8 Ways to Know You Have Become Culturally Portuguese

Espresso is your thing. Okay, so I know the saying, when in Rome, do as the Romans do. Well, what about when in Portugal? In Lisbon? Portugal may very well give Italy a run for their money when it comes to coffee and espresso. Portugal is a close neck behind in the way that they…

Complete Southeast Asia Itinerary

I am almost done planning this trip to Southeast Asia and it is safe to say that I am UBER excited. Something I did is portion out my cash in envelopes. The cash balance that I owe Elephant Nature Park, some of the hostels, etc. Extra cash will be for the cabs and things like…

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…

Spinach and Sausage Omelette

For those of you who don’t know me, I am a major foodie and food junkie. I love everything food and all types of food. I am a health addict and am always looking for new, fun and creative ways to incorporate cooking, healthy eating and healthy living into my every day part of life….