Sopapillas!

Sopapillas!
Did you know the sopapilla, or sopaipilla, and the strudel were the official State Pastries of Texas from 2003 to 2005? Well, It’s true! You can even check out the official document here, which describes sopapillas as having “historic origins and universal appeal; embraced today by Texans of every ethnic...

Aguas Frescas

Aguas Frescas
    Today is your lucky day, my friends. It’s National Relaxation Day! Now there’s a national day I’m sure we all can get behind. To celebrate ― ‘cause we love celebrations around here ― I’ve rounded up some simple and easy recipes for you to enjoy. Whoever came up with...

Big Red Cake

Big Red Cake
Confession: I’m not a baker ― not even in the slightest sense of the word. In fact, I don’t think I’ve ever baked a cake in my entire life. (End confession.) Whew. OK. That felt better! In honor of a family member’s upcoming birthday this week, however, I decided it’s...

H-E-B's Concha Breakfast Sandwich Recipe Is Puro Goodness

H-E-B's Concha Breakfast Sandwich Recipe Is Puro Goodness
You guys! H-E-B has a recipe to a concha breakfast sandwich, and I totally just tried it!  H-E-B, the San Antonio-based supermarket chain, recently posted the recipe, which has gotten over 12,000 likes and nearly 5,000 shares, to its Facebook page. The recipe ― which calls for mustard, bacon guacamole, bacon, pepper jack cheese, and an egg...