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Chef Mireille is a classically trained chef with many years of experience teaching kids international recipes that reinforce geography, history and math skills. This food and travel blog focuses on traditional recipes from around the world so that you can use these resources as a teaching tool for your families.

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Caribbean Recipes

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Haitian Epis – Seasoning Base Recipe

Haitian Epis – a flavorful combination of herbs and aromatics used as a marinade or seasoning base with just about all Haitian savory foods from hearty meat dishes to vegetable side dishes. Have you ever cooked with Haitian epis? Table Of ContentsIngredientsHow to make Haitian EpisVariationsHow long with epis last?What is Haitian epis used for?You might also ...

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Chinese New Year Recipes

Chinese Walnut Cookies with Chinese New Year decorations

Chinese New Year

Learn about Chinese New Year traditions and symbolism and a collection of over 20 Chinese New Year recipes from China and Southeast Asia and even Indo-Chinese recipes!

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Travel

Airbnb – Quarantine Staycation Ideas

Airbnb - Quarantine StaycationGet a change of scenery, explore a new neighborhood - right in your own city! Some of you may follow me only for delicious recipes and some may have followed me because of the travel content I provide. However, I think most of you read my blog for both. During these challenging times, there has been a dearth of travel content. Why write ...

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Photography Services

Chef Mireille provides food photography services for brands, magazines and other food bloggers. Check out the gallery for samples and contact information!

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Latest Posts

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25 Recipes from the African Diaspora

25 Delicious Recipes from the African Diaspora including Africa, the Caribbean & Latin America. Today is Martin Luther King Jr. Day here in America and in just a few weeks we will begin a month of celebration of contributions from the African Diaspora. Table Of ContentsWhat is the concept of the African diaspora?Web Story25 African Diaspora RecipesSpice Mix ...

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10 Chinese New Year Recipes

10 Chinese New Year Recipes to celebrate the Lunar Festival from Chinese, Thai, Malaysian and Vietnamese Cuisine! In 2021, we are celebrating the Year of the Ox. Table Of ContentsChinese New Year FoodsDownload Chinese New Year Infographic10 Chinese New Year Recipesa few tools that might come in handy for these recipes On February 12th, people around the world will ...

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jar of seasoning with haitian pottery in the background

Haitian Epis – Seasoning Base Recipe

Haitian Epis – a flavorful combination of herbs and aromatics used as a marinade or seasoning base with just about all Haitian savory foods from hearty meat dishes to vegetable side dishes. Have you ever cooked with Haitian epis? Table Of ContentsIngredientsHow to make Haitian EpisVariationsHow long with epis last?What is Haitian epis used for?You might also ...

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Easy & Delicious Ripe Breadfruit Tea Cake Recipe

This Ripe Breadfruit Tea Cake recipe is a easy zero-waste recipe that utilizes overripe breadfruit to make a super moist tea cake everyone will love. This meeting between breadfruit and basic baking supplies equals a heavenly treat! Have you ever tried breadfruit? Do you know what breadfruit is? Table Of ContentsWhat Is Breadfruit?How To Prepare BreadfruitWhere Is ...

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