AUTHOR: Terry Padilla

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Terry Marie Sengelmann Villareal Padilla was born and raised in Managua, Nicaragua. She was born to a German-Nicaraguan father and a Mexican-Irish-American mother. Terry holds a Bachelor of Science degree in advertising with a minor in business administration from the University of Florida. She worked for twenty years in the pharmaceutical, biotech, and medical device sales industries. She lives in Miami with her husband and two sons. Terry is a breast cancer survivor and has ADHD.


Latin American Foods

Latin American Foods takes us on the journey of the Garcia family when they must leave their homeland of Puerto Rico after the devastation caused by Hurricanes Irma and Maria. Relocating to Orlando to live with family, they take comfort in the culinary experiences of their native Latin culture. Latin American Foods reveals the richness of their bilingual, bicultural experiences as they adjust to their new life in America.