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Wednesday, November 14th, 2012

Strange Tale of Road Trips That Never go Anywhere

By Oscar Barajas, NewsTaco Back in the good old, waning days leading to graduation, everyone wanted to be friends. People who had otherwise ignored you or taken you for granted for the past three and a half years all of a sudden wanted to be friends. All of a sudden everyone wanted to keep in

Friday, March 23rd, 2012

Sweet Hibiscus Martinis

By Aurora Ibarra TGIF! Time to kick back at the end of the week and enjoy a long deserved drink. In an attempt to make things a bit healthier, I made hibiscus martinis! Replacing all the fake...

Thursday, March 8th, 2012

I Love My Alcoholic Husband, Should I Take Him Back?

Dear Martha, I’m very sad, my husband — who I love very much — is an alcoholic. We have a two year-old daughter and this last holiday season, he became very intoxicated. I kicked him out of the house, because...

Friday, December 30th, 2011

What Will Your New Year’s Resolutions Be In 2012?

Most people have already started making their list of resolutions and changes that will be their best intentions for the New Year. The beginning of a year motivates many to improve their lifestyle on a physical, social,...

Wednesday, December 28th, 2011

The Top 5 Cures For La Cruda

We all know it’s coming, New Year’s is on the weekend this year, and it’s bound to be a doozy. But, we can help. Here are the most common cures for that cruda (that means hangover). 1.)...

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

On Halloween, Oscar The Grouch Almost Got Beat Up By Gandhi

I started celebrating Halloween a little early this year. I went to a party dressed as Oscar The Grouch, he of “Sesame Street” fame. I was expecting to fly under the radar at a party while rubbing...

Monday, October 31st, 2011

“Bloody” Pomegranate Margaritas

By Melissa Pitts Happy Halloween! While you hand out candy, watch a scary movie (or watch the football game!) this year, why not enjoy a bright red, “bloody” margarita? This drink uses bottled pomegranate juice, a splash...

Thursday, October 20th, 2011

How Do I Prevent My Sister From Becoming An Alcoholic?

Dear Martha: I feel terrible because of recent events in my life. I’m 27 and my sister is about to turn 20. We’re both affected by the behavior of our parents, but in very different ays. They...

Wednesday, September 14th, 2011

Las Ladies De Polanco: Drunk Women Vs. Mexico City Police

By Alejandra Garza de Gutierrez A little over two weeks ago, two very drunk, very belligerent women made national news here in Mexico. Out for a Saturday night on the town, these two individuals were stopped by Mexico...

Tuesday, August 30th, 2011

The Top 6 Reasons You “Need” A Drink

We’ve all been there. You know, really you just want a drink, but for whatever reason (shame, guilt, vergüenza, pudor, etc.) you feel like you have to make up a logical argument about how it’s not a...

Tuesday, August 23rd, 2011

Mexican Americans The Next Wave Of CA Winemakers

So Mexican-Americans are a rising subset of winemakers in California, according to a new report and the success of a newly formed organization, Napa Valley Mexican-American Vintners Association. Interesante, ¿no? The group’s mission according to their website is:...

Friday, August 12th, 2011

Tamarind Margaritas

By Melissa Pitts While we’ve already brought you tamarind martinis, we can’t leave out tamarind margaritas this summer. This is a great twist on the traditional lime margarita and the chili rimmed glass completes the spicy-sweet punch....

Tuesday, July 12th, 2011

Sara’s Yummy Michelada Recipe

So if you recall, we recently posted a michelada story, introducing this scrumptious Mexican concoction of beer and spices some call “a Bloody Mary with beer.” We received such a positive response from that story, and then...

Thursday, June 2nd, 2011

Coors’ Message To Puerto Ricans: You’re All Drunks

You may or may not have heard of this campaign yet, but for the annual Puerto Rican Day Parade, sponsor MillerCoors decided to run ads saying “Emborícuate.” Now, if you speak a little Spanish you know that...

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