Category Archives: Foodie Love

Sundays at Freddie’s

Sunday mornings are best with patios, coffee, and the paper… From there, we moved on to Freddie’s for bloodies and food. Hold the food. Now to wait for Ozomatli at Stubbs tonight. Yippeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeeee

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Lonche

Sometimes it’s the little things. Like, when all you eat every single day is fried food and carbs, and a sweet friend invites you over for an amazing home-cooked lunch. No fried food or refined carbs in sight. Does anyone … Continue reading

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random things Madrileño style

I’ve never been a big fan of paella. Because the key to a good paella lies all within the lemon. Lemon, folks! Citrus brings so much depth and flavor out of many dishes, why is it never served with paella … Continue reading

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Mercado San Miguel

An entire building devoted to pretty food? Count me in. The Mercado San Miguel is in this lovely glass building that sits like an ornate jewel near the Plaza Mayor. Inside, delicacies and delights beckon with sticky fingers and won’t … Continue reading

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Maceira

Today I drank wine out of a bowl. See? My new gorgeous Spanish friend Victoria took me to Maceira, an amazing Gallego restaurant in Huertas, where, in keeping with tradition, they serve your wine to you in bowls. I will be … Continue reading

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Barcelona – dia uno

I get to Barcelona Saturday morning after sitting upright in a train all night. No fun! The luminous Chelsea Neville fixes me coffee and breakfast. A real breakfast! With eggs and spinach and onions and toast. Never underestimate the power of … Continue reading

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Cinco de Mayo

You didn’t think I’d miss out on Cinco de Mayo just cause I’m living in Spain, did ya? I could never betray my Mexican roots in such an offensive way. Lana took me to a teeeeeny taqueria for tacos and … Continue reading

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