Festive Nights

With 2020 being what it is – or isn’t – this year the holidays seem much less festive than they might be otherwise. The economic fallout on the island, from the ongoing pandemic, means many people can’t afford gifts or have drastically scaled down their gift giving. Get togethers with friends and/or family are discouraged,Continue reading “Festive Nights”

Christmassy Goodness

Thin, fried and with a sweet deliciousness, Buñuelos (pron: buh-nyou-whey-loes) are one of Mexico’s most popular Christmas traditional treats. Popular in many Spanish speaking countries, they are eaten for luck during the holidays and not just at Christmas, they are also served during other holidays, particularly Easter. Even the bread company BIMBO makes buñuelos yearContinue reading “Christmassy Goodness”

A Taste of the Season

It’s finally December – the last month in a year to forget – and Christmas is nearly upon us. It could be just another disappointment in a string of quarantine holidays that came and went without celebration but is anyone really going to let it slide by without some sort of fanfare? It is whatContinue reading “A Taste of the Season”