Tuesday, November 10, 2009


The magic of the Holidays are just around the corner!

Some new at our store for that unique, one of a kind, handmade gift you where thinking about. Totally customizable just give me a shout out with your specifications at our Hemp Butterfly online shop ;)

Tuesday, September 15, 2009


I was gone there for a while wasn't I? I have been super busy what with the amount of work coming into my oh so welcoming hands I never seem to have enough time for anything lately. I took a little break from the knotting to design the new fall / winter line and am also workin on a colaboration with fabulous desinger Cruz Barrientos of Barrientos Boutique check him out on both Blogspot and Etsy!

Here is a little taste of what I've been up too the past few weeks....
New earring designs.

Some custom orders.

Some V cuffs in a wide array of colors.

My friend Doel bought this for his beautiful daughter Aidy.

Wednesday, April 22, 2009

Summer Scents

Summer peaks it's head in our shop with a few flowers, a hempkini in the works and even more flowers for your hair in amazing colors!  

Here is a taste of the flowers to come -


Wednesday, April 15, 2009


Clips!.clips for your hair, your car , your cell phone, your key ring. Clips for anything. Light weight and all full of color. 



Upcoming Show Alert!

We will be at -

City of Sunrise Earth Day '09
Saturday, April 18th from 10 am - 6 pm 
at the Sawgrass Sanctuary in Sunrise, Florida

For more info and directions on how to get there go to - http://www.cityofsunrise.org/earthday.html

Thursday, February 19, 2009


My son Joshua Rafael just turned 10 today :) 
I wish him a very, very , very Happy Birthday!!!
May he grow to be a strong, lovable, caring, smart, audacios, adventorous
kind, loving, friendly , healthy boy,teenager,man. May he learn from his travels around
the world. May he always be blessed and know that he is loved and wanted and cared for
every minute and every day of his lifetime. May all your dreams come true.
I am very proud of you , of everything you have already accomplished in your
short life.
A million kisses to you.

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

New in-store changes!

We are adding and changing many things in our shop. A new Valentine's Day Celebration Accessories and Jewelry line called Corazoncitos! , Gift Cards, Recycling, Upcycling, Bangles and so much more. Be sure to check us out!


Thursday, January 15, 2009

Flavors of my land.

A fusion of intense flavors, natural spices and lots of
 african influences. And a never ending passion for seafood!

Pineapple stuffed with rice, beans and yep more seafood made complete with fried sweet plantains. Why yes we do love to fry things and yes we  do love plantains :)

Mahi-Mahi filets.

Mofongo (mashed plantains and garlic) overcome with mountains of seafood :)

Stuffed Red Snapper with "Arañitas"(see below). Boneless and stuffed with rice!

Fried Snapper with "Arañitas"(plantain and garlic shredded and deep fried).

Passion Fruit Frappe.

Giant Shrimp Shiskabobs BBQ at home in Vega Baja, PR.

Wednesday, January 7, 2009

Pueto Rico Beaches

Sundown at Buye Beach, Cabo Rojo

La Guancha, Ponce

Playa Vacia, Piñones

Luquillo Beach

Home for the Holidays. Part I