Month: June 2017

Portuguese Bread Pudding

Portuguese Bread Pudding

This super easy Portuguese Bread Pudding is sure to impress all your friends. All you need are 4 ingredients and an immersion blender.

Malasada World

Malasada World

On a beautiful sunny day we set out on a road trip to Malasada World in Cambridge, Ontario. What is a Malasada?  Some people say it is a Portuguese donut without the hole. Malasadas are originally from the Island of Sao Miguel in the Azores. Malasada […]

Orange Milk Tarts / Queijadas de Laranja

Orange Milk Tarts / Queijadas de Laranja

Ilda has a sweet tooth. Two days ago when we met for coffee she had to try my orange milk tarts. Needless to say I had no leftovers. She took them home … as well as the recipe!

COSMO vs CAIPIRÃO

COSMO vs CAIPIRÃO

I’m a “Cosmo” Girl Way before it became popular on Sex and the City But I understand why it became their drink It’s sexy.  Just look at it! Cosmopolitan Cocktail  (photo credit)  Served in a cocktail glass, it exudes, elegance, flair and style.   Even the […]

Portugal’s Beautiful Ceramic Tiles, AZULEJOS

Portugal’s Beautiful Ceramic Tiles, AZULEJOS

When I think of Portugal a few things come to mind,…seafood, port, wine, beautiful architecture and with the latter azulejos! 

Niagara Falls – Canada’s 150th Birthday Celebrations

Niagara Falls – Canada’s 150th Birthday Celebrations

 Celebrate Canada’s 150th Birthday at Niagara Falls Head out to Niagara Fall for a day of fun activities, events, and fireworks for the whole family or enjoy a romantic interlude.  Canada Day celebrations in Niagara are ongoing from June 30 – July 2.