Out of the blue one afternoon on gchat Javier tells me that he wants to try to make sushi. I’m … Continue Reading Making Sushi
A few weeks ago I was craving pizza. We normally buy the materials to make our own pizza, including the … Continue Reading Home-made Pizza!
I mentioned on the pan amasado post that we used the bread to make Choripan – so here is that … Continue Reading Choripan – the food not the pup
For a couple of years now I have been assigned to mashed potato duty at Thanksgiving. I am not sure … Continue Reading Thanksgiving Javi Style Mashed Potatoes
Cornbread was something completely unknown to me before moving to the States. It never sounded very tasty or appetizing (much … Continue Reading Corn bread adventure
There’s nothing all that special about these that make them “Rodriguez fajitas” except that the peppers come from our lovely … Continue Reading Rodriguez Fajitas!
September 18th is a huge date for our family! So happy (belated) September 18th everyone! El 18 de Septiembre es … Continue Reading Viva Chile! Tiki tiki ti!!!
The summer gardening season is almost over at Los Rodriguez farm (we wish we had a farm…but oh well!). We … Continue Reading Garden Update: Sweet Potato Treasure …. Arrrr!!!
Our cherry tomato plant is by far the most prolific in our garden. Every day we harvest at least a … Continue Reading Making Sun Dried Tomatoes
Our cherry tomato plant has been so productive for us this summer that we haven’t been able to keep up with the … Continue Reading Recipe for Chilean Pebre
One of the most productive plants in our garden is the basil. It is really great to see it grow … Continue Reading Gma Joan’s Pesto magic
We love going grocery shopping at Trader Joes. We dont live close to it (we wish there was more than … Continue Reading “Home Made” Pizza
Since I was a kid beets have called my attention – it’s probably because my mom made them so tasty, … Continue Reading Eat your beets!
Two weeks ago the weekend started off with my good friend Ellen’s bachelorette party. For the party prep, I picked … Continue Reading Sangria & a bachelorette
Here are some quick tips and ideas about the basic parts of our current diet. In the future we will … Continue Reading Our diet basics / Lo basico de nuestra dieta
Javi and I just wrapped up our first successful Super Bowl gathering at the Los Rodriguez mansion! We didn’t have … Continue Reading Super bowls of nachos, ceviche, ice cream…
Since the weather has been acting up (it is amazingly warm in January), I was afraid that “soup weather” would … Continue Reading Seafood soup
Uggggggh I’m sick. It started coming on on Monday night, by Tuesday I was definitely under the weather but I … Continue Reading Sick day smoothie
Paula spoils us when she visits us in Nashville. Yesterday she made us a typical Chilean dish called pastel de … Continue Reading Pastel de Choclo
Our house has turned into our very own pasteleria (bakery)! Cora baked 13 loaves of her Christmas bread (pan de … Continue Reading food, recipes and more food!