Category Archives: Mexico

Day of The Dead…Is Dead

Let us give the last rites to a cultural tradition that has slipped away from us. I’m old enough to remember when Dia de Muertos practices started to cross over into the American mainstream culture. Some optimistic Chicanos thought it … Continue reading

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Secret Huevos

This is one of the best breakfast-es I’ve had in a long time. Huevo estrellados cooked in a ranchero sauce with rajas, queso, and crema. A sort of huevos en cazuela, though these are named after the restaurant. I plan … Continue reading

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Huevos Rancheros: La Llamarada – World Cup Edition

Last week I cooked up some breakfast for a World Cup party. Today I just wanted something easier. Time to order from an old favorite, La Llamarada!

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Mexico Colors

I was busy early this morning making some breakfast for a World Cup viewing party, and then I realized my food looked like the flag of the team I was cheering: red, white, and green. Plus there was a whole … Continue reading

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Sacred Heart Fiesta 2010

I was driving by the Sacred Heart Fiesta the other day and just happened to have my camera. So I took a few pics. Come along!

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Huevos Rancheros: Guanajuato Edition

Do my HR reviews even make sense anymore? They’re all over the place. I certainly seem to have dropped the ball on this endeavor. If you recall, I started this lil’ project 3 years ago just to keep track of … Continue reading

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