Traditional Guatemalan Beans

One of the joys of living in a foreign country is discovering the local cuisines. Guatemala has wonderful traditions and the meals that accompany them are well worth trying.Befriending Guatemalans and sharing their family’s traditional recipes is a treat for your soul and your taste buds.Lucky for me a dear friend shared her family’s recipe for […]

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Angel’s Trumpet

At first sight, they are enchanting. My first encounter with one of these trees was at an evening party hosted at a private finca. The reception was large and boisterous, making it easy to steal away and explore the grounds. In a side garden lit with twinkling lights strung up on stone walls, grew a tree […]

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