Rice and Beans
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Kidney Bean & Rice Salad

Red Bean & Rice Salad is perfect for a vegan picnic or BBQ option. This salad is herby and tart plus dairy, wheat and nut free. Best when made a day in advance. [READ MORE]

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Tex Mex Slow Cook Beef

Craving a Chipotle Barbacoa burrito?  This is better!  Cooking braising steak slow and low with lots of spices makes for a tasty meat.  This dish is pretty much hands off – chuck it all into [READ MORE]

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Guacamole

Guacamole, Smashed Avocado Spicy food, especially TexMex, needs a cooling element. This recipe is great because it is simple and adaptable based on how ripe your avocados are and what the use is. I like [READ MORE]

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Cranberry Sangria

Cranberry Sangria is a refreshing, fruity punch that will keep you cool during those long summer nights or keep you satisfied during Dry January. [READ MORE]

blueberry lime spritzer
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Blueberry Lime Spritzer

The addition of Blueberry Syrup turns this drink into a mini-dessert. Adjust the amount of syrup to your preferences to get the balance of sweet and sharp that suits you. [READ MORE]

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Virgin Cosmo

What girl doesn’t love a cosmo?  I am not sure if it is the shape of the glass or the clean taste of high quality vodka that I love more.  But, alas, it is Dry [READ MORE]

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Cherry Limeade

Cherry Limeade, as a mocktail or punch, is tasty for both children and adults. Garnish with mint and lime wedges to make it festive.  It is fizzy like a soda but not too sweet. For [READ MORE]

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Mojito Mocktail

Sparkling, light and tart. A Lime Spritzer is my go-to mocktail. The balance of sweet and sharp is delicious with our family of TexMex recipes. [READ MORE]