July 19, 2020 Editor

Dreaming of traveling to Mexico? Take note of the food in Mexico that hits the must-try list to sample on your trip! Try some of these Mexican food recipes while you’re waiting to head south of the border. Food forms an important part in the social and cultural traditions of…

February 12, 2020 Editor

As a lifelong fan of medieval fiction, I have a fascination with the era. Visiting Hampton Court ranks right up there as one of my most memorable stops in London. But to see the kitchens where these huge meals were prepared and then to visit the restored Royal Kitchen Garden?…

November 22, 2019 Editor

Some of the freshest shrimp on the island comes from the famous shrimp trucks Oahu offers up on the island’s north shore. Be sure to give some of these Hawaii foods a try while you’re there! When you think “Hawaii” it’s probably not likely that you imagine shrimp. Probably less…

September 13, 2019 Editor

When visiting a new country for the first time, it’s understandable to find yourself uncertain about local customs. While we found the Italian people to be very accommodating when visiting Italy, I’m sure there were at least a couple times that they shook their head in consternation over our cluelessness!…

August 31, 2019 Editor

Hawaii has a multitude of delicious high-end dining options, but some of the best food in Hawaii is casual fare. Be sure to check out this Quick Food Guide to Italy, too! Sample the best food in Hawaii We’re not talking five-star, Michelin rated restaurants, here. Sure, those fancy meals…

August 30, 2019 Editor

My mom learned to cook at the hand of her Portuguese mom, a second-generation American. She’s a great cook but when we had the opportunity to visit Portugal — Lisbon and Porto — one of our goals was to experience traditional Portuguese food as it’s cooked in our ancestral lands….

August 4, 2019 Editor

Making homemade pasta from scratch results in a far superior meal. Shape this Italian pasta dough recipe as farfalle, tagliatelle, or use the pasta sheets in homemade lasagna.  Check out these 30 things to know when visiting Italy, too! Semolina is the flour of choice for making the best pasta…

July 30, 2019 Editor

In the end, one of our biggest takeaways from Italy was something that we’ve come to know right at home: Food matters. Food in Italy takes center stage, and eating in Italy will make you wonder at the standard American diet. Check out these 30 things to know when visiting Italy,…