Rice and Beans Recipe

By Request… Brazilian Rice Ingredients: 2 cups white rice 3 tablespoons vegetable or olive oil (My mother used vegetable oil most of the time.) 1 onion, thinly chopped 3 cloves garlic, minced 4 cups hot water 1 tablespoon salt Directions: Place the rice in a colander, and rinse thoroughly with cold water. Add the oil […]

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A Thirty-Days Practice of Gratitude to Transform Your Life

I am in Brazil visiting my family, but mostly spending time with my mother. She is almost 85 years young, and she is losing some of the recent memories, logic, and balance. She was recently hospitalized because she took the wrong medication and missed the right ones. After that, I decided to expedite my trip […]

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The Second Feminine Power: Creativity

This power is not only for painters, sculptures, writers, or composers; it is an act of expression from which the uniqueness of each individual is called to share with the world.

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