new (to me) food… 

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Crunchy Avocado Stuffed Quinoa Fritters

Quinoa Crusted Avocado Fritters

  photo courtesy of the California Avocado Commission   This recipe actually requires a moment of silence. … {moment} … These fritters are that good.  Ridiculously, insanely, deliciously, marvelously, wonderfully yummy These were one of the first treats served Friday night at the Food Workshop hosted by the California Avocado Commission at EVO. In case… 

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Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 41}

Chick-Fil-A-Nuggets | Life With The Crust Off

Hey y’all – it’s Monday, again.   I swear it was just a minute ago that I was sitting in that hotel room in Galveston putting the finishing touches on last week’s Mouthwatering Mondays and counting down the hours until we took off on our Eastern Caribbean Cruise. Today, I’m sitting surrounded by suitcases and trinkets,… 

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Basic Guacamole Recipe

How to Make Guacamole

With Cinco De Mayo peering it’s festive head around the corner, the twittersphere has been ripe with people chatting about Guacamole and Fajitas and Backyard Celebrations. This got my mouth watering so off to the store I went to get some avocados and cilantro, so that I could make my own Guacamole. The key to… 

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{deconstructed migas}

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I want to thank California Avocados for sponsoring this post, and helping me to share my passion for avocados and delicious food with y’all. I vividly remember my first Migas experience.  It was at Kerby Lane Cafe in North Austin, and they were truly mouthwateringly delectable.  Soft buttery scrambled eggs tossed with crisp strips of… 

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This Week in Happiness {Week 2}


Happy Sunday, y’all! ” Celebrate what you want to see more of ” ~ Tom Peters   I love focusing on the happy and finding the beauty in life.  I know that I mentioned it last week, but I feel that I must mention it again, Karen’s Create 2014 is making me extremely happy.   It’s… 

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Pink Grapefruit Guacamole

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I want to thank California Avocados for sponsoring this post, and helping me to share my passion for avocados and delicious food with y’all. It’s no secret that I have a major love for guacamole.  We even have a #guactribe hashtag on twitter

Mouthwatering Mondays {Week 7}

Freshly Picked California Avocado

Happy Monday, y’all. I can’t believe it’s Monday again!  The past weeks since coming home from BlogHer Food in Austin have been crazy!  After the MacBook Hard Drive Crash of Death I was left without a computer for about 5 days, which y’all know is an eternity.  Thank goodness for my sweet Nathan.  He understood… 

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