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added on 05/08/2014 by: Adrianakroeller
I’m Adriana, a native of Costa Rica who was living in the US minding my own business till I met my husband on a solo trip in Europe. In 2012 I choose to leave my busy city life in the states and pursue a life of travel and writing, dividing my time between my husbands home country of Germany and Costa Rica with our little one in tow! Big change, Expat life, Big beer and Good times! I’ve created Changing Plate to share the culture & beauty from living and traveling in both countries along with my experiences as a traveling mother. I hope you enjoy your time here, I love hearing from readers so please stop in and introduce yourselves, I like having names to the people I connect with. Thank you, Gracias, Danke!
 tags: 14, 9, Culture, Family life, Food
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What a Week It’s Been  Posted on 05/21/2015
What else is there to say at the moment other than What a Week it’s Been! Clearly very good things starting with Vsco followed up by Instagram, but you can’t have all good things at once! I hit “update” on my theme,...
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Bucatini in Swiss Chard Cream Sauce  Posted on 05/21/2015
Let me start by saying I probably wouldn’t have used this particular bowl in this image, the pasta is busy enough right? Perhaps a lovely pewter…however the story behind this colorful little piece is appropriate and I had to...
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Winning on Instagram  Posted on 05/19/2015
Just when I thought my week couldn’t get any better, it’s hard to beat good news from VSCO right? Well, it’s just as hard to beat good news from Istagram. This past weekend i was working on my homemade pasta with Swiss...
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Thank You VSCO Grid  Posted on 05/18/2015
I had plans of getting up this morning and starting my day writing Surviving the Ice Holies, however last night I was notified by VSCO that the image you see above, which was ingredients to a lemon cake I was experimenting with in new...
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Berry Mascarpone Nut Cake  Posted on 05/15/2015
This rich and creamy recipe for Berry Mascarpone Nut Cake was lovingly passed down to me from my neighbor and friend Claudia here in my little village. We all know a Claudia don’t we? One of those perfect people who can make or do...
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Roasted Beet Salad with Lemon Vinaigrette  Posted on 05/13/2015
So you have a few beets and need something to do with them? First, you may already know how amazing they are….naturally sweet, super good for you and can be made into a dessert or go into any traditional potato salad which by the way...
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A Day of Food and Wine in Munich  Posted on 05/11/2015
As a die-hard city girl now living in a small farming village I used to worry anytime I would go back into the city, would my reality finally catch up to me? I would imagine the city yelling…What the hell are you doing out there?...
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White Asparagus Soup with Olive Herb Croutons  Posted on 05/07/2015
At the present moment white asparagus in Bavaria can be found in every restaurant, roadside stand, grocery store and farmers market, which means it’s safe to say it’s just about on every lunch and dinner table. Till I moved to...
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Fresh Ramp Hummus  Posted on 04/27/2015
Once you’ve made your own Hummus, it’s hard to ever by store-bought again. I’m not saying there aren’t a few good ones out there, I’m just saying nothing compares to how good it tastes when you make it...
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Roasted Nut Ramp Pesto  Posted on 04/27/2015
Bärlauch in German means Bears Leek, presumably because Bärlauch or in English Wild Garlic or Ramps are commonly found in forests close to moving water where presumably bears can be found. Ramp leaves can have a strong garlic...
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  • arq.jaque2014
    arq.jaque2014 08 August 2014 22:20:59

    Hi, I am italian linving in Brazil....I lived in London for 8 years... and now i am looking for a job in Germany..my boyfriend ,that´s brazilian ,did his PHD in Germany... so we are planning to moving over there.. the problem is: i don´t speak german......lol....see ya

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