Category: Culture

Dining In – Our first Banana Leaf Experience

This week, Pj picked up a couple Mexican cookbooks (in Spanish) at the OXXO. Our first foray into new dishes was Chicken Breast, stuffed with Cheese and piled with vegetables and basil – steamed in a banana leaf…. Read More

Border Crossing 101

Hola, Are you thinking about driving into Mexico? Worried about what you don’t know? Excited to be taking on a new adventure? I understand. We just drove to La Manzanilla from The Okanagan Valley in BC Canada –… Read More

Celebrating The Day of the Dead

Day of the Dead is holiday celebrated in Mexico during the days of November 1 & 2. Even though this coincides with the Catholic holiday called All Soul’s & All Saint’s Day, the indigenous people have combined this… Read More