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Lala Castro

Food & Drink Recipes & Chefs

Habanero Deviled Eggs with Chicharron – Brunch Appetizer

May 2, 2019

This post is sponsored by Happy Egg Co, and all opinions are my own. If you’re on the Keto kick, then you probably already tried many versions of Deviled Eggs. It’s guaranteed that someone brought a traditional version of their own Deviled Egg recipe to Easter Brunch. Snooze, how boring. Which is why I’m excited to rock your Keto world with my version of a spicy Deviled Eggs. When I say spicy, I mean spicy, because I am talking about…

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Food & Drink Restaurants

Plan the Perfect Valentine’s Date Night in Downtown Disney

February 5, 2019

Valentine’s Day is next week and it falls on a Thursday. Sure, you could stay home with a Netflix movie and takeout, if you’re into that sort of night. But for Frank and I, this night is a little extra special since he proposed to me over a romantic dinner at Catal Restaurant in Downtown Disney last year. You could hate on this day if you want to, but for some us, we like to go that extra mile to…

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Food & Drink Recipes & Chefs

Stuffed Mushrooms with Bacon and Sausage Appetizer

December 18, 2018
Stuffed Mushrooms with Bacon and Sausage Appetizer

This is a sponsored post on behalf of Farmer John. The following opinions, recipe, and text are all mine. The holidays are here, which means there will be plenty of cooking in our home. Every year our family gets together on Christmas Eve. Noche Buena is what we celebrate in our culture, which falls on the 24th of December. That pretty much includes lots of food, music, and laughter as we wait for the strike of midnight to open our…

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Culture Parks and Gardens

How to Chop Your Own Christmas Tree in Los Angeles

December 15, 2018

Christmas is a few days away and for those who love fresh trees, it’s time to go Christmas tree-shopping. In the past few years we’ve used an artificial tree, but recently we’ve learned that we could chop our own Christmas tree in Los Angeles. That’s right, you don’t have to drive out to the mountains to grab a fresh cut tree.   There’s actually a few places in the Los Angeles area that allows you to cut down your own tree.…

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Food & Drink Recipes & Chefs

A Charcuterie Board + 4 More Affordable Holiday Meal Ideas From ALDI

November 20, 2018

The holidays are here and that means our familia is ready to start cooking and baking. In our culture, we don’t celebrate only on Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day, we celebrate all month long. As you can imagine, we have to set budget aside for food and gifts. Which is why I’m excited to share that I’ve recently partnered with ALDI grocery store to share all the amazing holiday meal ideas and even affordable gift ideas that can be purchased…

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California Dog Life Glamping Vida Travel Weekend Getaways

Hipcamp, the Airbnb Version for Happy Campers or Glampers

July 30, 2018

Every summer the fiancé and I plan a weekend camping trip with our golden kids, Lady, Moet & Chandon. Well by the time I realized we needed to reserve something all of our favorite spots were already booked. As some of you may know, you need to book all the great camping sites – including Big Sur – six months in advance. Well, early planning doesn’t work that well for Frank and I. We plan, but we can’t commit to…

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Prepare Mom the Perfect Mother’s Day Brunch Under $25

May 3, 2018

THIS POST WAS SPONSORED BY ALDI. ALL OPINIONS AND THOUGHTS ARE MY OWN. Did you know that Mother’s Day and Valentine’s Day is the busiest time of the year for restaurants? Especially if you’re planning to attend a Mother’s Day brunch. Not only do you have to book your reservation early at your mom’s favorite spot, but you can also expect to pay a pretty good penny. So unless you already booked your reservation, I have a different solution that…

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