Forging Bonds Over a Simple Berry Parfait

Awe familia (family), they’re the best no?  The nostalgia and memories of our time together always find a way to fill our soul.  And for me, many of my memories are centered around food. That’s why I’m all about creating easy to make meals and snacks like this simple berry parfait. From parties, to dinners,

5 Ways to Honor Hispanic Heritage Month – El Mes de la Herencia Hispana

Yay! It’s Hispanic Heritage Month!  But what does that mean?  Don’t worry, I’m here to explain and share 5 easy ways to honor Hispanic Heritage Month.First, a little background.  According to hispanicheritagemonth.gov Hispanic Heritage Month (El Mes de la Herencia Hispana) was started In 1968 by President Lyndon Johnson as a week long affair.  And

DIY Perforated Paper – Papel Picado for Any Fiesta

I don’t know about you, but nothing says welcome to my fiesta (party) than perforated paper or papel picado as we call it.  Whether it’s for 16 de Septiembre, Hispanic Heritage Month, Dia de los Muertos, Posadas or just because, I think it adds just the right festive feel to any occasion. And I’m grateful

Pico De Gallo y Frijoles Charros to Wow at Your Next Fiesta

Thanks Big Lots for sponsoring this post. Don’t worry though, all opinions about their fabulousness are my own! Haz cliq aquí para leerlo en español. As Hispanic Heritage Month draws to an end and football season kicks into high gear, I wanted to share my family’s recipes for pico de gallo y frijoles charros to keep the festivities going.

What’s in a Name?

This is part of a sponsored campaign with DiMe Media and Coca-Cola.  However, all opinions expressed are my own. What’s in a name? Isn’t it just a grouping of letters that when uttered together causes you to turn? Sure, it is exactly that, but it’s so much more. It’s not only one of the first things

Prep Your TVs – Latinapalooza is Here!

Yes, that’s right – Latinapalooza is here!  What is Latinapalooza?  It’s that point in time, toward the end of this year’s Hispanic Heritage Month celebrations, where Latinas are the stars of three TV shows this Fall.  That’s right, Latina leads in three TV shows! Now that’s a reason to celebrate!  So sit back, get ready to