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Autora Invitada Eliana Tardio : En Mi Casa Se Habla Español

Tengo que reconocer que cuando uno emigra a los Estados Unidos, uno lo diera todo por tener un mejor acento. De repente uno pasa de haber sido traductor profesional o reconocido intérprete, a ser otro Hispano que intenta adaptarse y mejorar su pronunciación para ganar el respeto que se merece. Creo que esa es una … Read more

Rellenitos de Plátano

Ingredients 6 ripe plantains, peeled and broken into chunks 1 (16 ounce) can refried black beans 1 cup of sugar 1 teaspoon salt 1 quart oil for frying Directions Place plantains in 6 cups of water. Bring to a boil, cover and simmer until tender (bout 15 minutes.) Reserve some … Read more

Bilingual Book Review: Tanilí

Tanilí is a enchanting bilingual story that was told to the author, Maria Retana, by her grandmother when she was a child in Cuba. Two neighbors one rich and one poor, ask the town’s people for help when it comes time to pick their harvest. While the rich owner of the rice field seems to … Read more

bocado de reina - Guatemalan bread pudding

Bocado de Reina – Guatemalan bread pudding

Bocado de Reina is a Guatemalan cake made with leftover bread. It is similar to bread pudding but has more of a cake consistency. This is a very easy and fast version of the recipe using condensed milk, but you can substitute the condensed milk for 1 cup of milk mixed with 1 cup of … Read more

Now this Is the Best Beer Margarita Ever!

Ingredients 2 12once bottles of light beer, chilled ½ cup of frozen limeade concentrate, thawed ½ onz fresh lime juice ½ onz orange juice 4 fluid ounces tequila 1 fluid ounce triple sec coarse salt for rimming the glasses 1 lime cut into wedges for garnish   Rub the rims of the glasses with the … Read more

Raising Global Children in Easier Than You Think

I recently read an article about multimillionaire American investor and author Jim Rogers and how he and his wife decided to move to Singapore so that their children can be immersed in the culture and the language of a continent he considers to be the future. If you are reading this you probably have at … Read more