Friday, November 18, 2016

December 2016 Calendar of Events in Riverside County

Make-A-Wish Celebrates National the Believe Campaign in the Inland Empire   Through Dec. 24
“Believers” of all ages can mail a letter to Santa at the big red letterbox at any local Macy’s store or online at For every letter received, in store or online, Macy’s will donate $1 to Make-A-Wish, up to $1 million, to help grant the wishes of children with life-threatening medical conditions.
Macy’s at Galleria at Tyler 3500 Tyler Street, Riverside

Original Christmas Tree Lane   Nov. 25-Dec. 18
Come on by and check out our beautiful holiday Christmas trees with over $1,000.00 in gifts.  Proceeds from this event benefit: The Boys & Girls Club of Southwest County, Student of the Month Scholarships, Boy Scouts, Wildomar Rotary Club student training program and other local youth charities.
9am-8pm / Outlets at Lake Elsinore
(951) 245-0087 /

Santa’s Electric Light Parade   Dec. 2
Enjoy the dazzling lights from the floats, holiday music from school marching bands and Santa’s arrival. All entries will be decked out incorporating this year’s parade theme, Family First for the Holidays.
7-9pm / Old Town Temecula
(951) 694-6444 /

Tuesday, November 1, 2016

Tortillas - one of the most wonderful foods ever

Like many packaged products in our kitchen, as a family of three, we end up with a few too many tortillas when we buy them for taco Tuesday. 

If you are looking for a way to use ALL of the tortillas that come in your Mission Brand Tortillas (as pictured), check out this very informative article:

Do you have any great recipes that use tortillas? Please share.