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Recipes

Back to School Lunch Idea: PB & J Fruit Kabobs {Recipe}

Kids

Having a picky eater makes packing school lunches challenging. My 8-year-old daughter happens to be a picky eater and though she is making progress and trying new foods lately, for the most part, there are still many foods on her “No” list. For this reason, I find myself often repeating one of her approved lunch […]

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Quick & Easy Make-Ahead Side Dish: Puerto Rican Style Macaroni Salad {Recipe}

Recipes

As Labor Day approaches, you may be looking for a fun or different recipe to make for any Labor Day parties you’re attending or perhaps just to add to your grilled meal. Though I’m sure you’re familiar with a variety of macaroni salad recipes, today I’m going to share my mami’s recipe with you! Her […]

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Fun After-School Snack Idea: Pastelillos de Pizza (Pizza Empanadas) {Recipe}

Recipes

When living in Puerto Rico, we used to eat all kinds of pastelillos, more commonly referred to throughout the rest of Latin America as either empanadillas or empanadas (and sometimes pastelitos too). The fillings varied from pastelillos de carne (ground beef empanadas) to pastelillos de cangrejo (crab empanadas), but some of the most unique pastelillos […]

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Easy Weeknight Meal: Parmesan Romano Grilled Chicken Spaghetti {Recipe}

Recipes

I love easy weeknight meals for my family. When I was working outside the home, most nights I wouldn’t walk through the door until after 6 pm, to then start cooking dinner. This is how I learned to cook fast, simple meals with little ingredients. One of my go-to meals has always been pasta. Not […]

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Easy Cooking Tips for Simple Summer Meals

guest-posts

Preparing delicious summer meals for your family can be extremely easy. During a recent social media event sponsored by Unilever’s Vive Mejor, there were plenty of examples of how to make the most out of summer fruits and vegetables. Celebrity chef, author and Real Housewife of Miami Ana Quincoces shared some of her favorite tips. […]

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