You’re Not Broken, You Just Need To Love Yourself

In honor of National Eating Disorders Awareness Week, here’s a post I’ve been mulling over: On Valentine’s Day, I woke up wanting to bury myself deep into the covers. I felt ugly. I felt fat. And I wanted to hide. Did you know in European folk traditions Valentine’s Day signifies the coming of Spring– rejuvenation, regrowth,… Continue reading You’re Not Broken, You Just Need To Love Yourself

The Little Dominican Eats… Winter Flea + Smorgasburg!

I love cities. Having grown up in New York City, I love being able to wander and discover new sights. In the summer I love picking a random avenue and seeing where it takes me. After a while seeing the same sights bores me. I was starting to get a little antsy in Manhattan so… Continue reading The Little Dominican Eats… Winter Flea + Smorgasburg!

The Little Dominican Eats… the Chick’n Shack!

“Hi, I’m the Little Dominican and I am a food snob.” It’s true. Most accurate way to describe my food personality: snob. I have avoided featuring Shake Shack like the plague. For a long time I just saw it as a step up (or two…) from McDonald’s. Being brutally honest, Shake Shack’s beef burgers without the… Continue reading The Little Dominican Eats… the Chick’n Shack!

Make the Most of Your Move (and Nutrition!)

It can be pretty tough worrying about grocery shopping, meal prepping and weight loss while in the midst of a move. Unless you are going close distances–and even then it can be hard–transporting food from one fridge to another isn’t exactly the easiest option: If the food is packed into a hot vehicle for long periods of time it can… Continue reading Make the Most of Your Move (and Nutrition!)

The Little Dominican Eats… Brooklyn Edition!

BROOKLYN. /ˈbrʊklᵻn/. BK. Home of the hipster. And, approximately 4 hours after this posting, home of the Little Dominican too! Yes, I have officially left the abode that so deeply clung on to me in the deep recesses of upper Manhattan. I am super excited to bring you more of Brooklyn’s treats and eats now that they’ll all be in my backyard! With… Continue reading The Little Dominican Eats… Brooklyn Edition!