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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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Holiday Gift for Him Idea: Cozy & Comfy in Hanes with FreshIQ! {Giveaway}

Giveaways

Finding a gift for my husband is one of the hardest things I have to do each Christmas season. It’s not because I don’t know his preferences or wishes; it’s difficult because the man tends to buy himself a lot of what he likes throughout the year! It can also be a challenge to find […]

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Easy Holiday Appetizer Ideas: 5 Empanada Recipes Guests Will Love!

Recipes

As you gear up for the holidays and plan for holiday entertaining, you’re most likely seeking easy holiday appetizer ideas to serve your guests! With so many options available – from fun dips and cheese balls to baked brie with fruit – it can be hard to choose. I am a fan of serving appetizers […]

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Using Holiday Leftovers: Puerto Rican Pernil (Roast Pork) Stir Fry {Recipe}

Puerto Rico

Our big holiday feast is on Christmas Eve, or Nochebuena. Our family enjoys arroz con gandules (yellow rice with pigeon peas), pernil (roast pork shoulder), pasteles, and coquito (our holiday drink). There’s usually a variety of other side dishes and of course, plenty of leftovers! While we’re more than happy to eat our Christmas Eve […]

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Easy Holiday Entertaining with Crescent Wrapped Apple Brie Appetizer {Recipe}

Recipes

We are officially in the home-stretch and Christmas is only a few days away! I’m sure you are finalizing your Christmas Eve or Christmas dinner menu and perhaps adding a few last-minute items. Maybe you still need a kid-friendly appetizer that won’t take too long to make? You may want to try the Crescent Wrapped […]

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