Subscribe To Our Blog



Appetizers & Snacks, Brunch, Desserts, Drinks, Recipes

Paletas with Dole Frozen Fruit

Frozen Fruit Paletas

This post is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and DOLE packaged Foods.  All opinions shared here are 100% my own. Ever since my first paleta post, we’ve been on a paleta fix over here this summer. We’ve been experimenting with DOLE packaged fruit bags and we love them! They never disappoint. Our favorites have been with strawberries,…

Read more
Leave a comment
Brunch, How-to Basics, Recipes, Salads

Beet salad with queso fresco

Beet salad with queso fresco

Beets!  Have you had them before?  In case you didn’t know, beets are a good source of folate, potassium, vitamin C, fiber, and antioxidants.  They also help increase blood circulation and cleanse the liver. Until recently I never used to like them.  The truth is, I never even gave them a chance.  One taste a couple years back and I…

Read more
Leave a comment
Brunch, Drinks, How-to Basics, Recipes

Finding Balance with NESTLÉ® Coffee-mate® natural bliss®

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser.  All opinions are mine alone. #BackToBalance #CollectiveBias 2015 has been THE year for me to make some serious changes in my eating habbits.  One of the biggest challenges for me right now is following a low fat, low cholesterol, high fiber, minimally processed, natural food lifestyle.  It’s a…

Read more
Leave a comment
Brunch, Desserts, How-to Basics, Recipes

The road to better health starting with homemade corn tortillas

  There’s nothing like a trip to the ER to kick your New Years weight loss resolution into high gear.  Even though getting on a diet was not at the top of my list, I nonetheless received a massive wake-up call to the reality of my current health status on the first day of 2015.  Diagnosis:  gallstones,  and a large piece…

Read more
1 Comment
Brunch, Recipes

BUSH’S Cocina Latina™ Recipes

Bean and Tortilla Soup

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with BUSH’S Cocina Latina™ Beans and Latina Bloggers Connect.  All opinions and ideas expressed in this post are my own. One of the things I can always count on when I visit my Mom is that she will always have either freshly cooked beans in the crockpot, a pot of refried beans on…

Read more
Brunch, Desserts, Recipes

Cranberry Bread Pudding

cranberry bread pudding

Here she is!  The cranberry bread pudding recipe I promised you.  In case you missed the previous post, in it I shared 3 ways to use cranberry sauce.  This bread pudding was one of those three, but because it turned out to be a hit at home, I thought it would be better if I just gave this recipe a…

Read more