Easy Grilling Recipes

8 Easy Grilling Recipes to Try this Summer

For many Americans, BBQ is life. Especially in certain regions throughout the Southern and Midwestern United States, the art of grilling is almost a religion. Similarly, in California, barbecuing is always a great idea. Now that summer is almost here, it’s time to fire up those grills. Whether you’re feeding a crowd or simply cooking […]

Spicy Guacamole Recipe

Easy Homemade Spicy Guacamole Recipe

Guacamole goes with everything. Mexican food, burgers, eggs, even salads. When I go out to eat and there’s an option to add avocado or guacamole I always accept the extra charge. Avocado is a surprisingly delicious, creamy replacement for dairy in most savory dishes. I try to use it wherever I used to eat cheese in […]

diy margarita recipe

DIY Margarita Recipe (Single Serving)

In Los Angeles, Cinco de Mayo is definitely a thing. Mexico is a major influence on the city’s culture. In the words of the late great rhythmic American poet Tupac Shakur, “It wouldn’t be LA without Mexicans. Black love, Brown pride, and the sets again…” Besides celebrating the success of resistance, Cinco de Mayo is […]

what to eat for clear skin

What I’m Eating for Clearer Skin

Either I eat really healthy, or really bad. I know what’s best for me in terms of eating right, but inside, I’m a sugar fiend, and the cookies be callin’ me… It sucks because when I eat too much milk, cheese, and refined sugar, it interacts with the hormones in my body to cause cystic […]

mothers day baking ideas

5 Simple, Delicious Mother’s Day Baking Ideas

Instead of making reservations, or starving during what will most likely be 60-75 minute wait at a restaurant on Mother’s Day, my sister and I usually cook for our Mom and Grandma at home. Cooking for the most important women in our lives is a way to express appreciation; after all, these women literally gave […]