There’s a Peach Out There for Me, Somewhere!

Morocco has left a lasting impression on me where their produce is concerned. While in Rabat, I had the best peaches the world has ever given me. Every morning I  stopped by a fruit stand to buy peaches for nearly 2-3MAD (barely one USD) for nearly five peaches. The peaches were DIVINE – every time.  They were so good that I would eat them with … Continue reading There’s a Peach Out There for Me, Somewhere!

A full cup of “Pura Vida”!

When I wake up in the morning wishing I was elsewhere, I am always nostalgic of Santa Teresa, Costa Rica. My emotional state of well-being peaked while there and my craving for happiness was totally met. Not that I don’t have an ongoing list of happy moments, because I do – but, “Pura Vida” is not synonymous with them all. “Pura vida is a characteristic Costa … Continue reading A full cup of “Pura Vida”!

“Chocolate Please”: In a Japanese Children’s Classroom

When we were in Japan, we were invited to attend a couple of english-language classes with my boyfriend’s brother, who teaches many English classes in Japan throughout the day.  My boyfriends brother has lived in Japan for about nine years now – teaching the english language [and recently opening a cafe] for a living. My favorite class was the children’s class. They were rambunctious and reminded me … Continue reading “Chocolate Please”: In a Japanese Children’s Classroom

The quest for Belizean tea in Belize City!

Chaya Tea, was the only tea I knew to look for when we got to Belize. I did very mild research on Belizean tea’s to find and Chaya was the only tea to look for. Upon reading, I found that “Chaya is native to Belize – but many Belizeans would not familiar with these plants’.” I was totally sure someone would know; and I was … Continue reading The quest for Belizean tea in Belize City!