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...

Turn Up the Heat: 5 Grilled Fruits You Ought to Try

Sure Costa Rica is known for its bountiful tropical fruits, but have you ever tried them grilled? Newsflash! Your grill can do more than BBQ...

Research proves ginger to be 10,000x stronger than chemo

A new study published in PLoS reveals that ginger contains a pungent compound, known as 6-shogaol which could be up to 10,000 times more effective than...
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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,...

The most popular foods in each district

It is well known that Costa Rica has great cultural wealth, a mixture of traditions, folklore and years of healthy coexistence of different ethnic groups,...

IMPROVE YOUR QUALITY OF LIFE – LEARN HOW TO LIVE RAW

Life in Costa Rica in and of itself is an amazing raw experience. And it can be even more so when you explore the...

The Diamond Of The Forest; Chaga Mushroom

Herbal tea’s has seen a popular increase as people take new interest in the health benefits herbal teas have to offer.  Chaga also called...

Common Plant Remedies Your Grandmother May Have Used

Through the ages, from ancient civilizations, indigenous peoples, to even your old grandmother, people have known about the value of plant medicines in curing...
Seasonal Fruits

Other Uses for your Costa Rican Fruits

Stopping in to one of the local markets (feria in Spanish) is one of the very best places to pick up your supply of...

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...
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