Chorizo burgers

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Oh, Argentina. I have quite a few entertaining stories from when I studied abroad there, including being trapped on a bus for 56 hours for a 4 or 5 day trip, being told to go to the hardware store to DIY a cast for a sprained ankle, and eating hot mayo on rice for two meals in one day. (Luckily the last one was only one day, but man were those two meals practically impossible to choke down.)

When I planned to go to Argentina, I really didn’t know what to expect. I knew about my living situation and a bit about the types of classes I would be taking, but I didn’t actually know much about the country or the culture. The one thing that I did expect, besides speaking a lot of Spanish, was eating a lot of good food. Continue reading “Chorizo burgers”

Asian meatballs

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I’ve been thinking about what to write about for two days, and really, I don’t have much. My 2015 thus far has been pretty dull. It kicked off with a mini-bang–I didn’t see any fireworks or go to any parties, but we at least went out and walked around in Paris until a quarter after midnight. But only a few hours after that was a long plane ride and a switch back to the daily grind and routine, and there hasn’t really been any time for festivities. Continue reading “Asian meatballs”