The Best Bread. Without a bread maker.

Pamela Food 8 Comments

So in light of living and enjoying each moment – nothing says ‘life is amazing’ quite like freshly made bread. I’ve been keeping this from you for a while now. Since arriving in Mexico and discovering that there is no bread here without sugar or high-fructose corn syrup (I joke not), we have been breadless unless I get my act together …

My heart

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The other day my friend and I were chatting about life. She has just recovered from a nasty illness (totally more nasty than you are even imagining) and I had just returned from a funeral. She was elated, joyful and high on life. She wanted to high-five the clouds and kiss the ground and dance with everyone in the street. …

Chicken Chili for the sleep deprived

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It’s Thursday and I’ve just finished building a website. Mika and Ivan both have rotten colds, although Mika seems to be handling it a lot better than Ivan. For all the work, sickness and exercise, there’s nowhere near enough sleeping going on in these parts. I hate how so many people and general life advice tell you to ‘get plenty of sleep’ …

10 Months

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At ten months this little girl is a bundle of energy. From 4am she is pretty much ready to start the day, much to our displeasure. So we all drift in and out of sleep from 4am until 7am when there is no more snoozing this little alarm clock. She stands on everything. She has her 2 bottom teeth. She …

We visit the theme park

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I run around the lagoon. The lagoon is man-made and often smells of sewerage. (I’m not yet sure of the reason for this. I think it has something to do with the water circulation. Either way, this lagoon is definitely no swimming hole.) Next to the lagoon is a big park. It’s a cross between a theme park, a carnival …