Beauty in the simple things

This weekend I had one mission.  To spend downtime enjoying the absolute charm of doing nothing, and dedicating some effort to experiencing the world again without so much reliance on my phone or the Internet to stay abreast of “what’s going on right now.”  Then my Internet literally crashed and […]

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Imported: Mexican Treats & Memories

Family going to Mexico always means getting lots of great goodies when they come back.  Recently my parents came back from a trip to our Cerritos, San Luis Potosí in México, and desde luego mamá had to bring enough Mexican treats for all of our huge familia.  Most of these items […]

Essential Latino Snacks for Spring & Summer

So it’s spring and at least here in my corner of the world it’s already quite hot.  Texas humidity is like no other.  My cousin who was recently visiting us from California for the first time could not believe how different and “ugly,” her words not mine, the weather was […]