January 29, 2020

No matter how many times I will try to give up this project because every time I do, life brings me some amazing women from the most wonderful countries: Latvia, Macedonia... 

and then again... Egypt, Trinidad... Nothing I can do. 

That's why I started to believe this is...

September 19, 2018

Well, I parked this project for a while but now it's time to go back because I am not done yet, and I am so happy to be back that it can't be a mistake. 

Having diner with some good friends last Saturday we were laughing talking how my life is always intense, many thing...

July 17, 2017

Polish Stuffed Cabbage (Gołąbki)

Meat snack/appetizers 

  • Prep: 30 mins

  • Cook: 60 mins

  • Yield: 18 Polish cabbage rolls

by Suzie and Grazie from Poland 

Polish stuffed cabbage rolls are a national dish from Poland.

Ground pork and beef mixed with rice and nestl...

May 19, 2017

My name is Cristina Arola. I am from Barcelona, and I live in New York City since 2011. I won't say I don't miss Barcelona, specially my people, but love brought me here when I met my husband back in 2010, and since then my love for this city increased. Specially when...

June 2, 2016

Art class in the Guggenheim! Shapes and Couscous... :)

Couscous Salad with Tomatoes and Mint Recipe

1. Toss the tomatoes, cucumbers, and lemon juice in a bowl with 2 teaspoons of the salt.

Set aside.

2. Put the couscous into a large bowl

3. Add the tomato mixture,...

April 22, 2016

Looking for 2 recipes today: Dominican Republic and Ecuador... Feeling happy and determined. Letting things come to me in order to accomplish my dreams... 

Gracias universe!!

With Boris we bought this World map long time ago, I never thought that I would use it to p...

June 27, 2015

This is the way they shop in Connecticut. Probably crazy to imagine this Supermarket experience in Ghana, Bangladesh or many other countries. I wonder how life is when you don't have everything everywhere and all the time, like we do have here in NYC.  

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