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5 Festive Recipes to Celebrate Cinco De Mayo

CINCO DE MAYO!!! One of my most favorite holidays for many reasons. The top two reasons are 1. I have an ongoing love affair with Mexican foods and 2. 30 more words

Mexican Recipes

Eating in Cuba

Good pizza in Cuba? Absolutely. I went into my journey to Cuba, expecting wonderful dishes with deep Spanish roots and light on flavor, due to the embargo. 513 more words

Travel

Havana (Shabbat) Nights!

On December 14, 2014, the United States and Cuba started the process of resuming diplomatic relations. Since then I have been unable to squelch my curiosity about all things Cuban, but especially food. 1,220 more words

Birthday

Cafe Pinar

Location: 730 Sand Lake Road #30 Orlando, FL, 32809

Oh Cafe Pinar, what a delightful surprise you were! My roommate suggested trying this place, and since I was in no particular food mood (meaning I was hungry and would eat anything and everything), we headed to Cafe Pinar. 251 more words

Ropa Vieja and Saffron Orzo

As I began cataloging the recipes in my Tried & Liked file I realized that many of them have been gleaned from the pages of   2,504 more words

Beef

Ropa Vieja Goes Live

Welcome to my blog!

This is a space for sharing my writing and reflections on my experiences in Latin America. Gender, migration, social consciousness, and travel will play a prominent role in the topics discussed and in shaping the perspectives that I adopt in relating my experiences. 166 more words

Latin America

Habana Part 1: A charming con?

Days: 148

Total distance travelled: 32,634.6 kilometres (20,269.94 miles)

When you arrive somewhere with certain expectations, it is often difficult for the reality to match the dream. 1,815 more words

Cuba