Gordo's Blog

The True Story of a Favorite Snack

The month of June marks many momentous occasions. For example, everyone’s favorite Grouch, Oscar has a birthday on June 1st. Other June birthday boys are Frank Lloyd Wright (architect), Jacques Cousteau (marine biologist) and Donald Duck (movie star). Of course, ... Read It

Get Ready for Memorial Day Weekend

Traditionally, the Memorial Day long weekend marks the unofficial beginning of summer. There are so many things going on that sometimes we forget what Memorial Day is all about. More on that later. This time of year can drive you ... Read It

Summer Survival

Just look outside. That beautiful sunny day is what we were longing for back in December when it was 25 degrees and snowing. It won’t be long before those hazy, lazy, crazy days of summer will be upon us and ... Read It

Happy Mother’s Day From Gordo’s Cheese Dip

Whether she’s called mama, mum, madre, mommy, mutter, momma, mere, maman, Haha, Ima or simply mom, every language and culture has a special term for the woman who gives life and protects her children – mother. Mother’s Day, which is ... Read It

It’s Time for Cinco de Mayo

May 5th is a day that party animals everywhere look forward to. It’s a day when all of us know a little Spanish, even if it’s only: “Uno mas cerveza, por favor.” May 5th is Cinco de Mayo and it ... Read It