Allowing Myself Heaven

‘The truth will set you free, but first it will piss you off.’ – Gloria Steinman At times, the tasks of the everyday whisk me away into a Neverland of bliss. A calculated bliss where I get so wrapped up in the daily routine, I forget to continue my mission to dig deep into the mysteries of my life. Surely, the mysteries reveal themselves and … Continue reading Allowing Myself Heaven


In loving memory of Earth Day…

    “Just as treasures are uncovered from the earth, so virtue appears from good deeds, and wisdom appears from a pure and peaceful mind. To walk safely through the maze of human life, one needs the light of wisdom and the guidance of virtue.” ~Buddha Everyday is Earth Day, remember that when feeling the soft wind blow along your hair, when the sun beams … Continue reading In loving memory of Earth Day…


México, Lindo y Querido

I have arrived to my motherland, México. Specifically Guadalajara, which is where I’m from, where I was born. Interesting shift of lifestyle from one place to the next. Somehow, seeing the people filled streets, the scent of the city, hectic driving and roads, billboards advertising in Spanish, real Mexican food, better yet street food, Spanish radio stations, and all that this city has to offer feels like … Continue reading México, Lindo y Querido


Coconut Grilled Veggies!

Seriously, who can ever say no to coconut grilled vegetables? Surely not I. So I just got back from a trip to Mexico, where everything I ate was as fried and authentic as could be. In an effort to jumpstart my healthy eating habits, I decided to make this yummy  coconut infused meal. Mainly made up of grilled vegetables consisting of organic broccoli, mushrooms, carrots, … Continue reading Coconut Grilled Veggies!


Red Enchiladas al D.F

In other words, my birthday favorite:  Enchiladas rojas estilo al D.F. Mmm, nostalgia strikes me as the scent of enchiladas fill the air. It brings back memories of former birthdays growing up in a quiet, small town in the center of California. A home away from home. Memories of love and delight served on a plate of good food. Memories of perseverance as we adapted … Continue reading Red Enchiladas al D.F