Another Berry

The end of August is a couple of days away, which means summer will end soon and this will be the last dessert summer edition. To close this month’s blog, I have chosen to use blackberries and make three different desserts. My motto when it comes to cooking or baking is to always make extra. For example, in this recipe […]

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Don’t forget about Chocolate

Do you like cake? We do, specially if is vanilla with chocolate frosting. Here is the recipe I followed –>CLASSIC HOMEMADE YELLOW CAKE. The recipe was perfect for me because I had all the ingredients in the pantry. I know the original recipe is a stacked cake but I decided to make two separate cakes. I served the round cake […]

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The Week of the Blueberry

Good Day Everyone !I’ll start my summer dessert series with blueberries. This week I’ll show you two delicious desserts made from the same batch of flour. I’ll start with scones. I choose to use frozen blue berries and tried to find the easiest recipe out there. This is the recipe I followed the Scone Recipe by Simply Baking. Then, I […]

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Wrap up

The last day of June is upon which means this mini breakfast series will conclude today. Today we had a light breakfast. We had fruits (apples, strawberries and bananas), mixed nuts and Jugo de Avena. Parents remember that nourishing our bodies doesn’t have to be complicated and our food does not need to be Instagram perfect. I hope everyone has […]

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Breakfast Sides

On a regular day (pre pandemic) breakfast consisted of some cereal or oatmeal with a fruit on the side. Since March 15 we decided to eat a big breakfast almost every day. One because we have the time to cook up a great mean and we need to enjoy life a little bit more. Food gives us happiness! Some of […]

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Beverages

Every morning for the past 10 years I have had a cup of coffee with half and inch of milk. Yes, even while pregnant I drank coffee. During the summer months I like to have an ice coffee, juice or smoothie for breakfast. If the day is on the cooler side, I’ll made some Colombia hot chocolate (Chocolate Corona). For […]

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Bread

How many times have you heard that eating bread is bad? I’ve heard this since I was about eight. I think I heard it on tv. Hearing that caused me to internalize it and an unhealthy relationship of guilt after enjoying some toast or a croissant was born. Yes, over eating bread can cause serious health issues. So is over […]

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The Egg

*All the picture in the blog were taken while I cooked this morning’s breakfast When I started brainstorming what food or beverage items to talk about on this breakfast series, I decided to make a list! The first item that came to my mind was eggs. I would like to start this series with one of my favourite foods! The […]

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Black Lives Matter

During the last two weeks, we have been closely following the situation in the United States. We are not citizens, but we have a special place for the U.S.A. in our hearts. However, racism and police brutality continue to shatter the lives of Black people, Indigenous peoples and POC in the U.S.A., Canada through out the world. We hadn’t understood many things until we saw the video of Mr. George Floyd’s murder. It was an inhumane act and we will not ignore it. As a white Latinx/Indian family we will continue to learn and check our privileges. We will support the ongoing decolonization of our minds and society. Black Lives Matter R.I.P. Mr. George Floyd

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