Summer evenings in the neighborhood can be wonderful. Occasionally on a Friday some of us neighbors bring out folding chairs and sit together in one front year for a bit of happy hour while the kids go mental on someone else’s lawn. 225 more words
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We spent the better part of last summer in Puerto Rico, and among the tasty things that my little guy fell in love with was… 275 more words
When the heat gets tropical, so should the drinks.
On a recent trip to the mountains of Puerto Rico, I was inspired by a wonderfully cooling and exotic sangría I had up around and about… 494 more words
In Puerto Rico we call it guingambó (geen-gahm-BOH) or variations on that word, which seems to derive from the original African term for it. You may know it as… 575 more words
For my six-year-old, it was all about the creamy, sweet, warm yumminess of some homemade hot chocolate. For me, it was all about channeling my grandmother. 362 more words