Bite-Sized Hearty Breakfast for Busy Mornings

I can't remember the last time I slept past 9 a.m.! Ever since my kids were born, I've been up early, my showers are rushed, breakfast is rushed, and we struggle to get out of the door on time every morning. Does this sound familiar to anyone? That said, I love being a busy mom of two boys and wouldn't trade it for the world! ...more

Dulce de Leche and Apple Empanadas

I first learned of the traditions surrounding Thanksgiving when I moved from MedellĂ­n, Colombia, to the United States 12 years ago. My husband, who was my boyfriend at the time, invited me to spend Thanksgiving with his family at his grandfather's house. I still remember how cozy and warm the holiday felt to me. The table had a large spread of food, a beautiful turkey, traditional American side dishes, and delicious pies....more
@Julie Ross Godar Agreed. I have some apples in my fridge that would be so very happy doused in ...more

How To Throw A Latin Backyard Fiesta

A backyard party with friends and family is one of my favorite things to do during the summer. It's always a pleasure to spend a Saturday or Sunday afternoon with the people I love and good food. It's also a great way to celebrate a special occasion like a baby shower, birthday party, anniversary and, of course, the Fourth of July. ...more
@BlogHerFood Thank you,Genie!more