• Culture
  • LA Files: Pan Dulce in East LA

    Pan Dulce* is a staple if you grow up in a Mexican-American household, or if you live in LA. They come in different shapes, sizes, and textures but in general, they are all covered in sugar and a symbol of your grandparents, cousins, heritage, sometimes church, and probably a Sunday morning with coffee at home. Everyone […]

  • Colombia
  • Mexican Food in Bogota: La Verdad!

    Okay so let’s take a break from talking about parties and let’s talk about FOOD: Mexican food (in Bogota)! One of the things I grew up hearing way too often was “You must love spicy food! You’re Colombian!” or “Ugh I can’t wait to eat a million burritos when I come visit you!” (1. Colombian’s […]