6th St. Urban Garden. Arts District.

The 6th Street Urban Garden is located in the perimeter of the Arts District in Downtown Los Angeles.   According to Johnny White the space was caught in limbo due to all the new development of condos.  I find that a little hard to believe because those developers are always making sure that they acquire…

Dylan Roof Manifesto is both Heartbreaking and Frightening.

“I was not raised in a racist home or environment. Living in the South, almost every White person has a small amount of racial awareness, simply beause of the numbers of negroes in this part of the country. But it is a superficial awareness. “

LOST IN TEXTLATION: EMOJIS NOW ACCEPTABLE AT WORK

According to an article I read today by Bouree Lam on the Atlantic Emojis are now acceptable at work, as if I wasn’t already using them. I mean really, really using them, all of them not just the happy face. They say the line between love in hate is in the tone and delivery, and…

Chiles Rellenos, Cruelty Free by Victor Lomeli.

Jamaica or Hibiscus sabdariffa L.was brought to Mexico from Africa during the colonial days, it has now become one of the most cultivated crops in Mexico. The benefits of Jamaica make me wanna shout out and tell everyone I love about its goodness.

Instead of Menudo: The hangover cure. La Cruda.

Okay it’s a bit dramatic to call this the hangover cure, everyone knows what cures a hangover. However I am so excited to share this recipe with everybody. I won’t bore you with the details but this  soup is said to support adrenal health, and helps your liver process alcohol and excess sugar and encourages the…

SPICY GINGER COD CEVICHE WITH DANDELION & TURMERIC

Yes Dandelions are edible. Of course don’t go out and pick the growing off the sidewalk, I know times are tough but this tangy weed is about 2.00 a lbs. and organic. Dandelions have many healing qualities and it is said to help you lose some of that water weight. It is loaded with vitamins…

Aguas Frescas: Agua de Tamarindo by Victor Lomeli

If you have ever been in need of a thirst quencher may I suggest AGUA DE TAMARINDO. A very Mexican drink found in many Mexican Restaurants and Taquerias, however most of the ones that I have tasted are capable of inducing a sugar overdose. I remember as a little chavalito helping my grandma make agua…