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Royal Tea: Henry VIII

Royal Tea: Henry VIII

Valeria Velasquez March 15, 2018

This time around, the drama involves a topic that is not quite hidden beneath the surface. For many of us, the story of Henry VIII and his lovely wives was an introductory sip of tea to the wonderful lives...

Tasty Travels: Christmas Edition

Tasty Travels: Christmas Edition

Valeria Velasquez December 28, 2017

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas… My first Christmas in the United States was a memorable one. First of all, a magical precipitation known as snow fell. Second of all, the extreme materialistic...

Tasty Travels: Spain

Tasty Travels: Spain

Valeria Velasquez December 19, 2017

When I was too bored or anxious as a child, I would often sit next to my father and ask him about our family history. Like some Latino families, he knew very little about our indigenous ancestry and could...

Tasty Travels: Costa Rica

Tasty Travels: Costa Rica

Valeria Velasquez November 30, 2017

Since my childhood I’ve adored the traditional cuisine of my native country, Nicaragua. In my lifetime, my mother has cooked a plethora of meals that have left me breathless and wondering: “Will I...

Tasty Travels: Thanksgiving Edition

Tasty Travels: Thanksgiving Edition

Valeria Velasquez November 21, 2017

Ah, thanksgiving. We American schoolchildren have learned plenty about the wonderful meal shared between a group of clueless pilgrims and the much more knowledgeable Native Americans that knew how to make...

Tasty Travels: Republic of Georgia

Tasty Travels: Republic of Georgia

Valeria Velasquez November 13, 2017

I often daydream about something like this: I’m walking across a street in a big city full of restaurants representing countries from all over the world. For breakfast I go to Honduras; for lunch I go...

Tasty Travels: South Korea

Tasty Travels: South Korea

Valeria Velasquez October 17, 2017

I have countless memories of my scrawny eight-year-old self watching the travel channel classic, “Bizarre Foods With Andrew Zimmern,” eyes filled with wonder as I saw him consume plate after plate...

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