Vietnam Cookery Center

  While in Vietnam, in Ho Chi Minh City, I also took it upon myself to take a cooking class. It was an incredible time. One of the things that I love about taking cooking classes abroad is being able to meet different people who also share my passion and love of food and cooking….

Must Try Foods in Thailand

  Tom Yum Soup No trip to Thailand is complete without trying the Tom Yum Soup. You can get it almost anywhere from street vendors to restaurants, and even learn to cook this dish in cooking classes. It is a Thai hot and sour soup, full of flavor and commonly made with shrimp. It uses…

May Kaidee Cooking School Bangkok

  May Kaidee Cooking School. 5 stars no doubt. A must while in Bangkok is to take a cooking class as I have mentioned in numerous posts. You can learn to cook local dishes and even take the recipes home with you. Some of the dishes pictured above include the classic Papaya Salad. And this…

Basic Currant Scones (Courtesy of King Arthur Cooking Class)

Ingredients: 2 1/2 cups of King Arthur Unbleached All-Purpose Flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon of salt 2 teaspoons sugar 6 tablespoons unsalted butter, chilled 1/2 cup currants (or other add ins) 1 egg, separated (reserve the white for brushing on top of scone) 3/4 cup cold whole milk Directions: Preheat the oven to…

Portugal? –All Set

Have I mentioned that I am going to Portugal in September, over the Labor Day Holiday. Yes. And, in fact, did I mention that I am trying to touch down on all six of the major continents before my 30th birthday. That’s a pretty challenging and difficult task. I am, however, going to try. After…

Some of the best adventures I’ve ever had

Some of the best adventures I have ever had came from my half baked plans. Someone today, a friend, called me brave, for doing a lot of the things that I have been doing lately, like gliding, and of course there was the amazing cooking class I took the other day while I was on…

Come prepara i piatto che preferisco-Melanzzano Parmagiano

Buona a sera personi. Due giorno fa, io preparato Melanzzana Parmagiano. Quest’ e un piatto gustoso e piu felice prepara. E posso mangiare per la cena o il pranzo e il piatto e riempimento. Anche e un piatto tradizionale di Italia. Ecco qui per la ricetta che uso: Prima, io lava la melanzzana e lo…

My Ultimate Bucket List

See the 7 World Wonders (while they are still there and while their is still something to wonder about) Visit Bhutan Scale Mount Everest Go on a luxury cruise vacation Watch the leaves change in Vermont Watch how maple syrup is made in Vermont Watch how cheese is made in Vermont Go to Sturbridge Village…

A volte mi piace leggere le ricette italiani

Mi piace cucinare. Mi piace il cibo. Prima, mi piace il cibo italiano e il cibo francese perche e molto gustoso e saporito. Quando ho tempo libero, leggo un blog di ricetta in italiano. Il blog che preferisco si chiama: Solo Ricette Blog. Il foto del cibo guarda bennisimo e piu gustoso. Il cibo italiano…

I Love Food…

Some of the food that I have indulged in for the past two weeks. I’m in culinary heaven here. The chocolate cake above proves that heaven really is a place on Earth. And the sushi? I had been craving that and that proves that Italy is not completely alien.