When I was young, I’ve lived with my grandma because she had a hip condition and reduced mobility. She fell out stairs during an earthquake. She needed help to clean, buy, etc and company. It was a great time to me. She was a strict person but generous and funny. At that time in Peru, … More Love behind bread
Ever since I was a kid I’ve loved the peanut butter. I don’t know why, because in my native country (Peru), doesn’t exist. To eat it, I needed wait my aunt coming from The US from time to time. In my first travel to The US, I bought three big bottles (paying overweight). The first bottle finished faster. The second was … More Peanut, peanut, peanut butter
When I was in a college I used to spend the time in a house of a friend. Some days, in that house, we were three or four guys. And other days, about twenty. We used to have no money too. To survive, we found the best way to eat cheaper: doing gnocchi. With that, I learned hate the … More Gnocchi Recipe
Last Sunday morning I started the day watching a French cook TV show with my daughter Dolores. They cooked Tartine de Tomates Farcies (tart of tomatoes stuffed). When the show finished, Dolores said me: what a shame! I want to eat those tomatoes. I said: who knows? maybe I could do it. It’s very easy in fact. … More Tomatoes Farcies Recipe
All kid in this world wants to be just one thing: BIG. Why? They think adult people has advantage or benefits: eat whatever we want, drink, sleep, travel, etc. We’re the responsible of those thoughts, FYI. I tried and still try, teach to my kids how the life could be hard. Having said that: my kids love … More Pancakes night
Perhaps do you remember Sleepless in Seattle movie, a romantic film with Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks In this movie, Sam (Tom Hanks) is recently widowed and his son (Jay) calls to radio show trying to find a new partner for his father. In some part of this movie, Jay is helping Sam get back into dating scene and … More What is Tiramisu?
I acknowledge and admit: I don’t like birthdays, but I really love unbirthdays Lewis Carroll, from Through the Looking Glass: There are three hundred and sixty-four days when you might get un-birthday presents, and only one for birthday presents, you know. Yesterday my wife, cooked a Lemon Pie. I asked why and she said: no reason, you deserve … More A very merry unbirthday to me, to you, to who?
Few days ago, I was watching a cook tv show. They made it Calzone. My son Mex came, He sat beside me and said: I remember the day when you did Calzone… could you do it again? At this time, he was more direct and no signs of manipulation (See https://wgmyword.wordpress.com/2015/05/19/homemade-pasta-varenikes-and-ravioli/). You know, I really like cook. So, … More Eat my Calzone
Last weekend, my son Mex said me: “Did you remember when you did ravioli? I loved it… maybe someday you can do it again“. That’s his way to manipulate me So, I decided cook spinach ravioli and varenikes. I ate varenikes a long time ago and wanted surprise my family. I tried find where the varenikes are. I’m pretty sure … More Homemade pasta: Varenikes and Ravioli
Hi I’m still at work (1:30 am), waiting for some processes and tasks. I used a little free time to order old pics
Hi I think my wife loves me, because always when I come home after several days out, she is waiting me with some dessert.
Hi I like cooking. I think, I could cook any meal. I just need some inspiration, good ingredients and a good internet connection to found recipes to do. Independently the “real” recipe, I always do improvisations and “create” my own recipe.