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Labor Day Barbecue Side Dishes
These Latin-Inspired Side Dishes Will Spice Up Your Labor Day BBQ

Summer is on the wane, but before we say goodbye to days in the park, afternoons by the beach, and humid nights under a full moon, there's still time for one more backyard barbecue.


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10 Gifts That Will Definitely Impress Your Labor Day Party Hostess
10 Gifts That Will Definitely Impress Your Labor Day Party Hostess

It’s certainly not easy to say goodbye to summer, but at least Labor Day gives us one last excuse to grill and enjoy the fleeting weather. If you’re headed to a party as a guest, make sure you bring a gift for the hostess (this etiquette rule applies to casual backyard events, too!). Head to the Latin Kitchen to view our favorite hostess gifts — plus, where to buy them, why she’ll love them, and how to present them. 


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5 Breakfasts In A Jar For The Busy Mujer
5 Healthy Breakfasts In A Jar For The Busy Mujer

Let's be real: between the alarm sounding off and the time you have to scoot out the door, there's a laundry list of morning to-dos that take priority over breakfast. (The kids aren't going to dress themselves and you're not about to show up to the office with wet hair.) In the all-systems-go of the morning rush, you usually end up grabbing whatever is closest, cheapest, and fastest... but not always healthiest.


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Quick Healthy Summer Meals
3 Quick & Healthy Late Summer Meals

Summer is the perfect time to enjoy ingredients at their peak, as well as enjoying the warmth of the summer sun. And during the final days of our favorite season, we would rather skip slaving away in the kitchen. The good news is that healthy meals don’t have to be time consuming to be delicious. Take Chorizo Quinoa Stuffed Tomatoes, Garbanzo Salad Stuffed Red Peppers and Chilled Zucchini Soup — three recipes that prove quick summer meals can be tasty, nutritious and easy to prepare.


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Peruvian Beach Snacks (aka How to Eat Like a King at the Playa)
The Most Delicious Peruvian Beach Snacks

Though snacks vary by country and region — think paletas in Mexico and piraguas in Puerto Rico — they're a time-honored tradition in every part of the world where there's sea and sand. In Peru's Huanchaco, a popular surf beach and weekend getaway for urban neighbors, revelers stroll along the water's edge, take in views from the pier, and nibble on the fishing village's local fare.

Here, a look at the most delicious, traditional Peruvian beach snacks you'll see at la playa


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5 Juicy Fruit Recipes to Sweeten Up Summer Meals
5 Fruit Recipes To Sweeten Up Summer Meals

Fresh, plump, juicy fruits are bountiful and bright in the summer. From peaches to apricots, cherries to berries, the mouthwatering selection at your local fruit stand, grocery story, and farmer's market may make you crazy — so crazy, in fact, that you buy way more fruit than you could possibly use. 


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The Most Brilliant (And Baffling) Pumpkin Spice Items
The Most Brilliant (And Baffling) Pumpkin Spice Items

Autumn is the season for leather boots, cable-knit sweaters, cozy scarves, pipin' hot apple cider.... and of course, pumpkin spice. Since Starbucks introduced its absurdly popular Pumpkin Spice Latte, brands have been battling each other to the death to concoct the perfect variation of the cold-weather treat. 
Move over, Starbucks. These are the most brilliant (and baffling) ways to get your fall fix: 


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7 Porch Pounder Wines to Drink Labor Day Weekend
7 Porch Pounder Wines to Drink Labor Day Weekend

Whether you actually sip your wine on a porch or find yourself in a backyard guzzling glasses over neighborhood chisme, the days of whites and rosés keeping you cool against the backdrop of sweltering heat are significantly numbered. As your family fires up La Caja China or barbeque one last time this Labor Day Weekend, you'll want to go out with a bang (Read: wine wasted), and we’ve compiled the perfect list to do just that.


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Beat the Late Summer Heat with 6 Tasty Tequila Cocktails
6 Tequila Cocktails To Help You Beat The Heat

It’s no secret that we love a tequila cocktail. Who doesn’t? From margaritas to Bloody Marys to tequila sours, there’s no end to the tasty twists you can put on this beloved Mexican spirit. But not all tequila drinks are created equal: some are best served poolside; others are cold comfort; and others are spicy summer flings. 

So which tequila cocktails should you be sipping right now? The answer lies within.


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Try the World to Launch New Foods from Spain Delivery Box (Get a Discount Code Here!)
Try the World to Launch New Foods from Spain Delivery Box (Get a Discount Code Here!)

Love food? Love Birch Box? If you answered yes to both you're in for a treat: Try the World, a gourmet food subscription box, is launching a delivery box featuring foods from Spain on September 1.

Renowned chef Jamie Bissonnette hand-picked the products in the box, which include seven gourmet foods and a few extra goodies (like travel and culture tips, recipes, and more). Among the seven items are floral jams, paprika, citrus crumb cakes,fresh tomato sauce, and turron.


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