Passionfruit Margarita Recipe

Whenever I stumble upon a good thing, I always want to recreate it and share it with my friends. If it’s GREAT, then it should be spread across this ole globe, right? Well I’ve had some GREAT passionfruit margs and some really terrible ones. I decided to try recreating the GREAT ones and I think…

Venezuelan Brunch (Free Virtual Event)

A Dan Likes To Eat Live Venezuelan Brunch??? That’s right! I’m hosting a live virtual brunch event! It’s free to attend but if you want to eat you’ll have to buy the ingredients! Here is how you can participate and what you can expect: REGISTER | WATCH | CHAT | EAT Register for the event…

Virtual Brunch Shopping List

Okay so you want to attend my super fun virtual brunch party and make arepas with me? Here is what you’re going to need! Ingredient List (Serves 2-3 people) For the Arepas: P.A.N. brand pre-cooked white (or yellow) corn meal / Harina de maiz. See link at the bottom of this article). Water Salt For…

Two and a Half Days in Cancun/Tulum – A To Do List of Sorts

This spot is where I felt like I did my best “traveling”… I found the spot that had locals, gringos and everyone in between, (stray dogs on the sidewalk, and someone had their cat with them at a table) I just ordered one of everything off the menu… and it was ALL amazing! Please, do yourself a favor and don’t always order what’s safe or normal for you… take a risk, you might like what happens.

The Whole 30 and Me

Have you ever thought to yourself “The whole 30 would be perfect for me!”… Oh yeah, I thought that too! I started off with full confidence, I loaded my kitchen and fridge with all the right stuff, removed everything that is not approved. Made myself an egg scramble and dove headfirst into The… Whole… 30….

A Quick Stop in Memphis

“Hey Dan, I’m driving through Memphis on Monday night, want to meet up with me there?”… said my sister, Stephanie, on the phone. “Um. One sec. I’m not sure… wait. What the heck?! Yes! What time will you be there”. Cut to: Landing in Memphis at 5pm on Monday for a fun evening, staying up…

A Lovely Weekend in Burlington Vermont

So, what are you up to now that you’ve moved to Philadelphia, Dan? Well let me tell you! One of my main goals with leaving NYC is to be able to travel more. So, while the weather is warm I decided to head north to Vermont. From food to hiking, I’ll tell you exactly how…

Dear New York City, I’m Leaving You

Ah where to begin… It has been three years living in the greatest city in the world. You can’t visit much less live here without being changed… (hopefully for the better, haha). I wanted to recall some of the high highs and the low lows. Here is a list of things I’ve done or that…

Air Travel During Covid-19

I’m writing this from my seat on a flight from Washington DC headed to Dallas where I will connect to McAllen, TX to spend a week at my sisters place. I figured I’m working from my apartment… why not work from hers for a week and enjoy some Texas germs *wink*. Still sitting at the…

Chicken Tikka Masala Recipe

This is the easiest recipe for Chicken Tikka Masala that you’ll find on the internet. My goal was to hit all the main flavors from this classic Indian dish and keep it easy to do at home. For the Marinade: 4-6 oz of coconut milk* (from a can) 1 Tsp Garam Masala* 1 Tsp Turmeric…