CINCO DE MAYO RECIPE: Pineapple Margarita

We’ve received plenty of Margarita recipes this “Cinco de Mayo season.” But when is a Margarita not a Margarita? A Margarita is more than a fruity tequila-based drink. It combines tequila with lime juice and Cointreau (or other orange liqueur) with a salted rim. Here’s the history of the Margarita and the original Margarita recipe.…
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MOTHER’S DAY: Wellness Kitchen Mats

If your mother (wife, daughter, etc.) spends a lot of time standing on a hard kitchen floor, improve her life instantly with a Welllness Mat. Every person who’s stood on our Wellness Mat and has purchased one. (No, we’re not commissioned salespeople, although we did receive one as a gift.) The revolutionary anti-fatigue floor mats…
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CINCO DE MAYO RECIPE: Mexican Lasagne

Mexican lasagne, a crowd-pleasing recipe. Photo courtesy Taste Of Home.   Here’s a fun and tasty Tex-Mex comfort food dish for Cinco de Mayo, from Taste Of Home: Mexican lasagne, which adds Mexican flavors to the classic Italian dish. Serve it with a big green salad. The correct spelling of the word, by the way,…
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TOP PICK OF THE WEEK: Gourmet Chocolate Bars From Jcoco

Just in time for Mother’s Day gift-giving comes a new line of gourmet chocolate bars. They’re made by an old hand in the industry, the founder of Seattle Chocolate. It’s the best thing the company has done to date, a new degree of sophistication and elegance from a popular regional chocolatier. Every detail, from the…
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TIP OF THE DAY: Hot Sauce Ice Cream Cocktail Shake

Photo courtesy Jimador Tequila.   Today’s tip concerns thinking outside the box. Have you ever had ice cream and hot sauce? If it sounds strange, try this cocktail from El Jimador Tequila. Ratchet up the heat on Cinco de Mayo with a “hot” ice cream cocktail. The recipe includes ice cream, coffee liqueur, tequila, mango…
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