Monthly Archives: June 2013

Cucumber Peach Water

How are you keeping cool these days? I am all about keeping hydrated, and I drink a ton of  H2o. I ready recently that adding cucumber to your water will help with the summer puffiness that the heat brings on. … Continue reading

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Fresh Berry Pastel De Tres Leches

I have always been intimidated by pastel de tres leches. It is my cake of choice for every birthday I celebrate and happens to be one of my favorites. I like it topped with fresh fruit best. I decided to … Continue reading

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Red White and Blue Lemonade Paletas

We are heating up in Los Angeles, and 4th of July is around the corner… that can only mean one thing…. Paleta time! These strawberry, blueberry, and chia seed lemonade paletas had to be made. Ingredients for Paletas: 3/4 – … Continue reading

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Pastel De Gelatin – 4th of July Style

My tia makes the best jello cake. She calls them “Pastel de Gelatin.” I personally don’t care what she calls them as long as I get my slice. This year I took my personal stab at it and bought it … Continue reading

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Stained Glass Gelatina Squares For 4th of July!

There has been lots of 4th of July love going on in my kitchen lately. My son has recently fallen in love with gelatinas (Jello). These patriotic squares are the perfect independence day treat, and super easy to make. If … Continue reading

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Mommy And Son Time This Summer With #DoleSquishems

 Disclosure: This is part of a sponsored campaign with Latina Mom Bloggers and Dole Packaged Foods, LLC. However, all opinions expressed are my own. I seriously run around like a chicken without a head. Every single second of my day is jammed packed with … Continue reading

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Potato Chip Encrusted Milanesa Torta Served With A Chipotle Tartar Sauce…. For Father’s Day!

I remember it like it was yesterday.  I had just crossed the border into Tijuana, Mexico with my Dad (which was a rare occasion, since I hardly ever spent time with him outside of the house).  He was determined to … Continue reading

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