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Grilled Cheese with Chimichurri Sauce

What is not to love about a grilled cheese? The warm toasty bread, the oozy-gooey cheese, so I figured, why not add a Latin flare to one of my American favorites! So I decided to add some zing with chimichurri sauce—it is one of my favorite…
Healthy Eating: Chicken Taco Salad

Healthy Eating: Chicken Taco Salad & Blackberry Ice Pops

Editor’s Note: Here is another delicious installment from the The First Lady’s Lets Move! initiative; part of a campaign to get Americans on the road to healthy eating. Goya Foods along with the USDA and Lets Move!, has launched the My…
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Spring Salad with Pears, Candied Walnuts & Gorgonzola

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Editor's Note: Congratulations to Mamiverse Food Contributor Yvette Marquez-Sharpnack for receiving the Cosmopolitan for Latinas Blogger Award! One of the issues that concerns me the most is the health of children. As a mother and a cookbook…
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National PB&J Day: Peanut Butter & Jelly French Toast

Editor’s Note: April 2 is National Peanut Butter & Jelly Day so we decided to feature a tasty twist on a classic. Enjoy!  Here’s a decadent peanut butter & jelly sandwich you will find yourself nibbling on as you serve it.…
April Fool’s Day in the Kitchen: Hint, It’s Not What You Think-Meatloaf & Mashed Potatoes

April Fool's Day Recipes: They're Not What You Think!

They say jokes usually hide an untold or hidden truth. And I believe they do. On April Fool’s Day; prank if you will, but go easy, be gentle, and have fun but not by humiliating others or by playing a heart-breaking prank. Instead, use…

Throw A Cascarones-Making Easter Party

Start a new tradition this year and host a cascarones making Easter party! Cascarones are empty eggshells that have been colored, filled with paper confetti, and sealed with a piece of colorful tissue paper. They are named cascarones after…
Baked Crispy Coconut Chicken Strips with Creole Honey Mustard Dip

Crispy Coconut Chicken Strips with Creole Honey Mustard Dip

Have you ever had the urge to drive through a fast food restaurant because you craved crispy chicken? If so, you are not alone. When I was pregnant with my second child, I craved fried chicken all the time. Luckily, I didn’t always get…
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Kids Corner: Rise ‘n' Shine Oatmeal

Do you usually have breakfast from a drive-thru or instant oats in single serve packages? These on-the-go foods are total diet killers—empty calories lacking in nutrition that will leave you hungry just an hour later. Start breakfast at…
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Kids Corner: Tortilla de Calabacín-Zucchini Omelet

When I was growing up, my abuelita had a hard time feeding her grandkids vegetables. I thought anything that looked green was either tasteless or dangerous. GREENS GO “UNDERGROUND” However, my grandmother did manage to get me to eat…