15 Day Fitness Challenge Results

It’s been about 15 days since we announced THE FITNESS CHALLENGE. The idea of starting a fitness challenge sparked as I realized we were traveling to Italy for a wedding and wanted to look and feel awesome. From past experience, traveling is synonym to indulgence and even more so when your destination is Italy! A … Continue Reading

HIIT Interval Training Workout

Fitness Challengeee!! Most people probably read those words and cringe. Don’t get me wrong, I am one those people; when Belen told me that we were going to start a fitness challenge for a wedding we have coming up, I groaned and grunted because that means no chocolate, sweets, or burgers (vegan, btw). But keeping … Continue Reading

How To Train Your Mind To Relax

It’s Memorial Day today and I hope you are enjoying you extra day off with family and friends! I wanted to share today some thoughts about relaxing. This entire year has been VERY fast-forward with little time to unwind and just relax. There’s a LOT of times during my weeks that I come off really … Continue Reading

Interview: Carla Dueñas

It’s easy (sometimes) to talk about myself, my stories, my experiences and failures in hopes of inspiring you to lead the life you want; whether it’s a corporate life, a freelance life, a healthy life or a party life – in reality, all I want is for you to fulfill your dreams regardless of what … Continue Reading

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

The Skin Care Products I Recently Ran Out Of

Jeans: Here, Here, Here  Top:Ann Taylor (Here, Here) For me, skin care has always been before make-up. So much so that my closest friends and family refer to me as the person that was born “old”. My younger self always gravitated towards more “grown-up” stuff like cleaning, ironing, going to my mom’s coffee dates with friends, watching … 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

Balancing Worklife

Hi girls, tonight I wanted to talk to you about how I have been balancing worklife this past month. They say it takes 14 days to turn an action into habit and although I haven’t mastered it, there has been changes in my routine and attitude I’m really loving. I have learned to love the … 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