nora on 12/11/2013
Mexican Tortas

The Great State Project: Mexico City Milanese Tortas

Technically, my first experience in Mexico was a night back in 2007 spent in Rosarito, 45 minutes over the border from San Diego in Baja. But since my time on the ground was barely 24 hours and the only real Mexican food I ate was a bowl of “vegetarian” menudo, I don’t really think of […]


nora on 09/10/2013
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Notes from the Road: A Flaneur’s Footsteps in Mexico

I have been thinking a lot about walking these days. Walking to explore, walking to get somewhere, walking to think, walking to see, walking to clear my head. When I first moved to New York, I would carve out two to three hours every weekend to just walk around neighborhoods. History was so alive in […]


Spring is finally here in NYC, rejoice! Now our weekends can be…

Spring is finally here in NYC, rejoice! Now our weekends can be filled with farmers markets and fresh produce. But you know who has amazing markets year-round? Mexico! Check out Nora’s photo story about Los Mercados, Mexico City:

http://www.abbottandwest.com/kitchen-snapshots-los-mercados-mexico-city/