Document Type

Capstone Project (Open Access)

Degree Name

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)


Humanities & Communication


Humanities & Communications, Social Action & Creative Writing

First Advisor

Lee Ristcher


Cocina de Raizes / A Family Cookbook is a heartwarming journey through my family's heritage, encapsulating the essence of familial bonds and cherished traditions. Combining flavorful recipes with evoking narratives, this cookbook serves as a testament to the cultural richness and generational wisdom passed down through the ages. Each dish tells a story, weaving together the past and present, celebrating the moments shared around the kitchen table. From cherished family gatherings to everyday meals, "Roots and Recipes" invites readers to savor not only the flavors but also the memories that make each recipe truly special. With a blend of nostalgia and innovation, this cookbook offers a glimpse into the soul of a family, honoring their culinary legacy while creating new traditions for future generations.