Rest

By Gabriella Rivera Sometimes at night, I let my tears run down my face and into my mouthI don’t wipe them awayI want to taste my pain Sometimes at night, I let my body fallI give away my weightAnd hope it never comes back Sometimes at night, I sigh loudDelivering my pressuresFrom a world that … Continue reading Rest

If Your Abuela Was a Vegetarian, These Are the Empanadas She Would Make

by Gabriella Rivera Every year, my favorite part of the holidays is gathering around the table with family or friends to enjoy a good meal.  After I started eating more plant based, I realized how many foods at my family’s table were meat centered. As I discussed this with more of the Latinx community it … Continue reading If Your Abuela Was a Vegetarian, These Are the Empanadas She Would Make

New Paltz Produce Calendar!

by Gabriella Rivera The Hudson Valley’s agriculture is rich and ripe with possibilities for fresh, delicious dishes. By shopping for produce as in-season as possible, you can provide yourself with the best ingredients while reducing your carbon footprint.  Produce Currently In-Season:  Fruits: Apples, Blackberries, Blueberries, Cantaloupe, Grapes, Nectarines, Peaches, Pears, Plums, Raspberries, Tomatoes, Watermelon Vegetables/non-fruits: … Continue reading New Paltz Produce Calendar!