Berry Coconut Yogurt Popsicles (Patriotic Fruit Popsicles)

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This is the week before the 4th of July… and we will be celebrating our Independence Day with these super-refreshing, creamy, and delicious Berry Coconut Yogurt Popsicles. But in light of their red, white, and blue colors, why don’t we simply call them Patriotic Fruit Popsicles to make it easy? 🙂 They are also part of a blogger challenge (#paletaweek) […]

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Brazilian Peanut Brittle (Pé de Moleque)

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The June Festivals (Festas Juninas) are already underway in Brazil… and Father’s Day will also be commemorated this Sunday. Brazilian Peanut Brittle, known as  Pé de Moleque, was our pick to make these two dates memorable. It is simple to make yet is sweet, nutty, buttery, and hearty… a true party for the mouth! This brittle is a typical treat during these Brazilian […]

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Red Wine Barbecue Pork Ribs

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Disclosure: This is a sponsored campaign in collaboration with Santa Rita Wines and Honest Cooking Magazine. Thank you for supporting the brands that make FBTY possible!  When you think of summer what comes to mind?  Grilling is on my mind — ALL THE TIME!  To celebrate the season, we are firing up our grill to make […]

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Chocolate Fudge and Cookie Bars (Palha Italiana)

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You can tell the love Brazilians have for brigadeiros by the number of treats that they make out of it. These Chocolate Fudge and Cookie Bars, known both as Palha Italiana (Italian Straw) or Palha Brasileira (Brazilian Straw) in Brazil, is part of the wide array of sweets made from brigadeiro. The difference is, chopped cookies are added into […]

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Flatbread Ham and Cheese Brazilian Enchiladas

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Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Flatout Bread and Society Culinaria.  All opinions however are honest and 100% mine.  Preparing dinner can sometimes be like putting a puzzle together.  Yes, it takes time… and patience.  But not when you can quickly prepare a healthy family meal like these Flatbread Ham and Cheese Brazilian Enchiladas.  It’s […]

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Quick Churro Popcorn

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Disclosure: This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Weight Watchers and Latina Bloggers Connect.  All opinions are honest and 100% mine. A Quick Churro Popcorn made with microwavable popcorn, sugar, cinnamon, and butter is what we have for a snack today. Yummm!!! It requires only 5 ingredients, is gluten-free, and contains about 7-8 SmartPoints […]

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Frozen Pineapple Mint Margarita

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Happy Cinco de Mayo… with this super duper refreshing Frozen Pineapple Mint Margarita! The drink itself is so good that it can spell ‘viva’, ‘olé, or any other celebratory word in Spanish and many other languages. 🙂 Cinco de Mayo or May 5th is a Mexican day of celebration, very popular in the USA, which commemorates the victory of […]

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