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Cool Beans

“Want some tacos or tamales?”
“Cool Beans!”

There is a new vegan food truck trailer in Austin at East 7th Eats trailer park spot. Cool Beans is an all vegan, organic Mexican food truck, and we had our very first food truck experience there during our first few days in Austin. 316 more words


Pork Tamales with Green Sauce

So I have been really behind with everything I have wanted to do between school and a sick baby the past few days. I am  440 more words

Stay At Home Mom

C+T / Alma Café

One of the first things we do in a new city is scope out the food scene. For both of us, knowing where to get a decent linguine pesto or chicken tikka is essential to our overall happiness. 641 more words


Crock Pot Pulled Pork

My husband is Mexican so the past 5 years that we have been together I have had to learn how to cook some of the more traditional dishes that he is used to eating. 566 more words



I’ve been wanting to make tamales ever since I didn’t get to taste them on our trip to Costa Rica a few years ago.  We were the only family in our tour van and our guide pointed to a location in one of the villages we were passing through.  745 more words

Latin Recipes

It Ain't Real Mexican Food If They Don't Put an Egg On It

My first experience of the Mexican food of the Southwest did not really come in Texas. Sure, Austin has excellent food trucks and many of those food trucks serve tasty tacos, but they weren’t the kind of tacos that made me stop eating at Chipotle. 288 more words


18. Paint Something

This past summer I re did my whole bedroom. I was inexplicably suffocating in there, looking around at the way things had been forever. The walls, the contents, my clothes, everything made me want to scream with frustration for no apparent reason. 1,308 more words