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How to make Easy Asian Appetizers

These Asian appetizers make easy healthy dinners or great light snacks for entertaining. I created these recipes after being inspired by recipes I found in the September 2017 issue of Cooking Light. Subsequently, I adjusted them to our tastes. The photo below shows a variation using salmon sashimi with cilantro and cucumbers served with spicy […]

Which is the Best Ceviche Recipe, Peruvian or Mexican?

To find the best ceviche recipe we tried several variations. We will be preparing it using recipes from two different countries and comparing them while learning about the cultures at the same time. What is Ceviche? Ceviche is a traditional way of curing fish chemically with fresh citrus juices instead of using heat. Serve it […]

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Florida Cuisine: How to Make Coconut Fish Nuggets

Initially, I posted a picture of these fish nuggets on my personal Facebook page and got a huge response. I wasn’t going to post the recipe until I realized that South Florida cuisine is a foreign food to most people. Further, I made up this recipe based on some local ingredients. This was originally based […]

Ecotourism: Soar like a Dragon and Discover Nature’s Hidden Secrets

We joined our friend, Lee again for another virtual visit to Japan. Lee works for a documentary company and has studied political science. During our journey we experienced a dragon’s eye view of the majestic country from drone footage he shot. In addition, we learned some dragon lore. However, the most interesting part of the […]

Easy Christmas Cocktails: Learn how to make festive drinks

Here are a few easy Christmas cocktails we have come up with after much trial and error so you don’t have to. Try them out and let us know what you think. Not sure where to find all the liquor? Total Wine has a large selection at reasonable prices plus they have a rewards club […]

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Visit Kenya Virtually, Fall in Love with the Resilience

Presently, Covid-19 makes international travel difficult. However, my husband and I recently got to visit Kenya virtually through Airbnb. Our host Samson met us through Zoom. Sam took us on a cultural tour of several regions. Then he discussed the Umoja Women’s Village. After that, Sam talked about the cultural center, Bomas of Kenya. In […]

How to Infuse Liquor with Incredible Flavors

I decided to write this post on how to infuse liquor after trying this apple bourbon experiment. We had previously infused vodka with habaneros which we used in bloody marys giving them a great kick. Here is how you can infuse liquor at home. We picked up our liquor at Total Wine. How to Infuse […]

Virtual Travel: How to Explore the World on line

Want to explore the world but don’t have the time or the money? Here is the answer: virtual travel. This is how we have been traveling during Covid-19. We have used Airbnb before for glamping, beach condos and visiting our son at college, but now we are traveling on a whole new level. Many people […]