How We Do Award Shows

I don’t remember exactly when or how it started. I mean I kind of remember.

The babies were itty bitty. And my friends, Briya and Miss wanted to come over to visit the cutest twins ever born. And there happened to be an award show on? The Oscars maybe? I don’t remember. Mama Brain.

And then they came over again the next award show. Because hey, we like an excuse for a party!

And now it’s a thing. And we moved to a bigger place. And the babies are not itty bitty anymore. And more people come.

But for me, not only is it an excuse to have fun visiting with my friends.

But it’s an excuse to show my friends love through my cooking. And trying new recipes.

Oh and there’s some wine. Or margaritas. Or something.

This is how we did the Emmys.

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This is how we do the #Emmys! Made by me from stuff from @freshandeasy

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Appetizers – chips, salsa from Fresh & Easy, and my homemade guacamole; figs with honey goat cheese wrapped in prosciutto; salami, white cheddar cheese and sea salt crackers.

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Dinner and dessert for the #Emmys

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Dinner – Tostadas made with my slow cooked Mexican roast and all the fixings

Dessert – chocolate cupcakes with caramel cream cheese frosting

I love the tradition we created!

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  1. Miss says:

    It was the 2011 Oscars. Because Flickr told me so lol. I love our traditions and excuses to see each other as often as possible. Because I love you dearly. And I love what you make me to eat. You’re an amazing cook and an even better friend!

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