String up the Lights. Queue the Mariachi Music.
Let the Fiesta begin and ‘Celebrate with 8’ for Cinco De Mayo!
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Let’s start out with some history. Here are 15 Facts You Need to Know About Cinco De Mayo from My Heart of Mexico.
Add some heat to your morning with these Huevos Rancheros from Pip & Ebby. Now that’s a ‘Wake up call’.
Fruit Salsa with Cinnamon Crisps from Spend With Pennies is perfectly sweet & crunchy.
Nonie’s Custom Creations, a Michigan Based Etsy shop, has these adorable Margarita Paper Clips to keep your party invites organized.
Well Plated by Erin has an appetizer that is sure to please your party goers, Spicy Shrimp Guacamole Bites. Bite sized tortilla chips are the perfect vehicle for these spicy treats.
My husband LOVES these Smothered Beef Barbacoa Chimichangas from The Chunky Chef. Tender meat, crispy tortillas smothered with cheese sauce. It’s the perfect combination.
How Sweet It Is asks the question, ‘Why have a regular margarita when you can have a Fresh Strawberry Coconut Margarita?’ This is next level right here.
For dessert treat yourself to this Caramel Macchiato Tres Leches Cake from ABC’s & Garden Peas. I won’t spill the secret ingredient.
Pour a nice cold beverage to cool your tongue after a spicy meal. Celebrate.