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  • Tamal de masa de Costa Rica con café

    Costa Rican Holy Week Foods

    In Costa Rica during the week before Easter, a lot of cooking happens. That's because most Costa Rica Easter traditions center around food- and sharing holiday dishes with family and friends. I…

  • Tamal Mudo Recipe Costa Rica

    The tamal mudo is a vegetarian and vegan version of the traditional Costa Rican pork tamal that is made during Lent and especially Holy Week. Most all Costa Ricans who stay…

  • slatine cracker toffee stacked on wooden cutting board

    Totally Addicting Christmas Crack Recipe

    A few years ago I was invited to a very hip Hannukah party at a coworkers house, and I took along this Christmas Crack Recipe.  My coworker is Jewish, and she had…

  • Celebrate Day of the Dead, Halloween and Disney Pixar's Coco movie with this gorgeous DIY Coco T Shirt! Includes instructions on how to create the shirt using Cricut or other cutting tool.

    DIY Coco T Shirt Idea

    Celebrate Day of the Dead, Halloween and Disney Pixar’s Coco movie with this gorgeous DIY Coco T Shirt! Includes instructions on how to create the shirt using Cricut or other cutting…

  • Halloween Time brings out some of the best Disney cuisine- and it's only at Disneyland and California Adventure for the spookiest time of the year! Here's a recap of our favorite Disney Halloween Time treats!

    Disneyland Halloween Time Treats

    Halloween Time treats are some of the best Disney cuisine- and they’re only at Disneyland and California Adventure for the spookiest time of the year! Here’s a recap of our favorite…

  • Halloween Time at Disneyland is a frightfully fun and magical time for all ages- from a Halloween edition of Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy, to a decked out Haunted Mansion, to delectable Halloween Time treats- Halloween Time is the best time!

    5 Reasons to Visit Halloween Time at Disneyland

    Halloween Time at Disneyland is a frightfully fun and magical time for all ages.  Space Mountain Ghost Galaxy, a decked out Haunted Mansion and delectable Halloween Time treats? Halloween Time is…

  • Santa HQ Santa Photos

    Santa Photos at Santa HQ

    It’s not actually Christmas until Santa Photos are taken- and we are excited to share all the details about our interactive Santa HQ experience as part of a sponsored post with…

  • Disney Pixar's Coco 5 Reasons To Watch

    Disney Pixar Coco Movie Review

    Last week I had the amazing honor to view Disney Pixar’s Coco movie on the Day of the Dead. Here’s my (no spoilers!) review of the Coco movie- and a free…

  • 10 Minute Ghost Decorations

    Easy DIY Ghost Decorations for Halloween

    These adorable DIY ghost decorations can be made in less than 20 minutes with things you have around the house- super easy! My older daughter is really into decorating for holidays-…

  • Disney Pixar’s Coco Krispy Treats Recipe

    We are celebrating the latest Disney Pixar movie Coco with our delicious- and fun- Coco Krispy Treats! The Mexican holiday Day of the Dead is fast approaching- and close on it’s…

  • Perfect Easter activity- make surprise eggs at home, just like You Tube Kids! #easter #tutorial #surpriseeggs #eastereggs #easteregghunt #eastercrafts #eastereggdecorating #eastereggcrafts

    Surprise Eggs Tutorial- Huevos Sopresa

    This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #SpringItOn #NestleKitchen #CollectiveBias It’s Easter season at Casa Pura Vida, and that means huevos sorpresa.…