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Cosmos, Brunch and Birthday Notifications

Some people believe a blog is an “online diary” open to the world. While there is comfort in knowing that my words might cause someone to nod, share their own stories, or take action, I regularly find myself not posting. There are some topics that are definitely off-limits to me. I have no intention of blogging about… Continue reading Cosmos, Brunch and Birthday Notifications

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No-bake Apple Tartlets – Sabroso Saturday

Let me confess up front, I have not spent much time in the kitchen this week. I survived final exams, got my grades, (summer classes in college move fast), ate cactus and then Friday spent time touching sharks, starfish and stingrays – post coming soon, after I review the video footage. So I have not… Continue reading No-bake Apple Tartlets – Sabroso Saturday

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Candy for an Apron? Wordfilled Wednesday

It started one day when reading blogs written by people I follow on Twitter – I stumbled upon Tracy’s post about Clementino. This was funny, interesting and even a little like a novela. Started out innocently enough with candy, and we got an unexpected confession that could lead to un gran escandalo. Go ahead, read… Continue reading Candy for an Apron? Wordfilled Wednesday

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Cooking is Love – When I Grew Up

I have to confess something. You may be shocked. Growing up at my mami’s house, I didn’t cook  at all until about age 15. My mom wanted her three daughters to focus on school and make good grades. She never explained, but I understand now. Mami wanted us to get out of the neighborhood where… Continue reading Cooking is Love – When I Grew Up