Where should we travel to next?

For the past couple months, I have featured (mostly) recipes from different countries, and so far we’ve been to Mexico and Morocco (well, kind of). This is a new project I started to highlight flavors from around the world, and honestly, to give my content some focus and consistency. As July is coming to a…

around the world

New project: flavors from around the world

I have decided to start a new project for this blog that will  represent my love for food, culture, and travel.  Join me as I take a trip around the world to explore the flavors and words of different countries. While I would love to actually take this trip, for now it will be completed…

The beautiful world of gingerbread houses

Ever since I was young, I have enjoyed making gingerbread houses. They are a wonderful part of the holiday season and can be beautiful to look at as well as tempting to eat. Actually, saying that kind of reminds me of Hansel and Gretel. I remember making my first variations with graham crackers and a …

Discovering murals in Philly

One of my favorite aspects of living in Philly is the murals that you find all over the city. I have never taken a tour of all the murals painted by the Philadelphia Mural Arts Program, although I always mean to. As a result, I am always delighted when I come across a mural that…

One night with Les Nubians

“Music is every moment of our lives” Hélène Faussart – Les Nubians “Our music is a bridge where people can meet, dance, love and create…” Célia Faussart – Les Nubians Yes, you read right. You only get one night (4/21) with the inventive and glamorous Afropean sounds of Les Nubians. This French/ Cameroonian, Grammy® Nominated…

Free to be

What does it mean to be free? You might include the freedom of expression and ability to pursue aspects of life that make you happy and allow you to contribute to society. At times, when you enjoy such a concept of freedom it can be easy to forget many people have had to fight and…