Black Bean, Toasted Quinoa, and Feta Cheese Tacos | http://saltandwind.com

Black Bean, Toasted Quinoa, and Feta Cheese Tacos

I've had my car since I was 16, so there are some awesome artifacts that pop up every once in a while. Things I've found most recently include: a Hello Kitty mechanical pencil, a 90s-era scrunchie,...
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Hibiscus Berry Mezcal Ginger Margaritas | http://saltandwind.com

Hibiscus Berry Mezcal Ginger Margaritas

It's Cinco De May eve, which means it's decision time, amigos! Which margarita are you going to make!?!? This year we're all about this smoky, tart, and sweet Hibiscus Berry Mezcal Ginger Margarita!
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Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita

A super simple recipe for a citrus twist on a traditional margarita with muddled kumquats, orange liqueur, and thyme salt. 
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Essential Los Angeles Gift Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Essential Los Angeles Gift Guide

There’s no place like home for the holidays, which in our case is the city of Angels. This year we’re taking a page from our own backyard and giving you the 411 on what to give that&rsq...
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The Dawn of Copenhagen's Street Food Scene | http://saltandwind.com

The Dawn of Copenhagen's Street Food Scene

Danes themselves are quick to admit that, until just a few years back, Copenhagen didn’t really have much of a street food scene. But these days, you'd have no idea as there's everything from...
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20 Healthy-ish Recipes To Help Keep Your New Year's Resolutions | http://saltandwind.com

20 Healthy-ish Recipes To Help Keep Your New Year's Resolutions

Sometimes you just need to reset, restart, and just redo! Here are 20 of our favorite healthy-ish recipes to help you get started!
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Friends Who Fete: Start A New Holiday Tradition And Host A Tamalada Party | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: Start A New Holiday Tradition And Host A Tamalada Party

The new holiday tradition we're all about? Hosting a tamalada! It's like a cookie-making party but for tamales. And you get tons of amazing food as a result!
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Tostones with Chunky Avocado  | http://saltandwind.com

Tostones with Chunky Avocado

I can’t tell you the first time I ever had tostones — aka crispy, golden plantain deliciousness — but I do recall the first time I fell in love with them. It was while I was eatin...
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Local Food: What To Eat {And Where} In Baja California  | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat {And Where} In Baja California

We here at Salt & Wind have been salivating over Baja California for some time now. So we figured it high time to tell you what to eat (and where). 
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Friends Who Fete: The Thoroughly Modern Ice Cream Social | http://saltandwind.com

Friends Who Fete: The Thoroughly Modern Ice Cream Social

The ultimate summer party? An Ice Cream Social! For this Friends Who Fete we gathered our friends and family for a classic-meets-updated ice cream social with everything from kid-friendly ice cream...
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{Tacos Norteños} Griddled Chipotle Chicken Tacos | http://saltandwind.com

{Tacos Norteños} Griddled Chipotle Chicken Tacos

On a rainy day down in San Antonio and I tucked into the bustling Rosario's restaurant in search of lunch. Though everyone kept talking up the puffy tacos, I couldn't resist the sound of ...
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Toronto, Canada: Kensington Market Neighborhood Guide | http://saltandwind.com

Toronto, Canada: Kensington Market Neighborhood Guide

At first glance, it may be hard to wrap your head around the vibe of Kensington Market but give yourself an afternoon and you'll see why it's one of Toronto's most unique neighborhoods. 
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Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito | http://saltandwind.com

Smoky Vegetarian Breakfast Burrito

It's getting pretty ridiculous: I'm way too frequent a flyer at the coffee shop near my house. And, no, it's not for the coffee. I mean, the coffee is totally fine but it's all about the Breakfast ...
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Charred Jalapeño and Carrot Margarita Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Charred Jalapeño and Carrot Margarita Cocktail

Baja California, I've got a thing for you. We've hung out a fair amount and made some good memories. Like that time I had beginners luck and caught a marlin within 1 hour of setting sail? Or that t...
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Spiced Sweet Potato Tamales With Chocolate Sauce | http://saltandwind.com

Spiced Sweet Potato Tamales With Chocolate Sauce

A simple (and non-traditional) recipe for a dessert tamale made with sweet potatoes, pecans, coconut, spices and a chile chocolate sauce!
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The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander | http://saltandwind.com

The Travel Movies That Make Us Want To Wander

There are movies that make memories. Movies that make us reflect. And those that make us fall in love. But then there are the movies that make us want to get up and travel. If we had it our way, th...
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12 Books to Read, Recipes to Make, and the Trips They Inspire  | http://saltandwind.com

12 Books to Read, Recipes to Make, and the Trips They Inspire

Food and travel are two of the greatest loves in life, which is pretty fitting considering that my day job is owning an independent travel bookstore. Not that I need an excuse to get on the road, b...
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Road Trip Los Angeles To Austin: 5 Day Itinerary California to Texas | http://saltandwind.com

Road Trip Los Angeles To Austin: 5 Day Itinerary California to Texas

Let’s get one thing straight, shall we? Road trips should be a trip where you spend a lot of time getting from point A to point B and really enjoying it all, you know? To me, road trip perfec...
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Weekend Away: Visit Vermont’s Mad River Valley When It's Not Snowing | http://saltandwind.com

Weekend Away: Visit Vermont’s Mad River Valley When It's Not Snowing

Vermont is a place people (mostly) visit for two reasons: Fall foliage or skiing. But one of my favorite times to visit the Green Mountain State is summer. And, during the summer,&nb...
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Beet Chilaquiles with Crumbly Herb Cheese and Fried Eggs | http://saltandwind.com

Beet Chilaquiles with Crumbly Herb Cheese and Fried Eggs

When I traveled to Baja California Alta, I was smitten on our very first meal upon crossing the border. The last thing I thought I’d find in Tijuana was Alma Verde, an organic ...
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