Spooky Apples!

  Thanks to my kids, we spent last Saturday with some Spooky Apples! 🙂 This week many K-8 schools are all about “Fall Parties”, “Trick or Treat Day” and “Costume Parades.” Kids will be wearing their costumes and will enjoy fun crafts and activities. In anticipation of all the excitement, my kids organized an “Apples Costume…

Healthy Easy Comfort Food at Home

    Night fall temperatures are starting to drop this time of year. Yummy comfort food recipes start to make their way back into our dinner menus. What could be best at the end of a long school or work day (and possibly long commute) than a delicious pasta dish?  While most of us are…

Take me home, fall flavors, take me home..

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Pumpkin spice drinks, warm -out of the oven- home-made bread, comfort foods all over again. Pumpkin patch, corn maze, everything says harvest. After over a decade in Colorado, this October was our first time at the Botanic Garden Chatfield Fall Festival. Rows of distant fall color changing trees stood…

Take me home, fall flavors, take me home..

Pumpkin spice drinks, warm -out of the oven- home-made bread, comfort foods all over again. Pumpkin patch, corn maze, everything says harvest. After over a decade in Colorado, this October was our first time at the Botanic Garden Chatfield Fall Festival. Rows of distant fall color changing trees stood around us in the open field….

From Political Science to Executive Chef. A career change success story!

Located in Barranquilla, Colombia, Shakira’s home town, and just two blocks away from the Buena Vista Mall, is Peru Caribe. Owned by Rosario Yacaman, this is a fusion-less Peruvian restaurant. Rosario graduated in Political Science, and performed top-level executive roles at prestigious private and public institutions throughout her successful career. Her Colombian/Middle Eastern roots inspired her…