Alma’s Cookies & Company | Compton

Alma’s Cookies and Company Restaurant is a black female and family owned business in Compton, CA. The ladies serve up delicious soul food and decadent desserts with southern hospitality. Check out their feature here: Visit them at 312 W Compton Blvd. Can’t wait to try more sweets!

La Ranchera | La Habra

This pandemic has been extremely tough on small-business owners. So when a friend asked if I could feature a local Mexican restaurant in La Habra, I didn’t think twice.I drove south to La Habra fo Rosa Sanchez’s “La Ranchera” Mexican Restaurant and it did not disappoint! Their chilaquiles, tacos, huevos rancheros, and aguas frescas blew…

Rio’s Pizza | South El Monte

If you’re craving pizza and wings in the San Gabriel Valley, look no further than South El Monte. Rio’s Pizza is tucked in on a plaza between Durfee Ave and Rush Street To accomodate their customers during the COVID19 pandemic, Rio’s built a patio in their parking lot for dine-in customers. Rio’s is family-owned and…

Book Review: Mujeres Victoriosa (Spanish)

Quiero dedicarle un post ha este libro hermoso que llego a mi vida durante un tiempo de transición en mi vida. En unos días cumplo 30 y los consejos (especialmente del matrimonio, como todavía estoy de honeymooner) anécdotas, y sobre todo esa Fe que no se apaga de la @abogadalatina me han inspirado a ser…

Ambrosia Coffee Roasters | Wilmington

Ambrosía Coffee Roasters is Wilmington’s newest coffee spot! It has a super chill vibe for hanging with friends or for when you need to get out of the house and work from a cafe rather then your couchor bed! I tried their Iced Spanish Latte with oat milk and it was delicious! I love seeing…

Dots Cafe | Pasadena

Since I’m now a coffee drinker apparently, I visited the cutest coffee shop “Dots Cafe” in east Pasadena and wanted to share my experience. Traffic was a delight! Rare, right? Partly thanks to the quarantine since everyone is working from home, otherwise it would have taken over an hour to reach Pasadena from the South…

Buffalo Chicken Dip

Traded sweet treats for a savory recipe this week🧂😋 Buffalo Chicken Dip is by far my favorite snack! Especially if I’m gonna binge watch TV all day during the Q. It’s super easy to make and tasty! I’m using my @traegergrills but you can make it in a regular oven or you can even use a…

Chocolate Chip Banana Bread

Happy Sunday, Friends! I hope everyone is keeping safe and staying healthy throught the quarantine. To sweeten up your time, I have another recipe for you guys! This is my mother-in-law’s Chocolate Chip Banana Bread. It is my absolute favorite recipe, she is an amazing baker and hoping I can measure up. Here’s the video:…

My Carrot Cake Recipe 🥕

Hi Friends! It’s been a minute since I wrote on my blog. 2020 has been crazy! As we are currently under a stay-at-home order here in Los Angeles, I’ve had a lot of time to practice my baking skills! For Easter I made carrot cake, my husband’s favorite dessert. I’m more of a chocolate cake…

Pisac, Peru

I coudn’t think of a better way to start 2020 then by traveling! Usually, people jump right into the grind on New Year’s and start exercising or insert another resolution here. Since, my schedule is pretty flexible these days and I had not seen my family in over twenty years, it was time to hop…