Meatless Meatballs | Vegan

I remember waking up to the smell of caldo de albondigas on Sunday mornings. It was my favorite thing to have during the winter! This Mexican broth traditionally contains meatballs and veggies. But as I turned vegetarian I couldn’t have caldo de albondigas. My mom and I were trying to figure out a way to make this special […]

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The Starbucks Reserve Experience

This weekend I got to visit one of the Starbucks reserve stores in Los Gatos, Ca. When we entered, my first instinct was get in line and order a latte. From the corner of my eye, I noticed my sisters boyfriend (Oscar) waving at us. I thought to myself, aren’t we going to order first? […]

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Vegan Tamale Masa (Dough)

Happy holidays! It is Christmas day and I wanted to share this amazing recipe. If you’re vegan or vegetarian you will love this, trust me. But anyways, growing up in a Mexican household, I would always help my mom make tamales for Christmas. This is my first year being vegetarian so I can’t have regular […]

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Caffeine Confessions

I still remember the smell of coffee coming from my parent’s kitchen every morning as I woke up for school. It’s a vivid memory I have that keeps replaying in my head when I take the first sip of coffee. My mother laughing as my dad spills some of his tea on the floor grabbing […]

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Vegan Ice Cream

Is it just me or is vegan ice cream becoming more popular? Well, whether it is or it isn’t I wanted to try it before summer came to an end. Last week I was surprised with a treat as my boyfriend and I strolled through the streets of Berkley. Ice cream date at Mr. Dewie! […]

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Savory Vegan Spanish Latte in Venice Beach

  This past weekend I had the honor to check out one of the many coffee shops on my boyfriend’s bucket list. It was Menotti’s Coffee Stop located in Venice Beach, California. As I walked towards the door the welcoming tunes lured me in. Right there and then I knew that I was not going to […]

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