Celebrate The Holidays With Avocados From Mexico! #ILoveAvocados

    In this home, we love avocados all year around.  However, the holidays are a very special time to share some of our favorite dishes with our friends and families.  My husband's family has always added Avocados from Mexico to all of their favorite family recipes.  One particular traditional recipe that is always a big hit at all our family dinners is his aunt's Guacamole recipe.     When we were dating, he ranted and raved about her recipe and I honestly thought that he was exaggerating.  After all, how hard could it be to make Guacamole?  When I finally had the opportunity to actually try her recipe the first Christmas Eve that we spent together, I realized that it was indeed as delicious as my husband had bragged to me that it would be.     Although I have always enjoyed eating her Guacamole, I've never had the nerve to ask her for the recipe since she has always prided herself on being the one to prepare it.  This year, I finally worked up enough courage to call her and ask her … [Read more...]

We Appreciate Stiletto Media’s #SMLatinas Fiesta Sponsors!

    As many of you know, we attended a blogging conference last week and the weekend's festivities were launched by Stiletto Media's Kick Off Your Heels 12' Party at Pio Pio Peruvian Restaurant in NYC.  You can read all about what a wonderful time we had here!     What many of you don't know, however, is that these types of events would not even be possible without the generosity and support of sponsors.  These sponsors are made up of companies or brands who believe in the power of Social Media and who recognize the importance of allowing Latinas and entrepreneurs to network and share ideas.     This year we were very fortunate to have a panel of dynamic and successful sponsors who made our fiesta the talk of the town and certainly the talk of the town!  They included, HP Faux Canvas, Sweet Pickles Books, CoverGirl, Avocados from Mexico, and Glitter Tattoo NY.  These are all companies that are invested in the Latino Family.     HP Faux Canvas are available exclusively at Walmart and … [Read more...]