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By The Weekend Gourmet This weekend is one of my favorite events – The Super Bowl! For me, it ranks right up there with the Oscars and the Gr...
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Whether you're celebrating Cinco de Mayo or el Dfa de los Muertos, paper flowers are a recognized part of Mexican tradition. The craft of making paper...
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Piñata were once made of clay pottery, but today they're made of papier-mache. The traditional six-point star Piñata of Mexico has been ...
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Colorful blown glass ranks high on the souvenir list of veteran tourists to Mexico. You can shop for classic pieces in the more exclusive city shops o...
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Mexican country style embraces the well-made, hard-wearing furnishings and artifacts that are popular in the Southwestern United States as well as sou...
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A tall, cheerful flower, this annual (grows just one year) offers a fun way to fill the back of a border or add instant color to any landscape. Mexica...
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Go dressy casual when your plans include a visit to Mexico City. Leave the shorts and sleeveless tops at home, however, as they're not appropriate for...
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Don't let the Spanish name fool you: this charming celebration is just as much fun in the snowy North as it is in Mexico and the southwestern U.S., wh...
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Carlos or Juan? Maria or Rosa? Go south of the border to choose a name for your child. Below are some Mexican names for children. Tips: Keep in mi...
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Mexican tulip poppy is a 2-foot-tall plant with yellow flowers that bloom in summer. Steps: 1. Cut off old flowers with scissors or bypass pruners...
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Luscious, silky avocados are a luxurious treat. A vegetable in some parts of the world and a fruit in others, avocados are also incredibly versatile. ...
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Piñatas are colorful, hollow, papier-mache sculptures of animals or other objects. Fill a Piñata with candy and hang it from a tree, and...
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Playing Piñata, a well-known Mexican traditon for generations, is fun for all ages at any kind of party. Kids love it because they get to try t...
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Break out the chips and salsa, you're making frozen margaritas! Call 'em "blended" if you prefer, just serve them as soon as they're made fo...
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The margarita's origin is hazy. Tijuana and Juarez both lay claim to its birth, as do other Mexican locales that are not as well-known. Perhaps Se&plu...
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