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All Natural for the holidays!

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Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and with it comes the official kick-off to the holiday season.  Good food, good cheer, and often, too many parties – which can cause havoc with our diets and on our beauty routines. Did … Continue reading

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Superheroes & Super Foods

By Sylvia Maldonado As Halloween approaches, I think of pumpkins, parties, fun costumes and trick-or-treating with my niece and nephew, who make every holiday extra special. My niece, Natalia, is going to be a Superhero this year, as is her … Continue reading

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Comfort food can be healthy food

By: Jaclyn Webb With the American Diabetes Association walk coming up this Sunday, September 21 and it already being Hispanic Heritage Month, we wanted to share some ways to stay healthy this fall when you’re cooking up those cozy comfort foods. A … Continue reading

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Easy ways to boost your immune system this fall

By: Jaclyn Webb With the cool fall weather around the corner and the leaves starting to change color, your immune system changes too. With this small list of powerful spices you won’t believe their healing effects! We put together some … Continue reading

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What’s really in your spice pantry?

Did you know most of the spices in your pantry are full of additives and preservatives? The year is 2014 and there are so many diets, juices, cleanses, and tips that will make your head spin.  But one thing we … Continue reading

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Come together and cook with La Criolla

Everyone has heard of book clubs, but what if you were part of a cooking club?  I know I always love cooking with my friends because food is meant to be shared and bring people together.  Food is something every … Continue reading

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Dining on a tasty diet

By: Jaclyn Webb Food allergies are extremely common with people of all ages so for those of you that are watching your health and diet I suggest you check this recipe out! My dad happens to be one of those … Continue reading

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Refreshing and light recipes for these crazy summer days

By: Jaclyn Webb Earlier this week was hotter than an oven outside but now it’s like a refreshing summer day. We all know the weather can be crazy in the summer and sometimes you just want to eat something fresh … Continue reading

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Not your store-bought salsa

So you’re cooking in the kitchen and you’re having friends over for cocktails and dinner… why not make your own fresh homemade salsa?  This way you know what’s in it, you can make it as spicy, as chunky or as … Continue reading

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Everyone is lovin’ La Criolla

This week our new culinary interns stepped outside to sample our products on the street- and our neighbors were lovin’ La Criolla! Our After School Matters Interns were creating some of the healthiest and tastiest recipes with almost all La … Continue reading

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