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Ready for Lent & Meatless Fridays: Salmon en Escabeche {Recipe}

Recipes

Lent is coming up soon, beginning this year on February 10, and with the Lenten season typically begins a time known as meatless Fridays in our culture. Many people who observe the religious customs of Lent, traditionally abstain from eating meat (except for seafood) every Friday throughout the 6 or 7 weeks, as well as […]

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Decorate Storage Solutions to Fit Your Space

home

You may have seen that we recently moved into a new home! While moving is both exciting and fun, it can also be exhausting and stressful. So many things to pack, unpack, organize, and store! We’re still in our half-moved-in stage. That’s the stage where even though our day-to-day belongings have (primarily) been unpacked, there […]

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From Workout to Errands: Practical Fitness Wear for Busy Moms

Women

Every few weeks I vow to start a new daily schedule that will allow me time to fit in exercise. Alas, with two kids to drop off and pick up at different schools, only 2 1/2 hours of kid-free work time, and various other errands and daily responsibilities, working out inevitability never happens. I know. […]

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Simple & Delicious Mango Avocado Smoothie {Recipe}

Recipes

While my daughter and I love smoothies, interestingly enough, I don’t make them very often at home. They’re super simple to make, and yet, I always seem to forget to break out my blender and add my favorite fruit combinations! Not only are smoothies easy to make, they’re also great as part of breakfast or […]

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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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