Entries by Fernanda Beccaglia


Sea Monkeys: Great Starter Pets for Kids!

Who didn’t have Sea Monkeys as a child? That’s exactly what I knew them as, even as a child in Argentina, where the Spanish translation would have been monos marinos. They are tiny tadpole-like creatures. Slightly hairy with a long thin spine, and two round black eyes that seem to be popping out of their […]


Armageddon Burgers, Doomsday Menu Ideas & Mayan Day of Doom

The end is near, Doomsdayers claim, based on an interpretation of the Mayan calendar that says the world will end when the calendar ends the day of winter solstice, 12/21/12 at 11:11 GMT. From parties with live music and drinking, simply drowning your sorrows, to bacchanalian menus, hogging supplies like food and even weapons…many fear […]


The Sweet Life: Tres Leches Cake Done Right

Editor’s Note: The following article is one in a series of Holiday inspired pieces, brought to you by Target. Seasons Greetings! I never tried a pastel de tres leches until I moved to Florida. My new Cuban friends raved about it and it brought back sweet childhood memories of lady fingers cake with fresh peaches soaked […]