How to Make a Traditional Puerto Rican Thanksgiving Day Dinner

Even though Thanksgiving was not always a traditional holiday on the island, many Puerto Rican families calling the States home began celebrating it by adding a touch of Sabor Latino. A traditional Puerto Rican Thanksgiving menu will likely consist of Pavochon, Mofongo stuffing, Arroz con Gandules (rice with pigeon peas), Tostones, and Tembleque or dulce […]

Panini Sandwich Recipes

Panini sandwiches are famous for being healthy and delicious. They are your best substitute for those fatty, high-calorie sandwiches you usually eat. You no longer have to worry about putting on extra weight or ruining your diet since you can always include healthy ingredients of your choice in your panini sandwiches. One of the best […]

Healthy Beanless Chili Recipe

Everyone has a different idea as to what makes a good chili. To hardened professionals a good chili may be little more than a well spiced bowl of meat, while others make a chili that more closely resembles spicy vegetable soup. To most people, the standard chili contains beef, tomatoes, beans, and chili powder. But, […]

The Tyranny of the Banana

The banana is an odd thing. It’s not a fruit and it doesn’t grow on trees. It is an herb and grows on a plant with a strong fibrous stem. Although the developed world loves ‘dessert’ bananas, it is the green non-sweet cooking banana or plantain that keeps many people alive during the ‘hunger season’ […]

Homemade Pesticide Recipes

How would you like to know a few homemade pesticide recipes that are not only safe, but will cost you next to nothing? It’s still possible to keep your garden free from pests without toxins and harmful chemicals. Most chemical pesticides are toxic to humans as well as pets and small animals that may enter […]