Signs You're Being An Ugly American When You Travel To Mexico | http://saltandwind.com

Signs You're Being An Ugly American When You Travel To Mexico

Ever feel like you’re leaning in to the cliche of being an ugly American tourist when you travel to Mexico? Here are our telltale signs you should check before you hop on a flight!
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Cocoa-Chile Sweet Spicy Snack Mix | http://saltandwind.com

Cocoa-Chile Sweet Spicy Snack Mix

A simple and easy recipe for a Mexican-inspired twist on classic snack mix with plantain chips, nuts, pretzels and a spiced-cocoa coating!
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Bourbon Peach Smash Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Bourbon Peach Smash Cocktail

I’ll always save the best bite for last, so, consider yourself warned. Instead of giving up gracefully, I white knuckle it to the very end. Especially when it comes to the peaches. I could sh...
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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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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 Aperol Moscow Mule Cocktails | http://saltandwind.com

Hibiscus Berry Aperol Moscow Mule Cocktails

Summer just might be my favorite season for cocktails. Maybe it’s all the days in the sun, that it’s wedding season, or that there’s always something to toast, but I’ve been...
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San Sebastián White Wine Sangria | http://saltandwind.com

San Sebastián White Wine Sangria

This sangria is is an ode to my last trip to Basque Country aka one of my all-time favorite parts of the world. Because it straddles France and Spain, it has a culture uniquely its own, yet st...
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Papalote-Inspired Roasted Tomato Salsa | http://saltandwind.com

Papalote-Inspired Roasted Tomato Salsa

We did it — we cracked the code. True it was years ago but I still do a little victory dance everytime I think about it. Back when I moved to San Francisco and in the very first days of ...
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Aida On What To Pack For Mexico City | http://saltandwind.com

Aida On What To Pack For Mexico City

You booked your flight, have you itinerary planned, and a hit list of what to eat. Now all you need to plan for Mexico City? What to wear!
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Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita Cocktail | http://saltandwind.com

Spicy Kumquat Thyme Margarita Cocktail

A super simple recipe for a citrus twist on a traditional margarita with muddled kumquats, orange liqueur, and thyme salt. 
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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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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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Local Food: Where To Eat All The Garlic In Gilroy | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: Where To Eat All The Garlic In Gilroy

Here’s what to eat and where when you visit Gilroy, California aka the Garlic Capital Of The World!
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Heading To The Heart of The Amazon: Belem, Brazil | http://saltandwind.com

Heading To The Heart of The Amazon: Belem, Brazil

Flying to Brazil with my two food friends in search of unknown ingredients and other adventures. 
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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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FYI, Your Traveler's Illness Might Be A Parasite | http://saltandwind.com

FYI, Your Traveler's Illness Might Be A Parasite

If you're here at Salt & Wind, we're going to assume that you live to travel. And that travel is how you connect with the world. But for all that travel give us, it can also take a toll on our ...
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Fiesta Forever With Our Best Margarita Recipes | http://saltandwind.com

Fiesta Forever With Our Best Margarita Recipes

We don't need to give you an excuse to mix up a margarita, but the excuse of all excuses is Cinco de Mayo. So, here are our 10 best margs to help you say Salud!
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Local Food: What To Eat In Oakland | http://saltandwind.com

Local Food: What To Eat In Oakland

Here’s what to eat and where to eat when you visit Oakland, California.
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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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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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