Ecuadorian Cuisine

Like I shared in my post Another Decade of Adventure | First Up: Ecuador, my husband and I ventured through four continents to make it to his sister’s wedding last weekend. Of course it was not without its difficulty…missed, bumped, and delayed flights galore but after 4 days and a total of 41 hours in…

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Chicken with Rosemary and Garlic Butter

As the first dish I made after arriving in Rwanda, I wanted to make something simple and easy to adjust to cooking at a high altitude with limited ingredients in our cabinets as well as making sure it’s not undercooked. I was pleasantly surprised that it turned out so flavorful and delicious. This hubby-approved chicken recipe is…

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Garlic Shrimp | Camarones al Ajillo | Ecuadorian Cuisine

Last Christmas, my sister-in-law gave me a cookbook for traditional Ecuadorian cuisine and even better it was in English so I didn’t have to use my husband or Google Translate to explain to me the ingredients and the instructions. My sister-in-law is living in Ecuador where their family lived for a number of years as…

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Fall Ladies Night | November 2013

You are never too old to have a sleep over with your girls and reminisce about all the ones you had during your childhood. It just gets better with age especially when you throw in some wine and lots of appetizers with a side of gossip and laughter and you are all set! This past…

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