We’re back home in Louisville now, but I am only just getting the photos downloaded from our last days in … Continue Reading Last week in Chile
It’s hot in Santiago. It’s too hot to write, too hot to move, too hot to cook, too hot to … Continue Reading Heat Wave
We are back in Santiago with Javier’s family! The last time we were here was in 2014 for Macarena and … Continue Reading Return to Chile 2016
All of the posts from Chile have been leading up to this: Maca and Alex’s wedding day! In the last post … Continue Reading Maca & Alex – MARRIED!
Our original plan after visiting Chile over last Christmas was not to return until 2015 at the earliest and 2017 … Continue Reading Arts & Crafts Wedding Prep
Haha – I almost forgot about this. This post is dedicated to the journeys of Melinko, the little stuffed animal … Continue Reading Melinko goes to Melinka
Once we were back in Santiago, we focused on relaxing at the Rodriguez home. The heat outside made it difficult … Continue Reading Last of Chile
We spent a few wonderful days in Melinka, and right before New Years we started the long journey back to … Continue Reading Back to Santiago
On one of the days we spent in Melinka we drove to a nearby village called Repollal. It’s still on … Continue Reading Visiting Repollal Alto
Melinka was a mystery to all of us before we arrived. Paula, Javier’s older sister, moved there several months ago … Continue Reading Que Lindo es Melinka
Our next adventure in Chile began on Christmas eve when we drove to Quellón, Chiloe after fixing the battery of … Continue Reading The boat to Melinka
On our second day in Castro, we headed to the national park located in a nearby town called Cucao. Chiloe … Continue Reading Parks and sunsets in Chiloe
On our first day in Castro we drove to a town nearby called Dalcahue. The Castro locals told us that … Continue Reading Visiting Dalcahue, Chiloe
On the day we arrived in Chile, we drove to Osorno and finally arrived at Javier’s aunt and uncles house … Continue Reading Roadtripping to the South of Chile
It’s time for another Chilean Christmas!!!! Javier and I have been waiting for this trip since…well, truly since we left … Continue Reading We made it to Chile!
One of the first things that came to our mind when we knew we were coming to Miami was…Chilean food!!! … Continue Reading Sabores Chilenos
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!!!
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
Last week I received an email from my sister Paula with a bunch of old family pictures that she found … Continue Reading Directly from the Rodriguez’ chest of memories / Fotos del baul de los recuerdos
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