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[11 May 2011 | 2 Comments | ]
Mexico’s Cuisine: A Way for a Merrier World

J.R.R. Tolkien once said, “If more of us valued food and cheer and song above hoarded gold, it would be a merrier world”. 
Maybe Mexico’s high regard for food explains it merry character and its unique UNESCO’S recognition as Intangible Cutural Heritage for humanity should also be seen as a lesson to follow. In any case, Mexico is definitely more than “what meets the eye” and therefore the America’s Champion for Cultural Heritage.
When it comes to choices, enjoying and learning might transform into a solo word that would describe the …

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[31 May 2009 | No Comment | ]
Mexican salsa maker honored

The West Virginia District Office of the U.S. Small Business Administration has singled out a Charleston salsa maker for honors.
Maria Magdalena “Maggie” De La Cruz Cook-Garcia has been named the West Virginia Small Business Administration’s “2009 Young Entrepreneur of the Year.”
Cook-Garcia is the owner and operator of Maggie’s Salsa, a salsa that is unusual because it is never cooked. Cook-Garcia learned how to make the salsa when she was growing up in Mexico, helping prepare meals for her 68 siblings, most of whom were adopted by her parents, who run …