My Immigration Story

20 years ago this year, my parents and I immigrated from Mexico to Vancouver, Canada. This picture was taken minutes before we got on the plane...  If you aren’t familiar with my origin story, I was born and raised in Mexico City by my amazingly brave parents.  Late...

Healthy + Refreshing Summer Popsicles

With summer 2020 gearing up in full heat, it’s time to start bringing out the summer recipes! I’ll be doing a whole series of these so stay tuned! Here are my top 5 healthy + refreshing summer popsicle recipes! Growing up, popsicles were my lifeblood during summer. I...

Father’s Day 2020 Gift Ideas

Here is my 2020 Father’s Day Gift Idea Guide! Everything on the list is guaranteed to ship and be delivered on time for Father’s Day. 1. The bathroom book of all bathroom books! Dad jokes are notorious not only for being bad but also because dad’s seem to have a...

Easy + Cute DIY Face Masks! – FULL GUIDE

An all inclusive guide to making your own easy & cute face mask! Featuring step-by-step instructions, no-sew options & links to the best materials.

Slow Cooker Picadillo | an easy to make one-pot meal!

This slow cooker picadillo is one of my favorite recipes from my mom and by far my all-time favorite slow cooker recipe! This recipe is too easy to make. I have a few fun gadgets that make it even easier like my food processor, dicer and baggy stands. If you're...

Refreshing Sun Tea

You know how sometimes tea can taste abnormally bitter for seemingly no reason? It might be because you left the tea bag in too long, but sometimes even if you take the bag out on time, the taste is just... off? The reason might be that your tea leaves got burnt from...

The Best Free Classes to Take From Home

6 weeks into lockdown, even our favorite hobbies might start feeling old. This is the perfect time to learn a new skill and find your next hobby! My favorite learning platform is Skillshare. If you're not familiar with it, think of Skillshare as YouTube, but with only...

6 Ways to Strengthen Your Immune System for Re-entering Society

I'll be the first to admit, quarantine has been delicious and fun on the food front. I tried way too many recipes from Instragram. All the baking, all the frying... all the yum. But as we near the end of the lockdown, I'm realizing that's not the best recipe for a...

How to Order Grocery Delivery through Instacart

Going to the grocery store can be stressful with all of the new regulations to keep everyone safe during the pandemic. A great alternative is to order your groceries online. A few grocery stores offer their own services, but my favorite service is Instacart. I am not...

Easy Enchilada Casserole

This Echilada Casserole is a crowd favorite!