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Mango Habanero Paletas

I am in Houston today before heading out to Mexico on Sunday for my teacher fellowship! I always love coming home to visit family but am taken aback by the crazy Texas heat. There is only one thing on my mind on a hot day like today- fruit paletas! Mexican paletas are fruity and delicious…

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Tex-Mex Breakfast Tacos

This weekend, I embark on a once in a lifetime journey. I am heading to Mexico for three weeks to study the connection between food and the formation of national identity and culture. This week has consisted of list making, reservation printing, and endless double checking. From where does that bus leave? At what time…

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Magical Chocolate Cake

Less than two months ago, I went on a 10 day trip to Italy. We spent the bulk of our time in Rome, Venice, and Lake Como, but my favorite part of the trip was, indisputably, our three-day stay in Venice. Something about walking aimlessly through alleys and taking in the beautiful buildings from the…

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