Latino Culture

50+ Latin Food Recipes for Your Slow Cooker!

Latino Culture

Cooking with a slow cooker can be a life-saver when you’re busy with parenting duties, work, and a variety of other life responsibilities. There’s nothing like the feeling of knowing dinner is ready and waiting for you to get home. Well, maybe the smell of your meal in the slow cooker as you open your […]

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10 Puerto Rican Coquito Recipes for Your Holiday Party!

Puerto Rico

The holiday season just isn’t the holiday season in Puerto Rican households if there isn’t a bottle (or more) of coquito available for sharing with friends and family. Much like what eggnog represents in many homes, coquito is the holiday drink of choice in Puerto Rico. A delicious, creamy blend of coconut, spices, and rum, […]

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Puerto Rican Style Turkey Stuffing for Thanksgiving {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

One of my favorite Thanksgiving side dishes is stuffing. While I know there are many varieties of turkey stuffing – from classic herbed stuffing to cornbread stuffing – the Thanksgiving stuffing I ate growing up was nothing like those. My mami’s turkey stuffing recipe was taught to her by a friend of the family many […]

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27 Puerto Rican & Caribbean Thanksgiving Recipes: Give Thanks Island Style!

Puerto Rico

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite holidays. Family, lots of delicious food, and an opportunity to truly reflect on all that we have by giving thanks for everything that is good in our life. It really is a great family day! Being Puerto Rican, our Thanksgiving dinner menu has always consisted of many dishes that […]

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3 Kids’ Activities for Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

Kids Activities & Crafts

– Originally published in 2011, when my baby girl was 5 years old! It’s time to do this same project with my baby boy! – This year, in order to expose my daughter to Latino heritage more in-depth, I decided to do a small Hispanic Heritage Month project with her. My idea was that it […]

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