Christmas and New Years in Mexico City – WHERE TO EAT ?

I decided to do some research after some friends called me to say that they would be here for the holidays and weren’t sure where to eat in the city and asked for recommendations. Always one  happy to suggest my favorite places I began to call to see what was on offer.  This because I…

Weekend Happenings in Condesa & Roma !

This is one of those weekends when there is so much happening in Colonia Condesa and Colonia Roma that it will be difficult choosing where to start. From a Gastronomic food festival in Parque Mexico, Saturday and Sunday shopping days at the Mercado el 100  and the ever popular Corredor Cultural Roma Condesa. Thanks to…

CELEBRATION Mexican Cuisine – Intangible Patrimony of Humanity

Today is the one year anniversary of the UNESCO declaration for Traditional Mexican Cuisine   as Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity.With its “ancestral, ongoing community culture ” known as the  Michoacán paradigm         Mexico with 12 years of incredible effort was able to achieve  this distinction.Today those who were instrumental in preparing and presenting the application…

El Grito!

¡ Vivan los heroes que nos dieron Patria y libertad !¡ Viva Miguel Hidalgo !¡ Viva Morelos ¡¡ Viva Allende !¡ Viva la independencia de Mexico !¡ Viva Mexico ¡¡ Viva Mexico ! To celebrate Mexican Independence in its capital Mexico City is an experience like no other – a riot of white, green and…

San Francisco Ferry Market

I took so many pictures that its hard to winnow down my favorites but here they are My dream kitchen  Shopping alongside Alice Waters at Boulettes Larder. Sand dabs – so great!