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Self Care Work Breaks

After an amazing holiday season and new year, people are eager to start fresh with a clean slate. But keeping that fresh attitude for the next 360+ days may seem impossible with the busy days that lie ahead, which is why it’s always important to put ourselves first and self care. Work breaks are known to relieve stress, and help with productivity, but finding the time or money for a long break may not always be the most practical, which is why I’ve provided 5 simple, affordable, and FREE ways to give yourself relaxing work breaks for the rest of 2019.

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Work Break #5 Mom's Frijoles Parados - Guatemalan Black Beans

In Guatemala, Frijoles are an everyday breakfast item with eggs, platanos, and some coffee. With so many ways to make them, they're versatile, and dynamic in flavor, so learning this first recipe will help anyone make other types of Frijoles including Liquados (blended), Colados (blend & strain), and Volteados (fold to make a spread). 

Watch our video below to learn the how to make this delicious dish from mama herself!

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Work Break #4 - Mom's Ponche or Christmas Cider

The holidays are here which means its time to make some delicious Ponche. My mom learned from the best, both of my grandmas, and combined their recipes into this sweet and tasty holiday cider. Perfect for those warm night and large holiday parties, this hot drink can be made within an hour. 

Bring something other than a pumpkin pie to your Holiday parties and try Ponche.

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