Recipe: Biscochitos

Recipe: Biscochitos

 “This is a just one of several variations that I have. My grandmother and mother used the traditional lard to make these biscochitos. In those days, there was no oil or any other type of fat.” -Helen Mariscal  Helen Mariscal is locally known for her mouthwatering...
Recipe: Pumpkin Empanadas

Recipe: Pumpkin Empanadas

Many Hispanic families and restaurants serve a traditional pastry called empanadas, made by folding dough over a stuffing. While Helen Mariscal shared this recipe for pumpkin empanadas, any number of ingredients can be used as filling instead. Empanadas can be made...
A Back to School Treat: Big Cookie

A Back to School Treat: Big Cookie

Surprise your kids with this giant cookie inscribed with a sweet Back-To-School or Good Luck message for an upcoming event. It’s sure to make an impression and curb a sweet tooth craving at the same time! 2 sticks butter 3/4 cup brown sugar 3/4 cup white sugar...
Fun Back to School Traditions

Fun Back to School Traditions

Making back-to-school fun and memorable doesn’t have to mean hours of work, loads of money, or even tons of creativity. We compiled a list of fun, affordable, easy ways to make going back to school a little more fun! Fashion Show We love this idea from...