Elevate your weeknight meals with DOÑA MARÍA® mole paste

Luis and I have gotten in the rhythm of cooking nights. Every week, we try to cook together at least once or twice a week. We started doing it because eating in saves you tons of money and also because I wanted to learn to cook. Luis cooks really well and I struggle with it … Continue Reading

My Growing Relationship With Fitness

Health and fitness is one of those things you wish you loved. New Years start with  strict goals for ourselves like: No fried food, drink more water, workout 5 days a week, no alcohol drinking during the week. WHO are we kidding? Fortunately, I found out it’s all about balance (yes! balance). Started off the year … Continue Reading

Farmers Market

I never understood why people were so into farmers market. I know it’s a trendy thing to do; people wait for Sunday, go to brunch and then make a stop at the Farmers Market and make some healthy, expensive purchases. Well, I put it to the test a couple of weekends ago with Luis. We … Continue Reading

Sister Cooks – Vegan Risotto Recipe

Hi guys! Andre here with a recipe for you all. This recipe is one my sister and I made for Christmas dinner that I got from Minimalist Baker’s website. Ever since I became vegan (September 2015), I have been getting recipes from Dana’s website. She always has the best, easiest, and the most delicious recipes, … Continue Reading

Lactose-Free Hot Cocoa With Lactaid®

In the beginning of the year, I was sick for about 2 weeks. Something I ate made me so sick, I ended up at the emergency room and not going to work for about a week. I realized that during those weeks, I had been eating lots of creamy foods with lots of lactose so … Continue Reading

To Take or To not Take Vitamins?

So you are in your 20’s or early 30’s – Should you be taking vitamins aside from the ones that come in the foods you consume everyday? I’ve had mixed feelings about this because when I go to the doctor once a year, she tells me to take Vitamin D just to be safe and … Continue Reading

Get Everyday Wellness Into Your Life

The word wellness, kinda scares people away. When we talk about wellness, everyone automatically thinks we are going to talk about rituals and meditation and how you have to change your ENTIRE life around to achieve some kind of normalcy and tranquility. So, today I’m here to let you know that wellness is not a … Continue Reading

How Clean Eating Will Give You The Energy Coffee Doesn’t

Clean Eating Sometimes coffee can be a little overrated. I drink coffee on daily basis because I’m used to it. I like waking up and having a cup of coffee. I like reading my emails or a book with a warm cup of coffee in my hand but it doesn’t necessarily mean that it keeps … Continue Reading