Win a Westfield $100 Gift Card for Your Holiday Shopping

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 29, 2014 | Category : San Diego

Dolphins at UTC Mall

I hadn’t been to the Westfield UTC Mall in La Jolla in years. When I got there, I thought I was walking around a brand new place. They did a face lift not too long ago, and it looks awesome! The good people from Westfield hosted a few bloggers that...

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Shift Happens at Shiftcon

By: | 6 Comments | On: October 24, 2014 | Category : Food, Health, Kids

Fruits and Veggies

For me, it’s all about taste. My family owns a large ranch in Mexico where chickens are killed for dinner and apples are picked from trees for snacking. I remember coming back to the US and tasting the food here. There was/ is something different in the way American food...

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Donovan Parke Pinot Noir 2013

By: | 2 Comments | On: October 21, 2014 | Category : Wine

Dovovan Parke Pinot Noir 2013 | In Mama Maggie's Kitchen

It’s getting colder outside. Even in sunny San Diego, we are seeing overcast skies and foggy days. On the upside, we can now finally enjoy all the fall food. Pumpkin cookies and roasts. Yum! Yum! and more YUM! I refuse to make an investment in more stretchy pants! The leaves...

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Hot Pockets for A Busy Halloween Day #Treats4All #shop

By: | 0 Comments | On: October 20, 2014 | Category : Food, Kids

Hot Pockets Pepperoni Pizza | In Mama Maggie's Kitchen

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. Every year on Halloween, without failure, my Little Red falls asleep by the end of the night. It’s a long, long day for him and for me. In the morning, my son’s school...

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Pumpkin Maple Trail Mix Recipe #ChooseSmart #Shop

By: | 5 Comments | On: October 14, 2014 | Category : Food, Kids

Pumpkin Maple Trail Mix | In Mama Maggie's Kitchen

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. For me, Smart & Final is a great place to do some recipe shopping. I like picking up warehouse size items without the club fee. You have to understand that it’s just me...

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Taco Stuffed Zucchini #FlavorServed #Ad

By: | 3 Comments | On: October 13, 2014 | Category : Food

Calabacitas | In Mama Maggie's Kitchen

This is a compensated campaign in collaboration with Hunt’s® and Latina Bloggers Connect. Sometimes I wonder what my life would have been like without my abuelita and the food she taught me. The other day, I was checking out Colección de Recetas de Hunt’s and Kraft®, and I remembered one...

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California Grapes Demo with Chef Marcela Valladolid

By: | 2 Comments | On: October 9, 2014 | Category : Drinks, Food

Box of Grapes

The other day, I was invited to attend an event hosted by the California Grapes Commission with spokesperson and TV personality Chef Marcela Valladolid. She prepared a few yummy dishes for us, and in the process, we learned that you can do more with grapes than just make wine. What...

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San Pasqual Winery

By: | 2 Comments | On: October 8, 2014 | Category : San Diego, Wine

San Pasqual Winery Primitivo | In Mama Maggie's Kitchen

Did you know there’s a winery in PB? Craziness, I know! Wine in San Diego is not a new thing. We’ve been growing grapes in SD since way back when. San Pasqual Winery sources its grapes from local growers and produces several wine varietals at their “micro” winery in Pacific...

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