Just for fun, here’s a recipe for perfectly roasted baby potatoes that works every time. Continue reading Illustration Friday – The Big Breakfast
This recipe is total junk food crack, and it works just as well with kids, for a bunch of sports fans before a game, or on the patio in the summer downing glasses of rose. Continue reading 2 Secrets to Perfect Fried Calamari (with Lime Chipotle Aioli)
Note: Scroll straight to the bottom for the full recipe, The Perfect Baking Sheet Pizza Pie. Friday nights were pizza night in our house when I was growing up. Pizza Night was a family tradition. The week’s menu was always written out in my mother’s longhand and taped on the inside of the kitchen cupboard. I would come home from school and stare longingly at … Continue reading The 5 Magical Secrets to Perfect Homemade Pan Pizza every single time; plus, a recipe for The Perfect Baking Sheet Pizza Pie.
When I first moved to Mexico, I was broke. Not like, I was only eating tacos and drinking six packs of beer and staying in hostel dorm rooms, I mean literally, I had no money. I was young, in my twenties, and I had saved a few hundred dollars in cash doing odd jobs after winning a scholarship to write a book, which I never … Continue reading El Balcon de Zocalo Restaurant – Centro Historico, Mexico City
After you finish your beers, and the light disappears, have a few cocktails at one of the many bars along Alvaro Obregon, and then take the train or an Uber to the Centro Historico Continue reading A Perfect Day in Mexico City – CDMX dream itinerary