Monthly Archives: March 2011

Mexican Day at SFYI

Friday March 25th Today I was given the reins  of the kitchen. It was my job to plan the menu and make a list of all the ingredients I would need.  Cooking for 20 plus is no easy task. A … Continue reading

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Delectable Almond -Chocolate Bars

In this recipe I call for Whipped or Creamed honey. This is honey that has been processed to control crystallization. It contains a large number of small crystals and has a creamy and spreadable texture.  I believe that this honey … Continue reading

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Indian Food

On Friday I assisted Fanny, one of the school’s chef’s in the kitchen. We made Indian food.  I don’t have much experience with Indian food but when you buy pre mixed spices, it’s pretty foolproof. We made sautéed spinach, Dal, … Continue reading

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Like most modern European cities, Barcelona is very lively. To fully explore it you would need to spend a while there; however, I only had a day.  Just like a typical tourist, I carried my bulky Nikon SLR and a … Continue reading

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Life In France

I have been in France for almost a month now so it is definitely time for an update.  I am living in a little village called ‪Villesèque-des-Corbières. It is 20 minutes from the ocean and an hour from Spain. I’ll … Continue reading

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