8 Weird Feria Fruits You’ve Got To Try

Don’t judge a book by it’s cover, and definitely don’t judge these fruits by their shape, smell or color. The Costa Rican feria, like...

Why We Ate Better in a Third-World Country

It really didn’t occur to me that living in the United States, the land of obesity, was like living through a famine. While visiting...

Wild Brews Kombucha: Your New Favorite Health Drink

What is kombucha and who are the “wild” girls brewing it here in Costa Rica? Originating in China over 2000 years ago, kombucha gained a...
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Vegetarian Food You Will Crave, at Mantra’s Veggie Cafe

Hearty lasagna that tastes just like your great aunt Gloria’s, rich pad Thai that rivals that of even Eastern Asia, artisan pizza, authentic pesto,...

Don’t be Coconut Shy!

The humble and tropical coconut: we couldn’t live without it. Utilized by the culinary industry for its rich cream and sweet flesh, its aromatic...

PriceSmart Alert Kraft Macaroni Contaminated

PriceSmart reported on its website a warning about possible contamination in a batch of Macaroni brand Kraft, which may have been acquired by Costa...

10 Delicious Costa Rican Superfoods You Should be Eating Daily

We are currently living in an age where we are bombarded with information. It comes in all forms on a variety of subjects, none...

Cleansing With Fruit and Vegetable Juices: Advantages of a New Way to Detox

A new diet based on juicing has been launched in the United States and is spreading rapidly in many countries. No doctor in the world...

Costa Rican University Busts Myth That Beer is a Good Hydrator After Exercise

After a day of exercise, many want to quench their thirst with a cold beer, especially if the sun is out, but is beer...
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