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Special Series: Estancia Monte Dinero, Part 5 (Final Installment!)

Departure By Elizabeth Ellen Sharon came back a few moments later with a gourd in one hand and a kettle in the other. “We must take tradition of Maté!” she exclaimed. We had heard of this drink and seen many … Continue reading

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Special Series: Estancia Monte Dinero, Part 4

Lunch By Elizabeth Ellen After the farm excursion, we went back to our room to pack up and get ready to head out for the next adventure. Gathering our belongings, we couldn’t help but notice the most wonderful aromas wafting … Continue reading

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Special Series: Estancia Monte Dinero, Part 3

Farm Tour By Elizabeth Ellen Sharon introduced us to her older sister Caroline, who also lived in one of the houses on the farm property. We found out she was the resident dog trainer as she introduced us to her … Continue reading

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Special Series: Estancia Monte Dinero, Part 2

Breakfast by Elizabeth Ellen The room we stayed in that night reminded us of what we envisioned summer vacations at grandmas house to be, 3 single beds lined up in a row in the attic part of the house. The … Continue reading

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Special Series: Estancia Monte Dinero, Part I

*I’m sorry it has been forever (a month) since I last posted, but there is good reason for it!  I promise to let you in on it soon.  Until my appetite comes back and I start cooking again I will … Continue reading

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My New BFF Sandwich…

…as long as the tomato marmalade lasts! Toasted Rosemary Ciabatta (from last weekend’s pick-up), havarti, peppered turkey and bibb lettuce and a spread made of mayo and tomato marmalade mixed together. I discovered tomato marmalade our first night in El … Continue reading

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Pan de Mallorca

It’s officially been a week since I’ve been back from Argentina and I thought Pan de Mallorca would be the perfect way to get back into posting.  I know what you’re thinking, isn’t this a Puerto Rican dish?  What does … Continue reading

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Chimichurri Flank Steak and Fries

I wish there was a smell tool/function for the Internet, like Smell-O-Vision, so that you could really appreciate the garlic odors/oils emitting from the pores on my fingertips!  Oh, do I have some stinky breath after tonight’s dinner (but OH! … Continue reading

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