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Recipe Review: Pinata Sugar Cookies

I found this recipe online at sheknows.com - it's a sugar cookie that when you break it open, has a candy surprise inside, mimicking a Mexican pinata. I thought this was such a creative idea that I just had to try it out! My bestie, Samantha threw a Cinco de Mayo-themed birthday party for her… Continue reading Recipe Review: Pinata Sugar Cookies

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Agua Fresca: Simple Horchata Mexican Rice Drink Recipe (for Cinco de Mayo)

By Amber Keiper My mother taught me this easy horchata recipe because she knows how much I love this "agua fresca" (refreshing flavored water). There are many flavors of agua fresca. Some of my favorites are: jamaica (a tart drink made from hibiscus flowers), fresas (strawberries), sandia (watermelon), melon (cantalope) and of course, horchata, made… Continue reading Agua Fresca: Simple Horchata Mexican Rice Drink Recipe (for Cinco de Mayo)

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4 Easy Steps To An Authentic Cinco de Mayo Fiesta (That Your Guests Will Love!)

By Amber Keiper & Jennie Ramirez The weather’s getting warmer and many people are happy to start getting back outdoors to enjoy the sunshine. How about a Cinco de Mayo-inspired party for your friends and family? It will help to cure their cabin fever! Cinco de Mayo is Spanish for “the 5th of May” and… Continue reading 4 Easy Steps To An Authentic Cinco de Mayo Fiesta (That Your Guests Will Love!)