Best Ever Homemade Zucchini Bread Recipe The past few years have proven that a quick cure for homesickness is comfort food. I suppose it’s because most of us will always associate certain foods and flavors with where we spent our childhood. My medicine comes in the form of … [Read more...]
I love to cook and my recipes are a reflection of the Spanish classics (mostly from my Andalusian mother-in-law) and my love for travel. For simple Spanish recipes with an occasional twist, you're in the right place!
Sometimes when traveling I try something so good that I just know, despite my efforts, I won’t be able to recreate at home. The perfectly balanced sweet yet tart cherry pastries in Budapest, the unbelievably fresh ceviche in El Salvador, the heavenly baked empanadas in Buenos … [Read more...]
One of the big benefits to living in Spain is the amazingly cheap and delicious wine selection. Some of my personal favorites come from the Ribera del Duero region in Castile y León. When out at night I generally pay between €1,10-€3,00 per glass, although on the lower end you … [Read more...]
This week in my classes we are focusing on food. The class begins by thinking about one of our human rights, the right to food, and how people in countries all over the world don't have enough. In fact, yesterday morning, as I checked cnn.com before my classes, I was surprised to … [Read more...]