Summer is right around the corner and there's no better way to celebrate than with a nice tall sweet glass of sangria. The classic drink is always welcome at an outdoor gathering and is a crowd pleaser every time. Although I love classic red sangria, there are so many creative variations that are just as tasty. Make sure to drink up to some of these refreshing sangria recipes this summer. ¡Salud!Continue Reading >
Who doesn't love tequila? It goes down smoothly, most of the time, and hails from the motherland of Mexico. It's equally as popular in summer cocktails and happy hour all year around, but how much do you know of the popular drink? Test your tequila knowledge ahora! Good luck!Continue Reading >
When you get pregnant, there are a lot of lifestyle changes you're told to make, from how you exercise to what you eat and even how you sleep. These recommendations are made for various reasons and may vary from obstetrician to obstetrican. In fact, when I was pregnant, my OB said not to worry too much about eating sushi and deli meat or even sleeping on my belly. With over 30 years of experience under his belt, there were only three things he told me were completely out of the question.
While they're delicious while cheering with friends and family, holiday cocktails could easily kill your diet for the new year. Packing on the pounds definitely doesn't sound like a way to stay merry and bright during this time of year! "These beverages usually contain enough calories and sugar that you'll find yourself asking where those 10 pounds came from come January if you enjoy in excess," explains Dietitian Chrissy Watters. There are certain tricks to consider so you can have your drink and stay healthy too. Now that's something to cheers for. Here are three tips for making healthy holiday cocktails.
For most people, finding a bug in their food is enough to turn them off from a particular restaurant. Not so for fans of the Black Ant, a restaurant in New York City's East Village that specializes in serving up Mexican-inspired fare made with lots of love and a sprinkling of insects. Patrons of this unique eatery not only expect to find creepy crawlers in their food, but they order them right off what I think is perhaps the one of the weirdest menus I've ever seen. And that's really saying something coming from a native New Yorker!
Avocado batidos bring all the health nuts to the yard, and it's really no wonder why. This incredible, edible fruit is chock full of healthy fat, and its pit is a great source of fiber. What's more, avocado's creamy texture and mild taste makes it an ideal swap for dairy and soy-based milks. Honestly, what's not to like?
You've made your list and checked it twice, only to realize you've forgotten to get something for the man in your life. Oops! No worries. Whether you've been together for years or are just starting out, we can help you find the perfect gift for your hombre. Take the quiz below to find out what kind of gift will perfectly reflect your his unique interests, while capturing precisely how you feel about him. Consider this our gift to you!
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Think your coffee is tasting particularly bitter this morning? Then you might want to take a closer look at the mug it's in rather than the brew you're drinking. A new research has found that the color of your coffee mug could have an effect on how you perceive its taste. Crazy, right? Turns out our brain associates various characteristics with different colors and that, in turn, changes how we taste our drink. Read on to find out what color would make your coffee taste sweetest.
The holiday season makes me want to curl up in a cozy spot with a drink in hand, or sit around a fire with a drink in hand or visit with relatives with a drink in hand or you pretty much you get the picture. And I'm not talking about just any old drink. This time of year I prefer a Latin holiday beverage of sorts. I'm sure I'm not alone, so I've put together some wonderful Latin libations to make merry with, some are old-ish, some are new-ish and all of them are festive!
With the holidays already in full swing, there's nothing better than having an easy green smoothie recipe to help detox your body from all of those yummy fixings. I recently started juicing and making my own weight loss smoothies, and I have to admit it has made a difference in my skin and stomach area. The secret weapon to this green smoothie is an avocado seed.