Grab your tissue and cobija and plan to not answer any phone calls all day as Netflix has added (late Mexican corrido singer) Jenni Riveras telenovela "Mariposa de Barrio" to its streaming network. The 91 episode series, based off the singers book "Unbreakable", is a look into the life of Jenni Rivera. The drama series keeps you hooked by watching Jenni struggle with a teen pregnancy, a toxic abusive relationship, sexual abuse, rape, family trials, infidelity and stardom.
Watch on Netflix.
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Cheech Marin has received the green light from Riverside, CA's city council. A proposed plan was approved for The Cheech Marin Center for Chicano Art, Culture, & Industry adding a planned renovation to the former city library which will house the centers works of art. They've also agreed to provide $1 million in annual funding to cover operating costs under a 25-year contract. This is a monumental moment for Cheech Marin met by 3 council members disapproval of the project. Cheech has gathered over 700 pieces of art through the years.
February is normally peak time for the flu season and this year we are dealing with an ongoing Coronavirus in the air. Caldo de res (beef soup) has been a Mexican "cure all" for getting through seasonal illness or hangovers for centuries. It's nutrients from the bone marrow , cabbage, chayote, corn, carrots, calabacitas, potato, onion, garlic, cilantro and additional vegetables of your choice, is sure to heal the soul and put the family to sleep after eating a bowl. My abuela used to say that caldo had magical powers that will take all my sickness away. 40 years later, this soup has helped get through the roughest days of an illness.
Mexican Caldo de Res (Cosido)| Beef Soup
Ingredients 5 Liter of Water (20 cups of water or 1 1/2 Gallons) 4-6 Pounds of Beef Soup Bones- Hueso de Res 6 Pounds Beef Chuck Roast- Trozo De Diezmillo de Res 3 Tbs Salt ( Start with 2 Tbs and adjust to taste) 1 Whole Garlic 2-3 Green Onions 3-4 Potatoes 3-4 Carrots 3 Small zucchinis 2 Whole Corns 1-2 Chayotes 1/2 Cabbage
Optional : Lime or Lemon
20-15 Green Beans
1 Anaheim Pepper
Corn Tortilla , White or Mexican rice
Chiltepin- Pepper Flakes
*Please adjust water measurement to your pot *If you want a stronger flavored broth, cook your bones for 2 Hrs before adding beef
The perfect blend of sabor!
Add a little Adobo to your guacamole. Delicioso!
Sofrito for the perfect arroz con gandules!