Latin America

Cooking Tips for October 2023.

Simple ingredients and special techniques helped our ancestors create delicious and nutritious meals that are also inexpensive. Growing up we had the heaviest meal at 2 pm and supper was the light meal around 7...

What do you need to host a Posada? [2022]

One of the things I miss most from my childhood was “Las Posadas”. When I was young I waited for a whole year to break a piƱata during “Las Posadas,” because that was the only...

December Cooking Tips

As I mention before on the “About” page I started writing this blog to share with my family and friends the stories and recipes that have brought us the discovery of world stories, the joy...

The Gift of Freedom – An Incan Story

A Gift of Freedom. Legend from the Mochica people of Peru. The tribe of the Caris invaded the land of the Aymara people and treated them as slaves. Choque the son of the last Aymara...