Cinco de Mayo falls on a Thursday this year, which means for most of us who have kids and jobs it’s just another night at home. There’s no reason, though, that we can’t turn Thursday night into a fiesta on the cheap.
- Pick up a package of corn tortillas and a pork shoulder for Slow-Cooker Carnitas (Video)
- Download some inexpensive mariachi music like Los Mariachis de México (Versions originales) (Spotify and Pandora Internet Radio are two other options.)
- Decorate Martha-Stewart style with some Cinco de Mayo Tissue-Paper Decorations