Teaching Kids to Make a Difference Through Feeding America
Feb21

Teaching Kids to Make a Difference Through Feeding America

Feeding America is a special program that also provides some unique volunteering opportunities.

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Dealing with food cravings in Prague
Feb19

Dealing with food cravings in Prague

It’s no secret that Tigger and I are food lovers. Of course, my palate is quite a bit more diverse than his “mac & cheese is a food group” tastes. As we’ve been traveling for quite a while, we’ve been stricken by some rather specific food cravings. It’s kind of like having an itch you just can’t scratch. Prague has been our savior!

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Let’s Chat About Moroccan Food
Dec26

Let’s Chat About Moroccan Food

I love good food, and I love Morocco. So one might think that I’d be in seventh heaven. After all, doesn’t Moroccan food sound exotic? You can just imagine the flavors from strange spices and seasonings, right?  Well, I’m going to have to burst that bubble. Basically, Moroccan food sucks. Sure, a nice tajine or couscous sounds delightful. As does my favorite dish, b’stella. I love quickly breaking the powdered...

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The Yummy Sauce of Cheesy Goodness
Dec05

The Yummy Sauce of Cheesy Goodness

Tigger is a nut for mac & cheese.  As far as he’s concerned, it’s a food group.  In Honduras, we didn’t have very good access to cheese, so I sucked it up and bought him the nasty, orange, Kraft stuff.  However, once we had access, I started working on a recipe that tasted good enough to get him off the fake, chemical stuff. Most recipes I’ve seen also require some oven time, which isn’t very...

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Eats on the Cheap
Aug01

Eats on the Cheap

How can I save money on food while traveling? I see this question frequently.  It’s a great one really.  There are many ways to reduce what you spend on food while traveling, and saving money on food translates to being able to save money for other activities, or making it more affordable to take a trip. Road Trips When taking a road trip, getting snacks at gas stations and convenience stores can quickly add up to a lot of...

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