Category Archives: Ancestral Wisdom

The Pinole Project

The Pinole Project

What’s up, everyone? Bernie Molina here, author of Herencia Cookbook, full of authentic SalviMex recipes with a modern twist. Today, I want to talk all about The Pinole Project ! The Pinole Project is a Mexican-American food company that sells a superfood pinole chia oatmeal. My friend Maya Jacquez is the owner and founder of

atole de avena

Atole de Avena (Drinkable Oatmeal)

In today’s post, I will share one of my oatmeal recipes. I eat a lot of oatmeal in different ways. For instance, there is an overnight oats recipe in Herencia Cookbook in the breakfast section. It is enjoyed cold. I also enjoy thick warm oats with fruit and nuts. Today’s recipe is runny oatmeal that


All About Rosemary, the Herb

Saludos! It’s your girl, Bernie, author of HerenciaCookbook, full of authentic SalviMex recipes with a modern twist. Herencia Cookbook honors Latin matriarchs and culture while offering hacks for our contemporary lifestyles. That being said, though my lifestyle is indeed modern, I look to ancestral wisdom often. There are many reasons for this: keeping the beauty

Dia De Los Muertos

Dia De Los Muertos, Herencia Style

Today, to honor the matriarchs who are no longer with us, I want to talk about Dia de los Muertos. This holiday is special to me because I grew up celebrating it. My family and I would travel to Mexico to visit our departed in the cemetery there. This year, due to the pandemic and having

Mexican Hot Chocolate Benefits

Mexican Hot Chocolate Benefits + Recipe

The Benefits of Mexican Hot Chocolate  Herencia Cookbook looks to wisdom from the past and helps us fit it into our contemporary lifestyles. In today’s post, I will be sharing a hot chocolate recipe. After giving birth to my son, my mother stayed with me for the first 40 days and helped me as I

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