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The Way of Tea

Tea_05 by Melissa A. Bartell “Tea is quiet and our thirst for tea is never far from our craving for beauty.” ~James Norwood Pratt  It’s a chilly day in La Paz, BCS, Mexico – chilly for the tropics, anyway – about 65 degrees – and sky...

El Jardin Secreto; A Hidden Gem

Karina and her daughters copy TBC It is a secret that really shouldn’t be a secret. Tucked away behind a large white wall on Colima street is a big garden with a delightful restaurant nestled under a gorgeous, hand woven, wood canopy. The owner, Karina Ehrenberg Theurel, who is fluent...

La Morante Bar in La Paz

Grand Opening of La Morante Art Bar on Revolucion.  Felicidades Alejandra. Brainchild of Alejandra Morante. Artist. Expat from Argentina. Inspired at a young age by an aunt who was an architect…always dreamed of art and the sea. Alejandra came to Mexico in 2001 from Concordia, Argentina to join her sister who had emigrated a bit earlier....

Lolita Pie Boutique

lolita pie La Fulana When I first heard the name I was not quite sure what kind of establishment people were referring to…Hum…Lolita, boutique…PIES!!!??? Pies in La Paz??? What on earth? Who is Lolita? Where is she? Catchy name. Well done. It is a new place, just...

Athena Restaurant in La Paz

photo 1 Athena La Fulana is speechless! It is not a commonly occurring condition. We now have second Greek restaurant in town! A short while ago I was kindly invited to go sample the fare at Athena’s. It was opening night. We met a man bigger than...

Fuego y Lena

1661582_1385520595049518_98212856_n La Fulana I never tire of exploring La Paz and see what small restaurants I can find which are run by their owners. Mexicans, Americans, Europeans; it does not matter. It is always the best places to eat. I like the idea of supporting those...

Buen Provecho Cooking School Now in San Bartolo

Buen Provecho Cooking School in San Bartolo, BCS TBC Chef Denise Elliott and Cultural Anthropologist Renée Lagloire are thrilled at the success that their Buen Provecho Mexican cooking and culture classes had in the first two seasons. Juli Goff, Director of the language school Se Habla … La Paz was the motivating force...

Cooking Class at Nopal Spanish School

ImageProxy.mvc Dear students and friends, We want to invite you to our next cooking class: Date: Thursday the 13th of November Time: 5:30 pm Dish: Tamales y champurrado ( a traditional drink that goes very well with tamales) Price: individuals: $260 MXN , couples: $460 MXN Limited seating!

Learning Spanish in La Paz at El Nopal Spanish Language School

Enjoy a cooking class with El Nopal By Alje Kamminga Excelente. It’s not the first word you learn when you enrol at El Nopal Language Academy. But it’s almost certainly the first word you’ll use after taking a few classes. That’s because the husband and wife team of Marta Hoyo and Juan...

All about Cheese in Mexico

cotija cheese By Donneley McCann Today we are going shopping for CHEESE (QUESO) and hopefully this will be a useful guide to Mexican cheeses. FRESH CHEESES: Queso blanco.  This creamy white cheese is made from skimmed cows milk and is like a cross between cottage cheese and mozzarella....