Costa Rica’s favourite breakfast

Costa Rica’s favourite breakfast

What’s your favourite breakfast? I find it difficult to choose between pop tarts and pizza. That’s not to say I eat those things for breakfast, I just really want to. It seems like each country has its own classic breakfast. In England it’s the Full English; sausage,...
Sopa da pedra: Portuguese stone soup

Sopa da pedra: Portuguese stone soup

What could be more delicious that a hot, stone soup of an autumn evening? Well, quite a lot I imagine. A soup made from stone doesn’t sound appealing, let alone edible. However, it is both. It’s actually a very popular dish from Portugal. And not only is...
Pancakes from around the world

Pancakes from around the world

Well, well, well, who’d have thought it? Another Christian tradition that was influenced by Pagan traditions. Apparently, ancient pagan Slavs (an ethno-linguistic group in Europe) believed seasons were a struggle between light and dark. I can understand that. So...