Special Occasions & Holidays

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Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Swirl Brownies

By Marla Meridith / June 5th

When you have a craving for chocolate and peanut butter then you have to satisfy it asap! In walks my Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Swirl Brownies. They are the ultimate dessert or snack when you hit that mid-day slump. My kids were so excited to come home from school to munch on these brownies. I'm sure they will be asked ...Read More

Recipe Video: Strawberry Basil Moscow Mules

By Marla Meridith / May 23rd

One of the ways I can tell when you guys love a recipe is when it's been pinned over and over again. That's the case with my Strawberry Basil Moscow Mules. Whenever I make them for my friends (and this video crew) people just love them. It's going to be steamy hot for the next few months, so having cocktail recipes ...Read More

Vegetarian Black Bean Tostadas

By Marla Meridith / May 22nd

In the summer months, we tend to eat a bit lighter and I often prefer meatless options. These Vegetarian Black Bean Tostadas are a wonderfully filling meal and promise me, you won't miss the meat at all. Homemade pico de gallo, guacamole and refried beans make this a complete meal. If you are in a serious time pinch, you can purchase ...Read More

Perfect Refried Beans

By Marla Meridith / May 21st

Refried beans are a staple and a basic in Mexican cuisine. They are a super flavorful way to enjoy beans, they are healthy and packed with protein. Serve with all of your favorite Mexican dishes. Using these beans for protein instead of meat or seafood is a great option for vegetarians and #MeatlessMonday You can use canned pinto or black ...Read More

The Best Recipes for Your Memorial Day BBQ

By Marla Meridith / May 17th

On the last Monday in May is Memorial Day here in the USA. It's a time of remembrance for all those who served our country in the military and a time to celebrate the beginning of summer with family and friends. Celebrating the new season means you've gotta have lots of delicious food & drink on hand. Are you hosting ...Read More

Brigadeiros {Brazilian Fudge Balls}

By Marla Meridith / May 11th

Happy Friday! What are your weekend plans? We will be enjoying the great outdoors now that it finally Spring here in Telluride, CO. We will also be making another few batches of these Brigadeiros. Have you ever tried these Brazilian treats? Chocolate lovers, you will be smitten with this recipe. They are so delicious, quick and easy to prepare. If ...Read More

10 Favorite Mexican Recipes!

By Marla Meridith / May 3rd

Mexican food is delicious no matter what time of the year. It's fresh, filled with flavor and is really simple to prepare in the comfort of your own home. I have rounded up some of my tastiest recipes that have been great hits with YOU over the past few years. Happy cooking & Happy Cinco de Mayo if you are ...Read More

Recipes for an Awesome Mother’s Day Brunch

By Marla Meridith / May 1st

With Mother's Day around the corner (Sunday, May 13th) it's time to wrap your head around what mom might like to eat & drink for a festive brunch. After all, you do need to show her how much you love her!   Are you not cooking? That's great too, everyone needs some relaxation! If your family is celebrating you, then ...Read More

Quick & Easy Avocado Cilantro Dressing

By Marla Meridith / April 20th

This Quick & Easy Avocado Cilantro Dressing is one of my all-time favorite salad dressings. It's just as great on pasta salads as it is on a fresh green salad. Toss it with rice or barley, top your favorite fish with it...the uses are endless. In less than 5 minutes you can have this dressing ready to go, which means you ...Read More

Kale, Bacon & Cheddar Quesadillas

By Marla Meridith / April 17th

You can have these delicious Kale, Bacon & Cheddar Quesadillas at the ready in under 30 minutes. This recipe is perfect for entertaining or easy weeknight meals. I always like to make extra for lunch the next day. Bookmark also for Game Day & Cinco de Mayo parties. I've been so inspired to cook all kinds of Southwest and Mexican food lately ...Read More