Celebrating Our Heritage

Christmas Dinner & the Top 3 Recipes of 2017

Christmas Dinner & the Top 3 Recipes of 2017

Christmas Eve is almost here and for most Portuguese households that means cod for Christmas Eve dinner, Seafood at midnight and many many desserts!

Toronto Christmas Market

Toronto Christmas Market

The Toronto Christmas Market is back for its 8th year at the Distillery Historic District.

Christmas in Paris!

Christmas in Paris!

So another day, another destination! Christmas came early this year in Paris! What a wonderful place full of Christmas lights and great shops. There are always fun and amazing things to see in Paris throughout the year: the Eiffel Tower, Louvre, Arc de Triomphe, and […]

Portuguese Desserts, Jeremiah Duarte Bills

Portuguese Desserts, Jeremiah Duarte Bills

Jeremiah Duarte Bill lives in California and loves to bake for his family who are of Portuguese heritage.  To share his love of Portuguese sweets Jeremiah is currently testing his baking skills with an upcoming Portuguese dessert cookbook.

For the Love of Portuguese Food, Interview

For the Love of Portuguese Food, Interview

Traditional Portuguese Cuisine Author of cookbook, For the Love of Portuguese Food, Milena Rodrigues grew up in a Portuguese household where eating hearty, homemade meals prepared lovingly by her mother was a daily event.  In her collection of traditional recipes, Milena shares simple dishes for anyone […]

Aldeia Tipica Jose Franco

Aldeia Tipica Jose Franco

Jose Franco Village Museum – A real family trip to a rural past in Portugal  I was pleasantly surprised to learn that Margaret, in her recent trip to Portugal, visited an open air museum known as the Typical Village of Jose Franco (Aldeia Tipica Jose […]