feliz navidad: tamale time. {mexico}

Christmas is my favorite time of year.  I love most things about the holidays – the fresh cut Christmas tree we bought from Little Hills in Petaluma, the mulled wine our neighbors made for after dinner drinks this weekend, the stash of European treats I squirreled away (Christmas pudding, dark chocolate Digestives, and marzipan), and […]

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sabor de mexico: memories of puerto vallarta

Thinking about a getaway to warmer weather?  Yeah, me too.  One of my favorite places to visit is Puerto Vallarta, and the little towns next door of Bucerías and Sayulita.  The standout attraction?  The food, of course. My last trip to Mexico was a few years ago, with a group of friends.  Though our resort […]

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