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Mangos Mangos, Everywhere

June 8, 2013


Ah, mango season. There’s nothing quite like it. We’re lucky enough to have several mango trees in our yard, as well as in-laws who grant us truckloads of mangos (literally). All this mangoey goodness is a thrilling rush. The dilemma is, the mangos come all at once, and then the season is over pretty quickly! […]

Martes = Micheladas

July 27, 2011


Yesterday I had great plans to write a heartfelt post on Facundo Cabral and so continue with the Troubadour Tuesday series as promised. But, it was just TOO HOT.  I didn’t feel like writing.  I felt like drinking.  Drinking an ice-cold michelada to stave off the heat. And so I pass along this non-recipe recipe […]

Perfect Pot o’ Beans

April 19, 2011


When I moved back to Minnesota after living in El Salvador for a few months, by far what I missed most were the beans.  Well, I missed Juan too.  But mostly the beans. At first I tried buying canned beans.  Bleghck!  Then I consulted Juan on how to prepare dried beans.  Despite his affirmations that […]