A new kind of New Year's Resolution -- a Cooking Challenge! Whether you want to learn new recipes, get better at faster cooking techniques, or eat healthier, this is a great way to kick off 2019. Get more details or sign up HERE.
Have you heard about Cook90? I stumbled across it a a few months ago, and thought -- now THERE'S a New Year's Resolution worth doing! David Tamarkin, editor of Epicurious magazine, came up with the great idea in 2015 to start off 2016 by giving his home cooking skills a shot in the arm. He [...]
It was colder than I thought it would be in February. Spain is supposed to be the warm part of Europe. Yeah, right... Wait. Hold the phone. It's September in Colorado as I write this. Why are we talking about February? Ah, well, because I just realized that when a student asked about Spanish sauces, [...]
"Hey, let's spend an entire year designing, creating, and building a cool monument, put it up for 4 days, and then -- burn it down!" Sounds crazy, no? But that's what they do for the Las Fallas festival in the region of Valencia, Spain. The interesting part, though, is not so much about the monuments (yes, [...]
All summer long, in our neighborhood, we played Cowboys and Indians. I was the horse. It was OK with me. I happen to like horses. Besides, I was the only one old enough and strong enough to pull the wagon, or give horseback rides. The downside for the other kids was that they had [...]