Strawberry Syrup

I made this strawberry syrup to add to some delicious strawberry icing I made, but I think it would also be delicious on pancakes, ice cream, etc. ————————————————— Strawberry Syrup Makes about 2 cups Ingredients: 2 cups strawberries, sliced 1/2 cup sugar 1/2 cup water    Instructions: Add strawberries, granulated sugar, and water to a medium saucepan…

Turkey Gravy

I love gravy.  However, I have never made it from scratch – I’m pretty sure this is something that my mom or sister was always in charge of.  Since I was on my own cooking for this Thanksgiving, I found a recipe, adjusted it a little, and voila! It came out perfect and very delicious!…

Dried Cranberry-Agraz Sauce

Thanksgiving is one of my favorite times of the year, and this would be the second year where I spent Thanksgiving away from my family.  I missed Thanksgiving when I was 19 and living in Mexico, but for some reason, this year it seemed a lot harder.  In order to remedy this situation, I decided…

Tomato Sauce

While there are many things that are cheaper here in Colombia, I have also been surprised at the things that are more expensive here.  For example, the cheapest plastic hangers cost almost 75 cents each, and gas is around 5 dollars a gallon.  Tomato sauce is also surprisingly expensive.  A can of Hunt’s tomato sauce…