Dining and Recipes

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes

These rich, delicious treats will be the highlight of your next party, celebration of family get-together! Mexican Hot Chocolate Cupcakes and Cinnamon Dulce de Leche Cupcakes celebrate the flavors o . . .

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Apple Cider Cake

Apple Cider Cake

Your family will love this delicious autumn treat—rich, moist apple cider cake, frosted with apple cinnamon frosting. Thank you to local food blogger, The Seaside Baker, for sharing your recipe wi . . .

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Delicious Apple Recipes

Delicious Apple Recipes

Nothing says fall like delicious, crisp apples. Here are awesome apple recipes to help celebrate the fall season -- apple cider donuts, apple pie filling in a jar, apple cider sangria and more! Whet . . .

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10 Easy & Nutritious Afterschool Snacks

10 Easy & Nutritious Afterschool Snacks

My daughter eats lunch at school at 10:30 in the morning. Afternoon snacks are not given. She’s starving by the time she gets home from school at 4:00, but the rest of the family isn’t home and . . .

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Confessions of a Weekday Vegan

Confessions of a Weekday Vegan

A semi-vegan approach for healthy kids and a healthy planet Scroll down for a list of kid-friendly vegan meal ideas. For the third time in my adult life, I’ve rewritten my weekly shopping list t . . .

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San Diego’s Best Family-Friendly Wineries

San Diego’s Best Family-Friendly Wineries

Wineries and vineyards provide the perfect ambiance for a relaxing outing. Many San Diego establishments have gone out of their way to create a family-friendly vibe or host events that welcome childre . . .

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San Diego’s Best Family-Friendly Breweries

San Diego’s Best Family-Friendly Breweries

It took me six weeks after giving birth to twins to get back to a brewery. Believe me, I wanted to go sooner, but a few things got in the way (mostly two infants). We loved going to breweries before t . . .

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Apple Cider Sangria

Apple Cider Sangria

  It’s apple-picking season and local food blogger, The Seaside Baker, is sharing her easy recipe for a delicious fall drink just for adults. Make a batch of Apple Cider Sangria (you can even . . .

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Chicken-Chile Pozole

Chicken-Chile Pozole

Melissa d'Arabian's Chicken-Chile PozoleThis brothy Mexican soup is chock-full of hominy, mild dried chiles, and shredded chicken or pork. Shredded chicken and mild New Mexico dried red chiles make . . .

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Authentic Mexican Street Corn

Authentic Mexican Street Corn

This Mexican Street Corn is made by grilling corn on the cob and coating it with a mixture of mayonnaise, sour cream, Cotija cheese, chili powder and lime. Also known as elote, this easy-to-make Mex . . .

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