January 24, 2015 Alicia Castro

I’m been eating healthy for almost a year and I’m tired of eating pancakes that come from boxes you find at stores. Usually, people enjoy eating pancakes at IHOP, Denny’s, Norms and who knows what else is out there. Well, not me!  I don’t know about you, but don’t you ever get tired of eating pancakes that require flour, milk, water, plus the extra time and a messy kitchen? So I came up with a simple solution. I chose to make my morning big healthy and fluffy pancakes less than 5 minutes every weekend. Yes, it’s possible. I’m sharing my…

June 9, 2014 Alicia Castro

My attempt to cook lobster for the first time was messy, fun, and successful. My stepfather caught them with a simple bag. It took him many attempts before he caught 3 whole lobster at the beach. He placed the lobsters into the trader joe’s brown bag. They were large lobsters, probably a 4-5 pounds apiece. I tried freezing the lobster for two hours to numb their pain but they were still alive. Of course I felt bad. I boiled water using a large pot and cooked the lobsters for 5 minutes. After boiling, I placed the lobsters on the sink to cool them and cut them in…