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Beach Clichés

The feeling of sand between my toes. The sound of surf washing through my head. The taste of salt on my lips. This is what we were here for. 373 more words


Las Crónicas de la Cocora.

I’m currently working on book that is a tale of my coming of age. From newcomer to this beautiful country to living the American dream. I have told my stories numerous times,however, many of them are stranger than fiction so I enjoy them. 71 more words

Mini version, massive deliciousness

My mom does this thing that probably only I find irritating: the woman loves to speak in diminutives, which in Spanish, exist for every freaking word. 307 more words


Pernil (Puerto Rican Roast Pork)

One day I met a Puerto Rican guy and we started talking about food. (I’m obsessed with food, bite me!) I noticed that he knew a lot of Filipino dishes — … 804 more words


Lakeland: Brasa Latina

We were in north Lakeland recently to do some shopping and followed that with lunch at Brasa Latina, at Market Square Mall on U.S. 98 North, just south of the I-4 interchange.  532 more words


Istanbul Turkish Restaurant in San Juan 

As we were leaving old San Juan yesterday a little after lunch hour, we tried to find somewhere to have lunch. Among all the restaurants in San Juan, most of them serving Puerto Rican food, we ended up in Istanbul. 244 more words

Puerto Rico

Vegan Nuyorican Pasteles

You can be a vegan and still enjoy Puerto Rican Pasteles.

January 2017 will mark five years since I became a vegetarian—largely vegan, but the one thing I could not give up was cheese. 1,651 more words

Latin Cooking