New Year’s Traditions from Around the World

By: Felecia Chatman New Year’s Day might start the second the clock strikes 12 but not all celebrations begin with the drop of a giant ball in Times Square. Take a look at some of these New Year’s Eve traditions from around the world. Let us know what new year...

The Season of Thanksgiving

By: Felecia Chatman Americans all come from somewhere. Though their journey here may have been for different reasons and purposes, one thing that remains true is the connection that many cultures have with food. Their journeys are reflected in the food they or their...

Holodomor: A Remembrance

Holodomor: A Remembrance The term Holodomor (death by hunger, in Ukrainian) refers to the period between 1932 and 1933 in which the country  dealt with massive starvation as a result of controversial Soviet policies. The Holodomor was part of the larger Soviet famine...
Greek Tzaziki Sauce Recipe

Greek Tzaziki Sauce Recipe

Today’s international recipe is from Akis Petretzikis. Akis’ Greek Tzaziki Sauce recipe is a wonderful creamy delight to make at home. Note that this dish is vegetarian friendly, gluten free, and low in sugar.   Greek Tzaziki Sauce   ...
Kung Pao Chicken (Gong Bao Ji Ding) recipe

Kung Pao Chicken (Gong Bao Ji Ding) recipe

As many of us find ourselves at home, we still feel the yearning for a taste of the world. The World Affairs Council of Greater Houston would love to help bring the world to you by providing some easy to make recipes from around the world. Below we have a recipe that...