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Chantilly Patiño

    CULTURE

    Mexican Ice Cream by Fany Gerson

    Mexican Ice Cream by Fany Gerson I recently traveled to San Antonio, with my friend Vianney from Sweet Life, to attend a private party for Fany Gerson  Fany is the author of three recipe books about Mexican desserts, including My Sweet Mexico, Paletas and now, Mexican Ice Cream. Fany is known as a queen of Mexican desserts and has dedicated her life to bringing the sweet flavors of Mexico to the world.  She is also the owner of La Newyorkina…

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  • FAMILIA

    Raising a Feminist Daughter and Son

    Raising a Feminist Daughter My daughter is 9 and my son is 3.  Since they were born, I have been working hard to make sure that neither of them grows up…

  • FOOD

    Gift Ideas for the Holiday Hostess

    Disclosure: We received items of our choice from Uncommon Goods for review.  We were not compensated for this post.  All opinions expressed are our own. Holiday Hostess Gift Ideas When Uncommon…

  • FOOD

    American-Style Tacos

    American-Style Tacos Not to be confused with Mexican-style tacos, which are made up of impecibly cooked proteins and topped with simple garnishes, like cilantro springs and diced onions or pico de…

  • FOOD

    Salted Caramel Apple Bites

    Salted Caramel Apple Bites Anybody who knows me, knows that I love caramel! From homemade caramel to cajeta, to goat’s milk candies sold at the local tienda, I’m absolutely obsessed. It’s…

  • FOOD

    Mexican Fruit Skewers on Pink Himalayan Salt

    Mexican Fruit Skewers on Pink Himalayan Salt: Fresh chunks of juicy fruit skewered and marinated over a pink himalayan salt plank, and sprinkled with fresh lime juice and chile. Try it…