Pumpkin Chili

  Recently, my daughter Mia has shown more interested in helping in the kitchen. So much that she has been coming up with different recipes and this happened to be one of them, with a few fixes of course! I love having her cook along with me and it also makes me happy that she […]

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3 Easy Canning Recipes for Beginners

I am excited to crack into it all during our fall and winter seasons when that produce is not in season!

Here are three easy recipes that you make at home and enjoy all year long!

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Refreshing Agua de Tamarindo

Summer is right around the corner and with the temperature rising, what a better way to stay refreshed and hydrated than with a tasty agua fresca (fresh water or fruit water)!

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Natural Tick Repellent

Tick season is here! I know, they’re gross and the thought of them biting you can be scary, but they are NOT just a southern thing. They are EVERYWHERE and it’s always a good idea to check yourself and your four-legged family members after a hike or roll in the grass. If you happen to […]

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Chalkboard on a Budget!

This is probably one of the easiest projects that we’ve done in a while and I hope that it is the same for you as well! Two out of the three materials were already in our home which made this project close to free, but for those of you who may not have a piece […]

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My Struggle as a Bilingual Mom Raising Not- So Bilingual Kids

As a first generation Mexican- American, I feel strongly about making sure that my children learn about their culture and the language that accompanies it. I hear it all of the time from my parents, “Lisa, deberías estar enseñando a los niños Español. Si estás en casa con los niños, solo les deberías de hablar español. De […]

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Autumn Minestrone

Nothing says comfort food like a warm and veggie packed soup on a rainy fall evening. I can’t remember where I found this recipe, but I’m pretty sure it was through the abyss that is Pinterest. Either way, ever since I found it, it has been my go- to with a few minor changes due […]

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