Baking Muffins, Scones and Biscuits galore with Elaine Samson by Denise Kildare

Eight of us arrived at Elaine’s apartment with our aprons, ready to start and take her expert instruction on Muffins, Scones and Biscuits. She quickly organised us into pairs in her kitchen and allocated us to our stations – chopping, grating, measuring and following the recipes for the first items on our list of baking […]

Susannah Grant discovers cows with a wow at Casa Julián de Tolosa

Hailed as the “best steak” in the world by Forbes Magazine Casa Julián de Tolosa is an essential carnivorous experience to savour on the Capital’s gastronomic map as I discovered in the Cava Baja branch. The restaurant owes its origins to a local fruit shop owner from Tolosa, Julián Rivas, who in 1954, decided to […]

Spain at your feet – a hiker’s paradise by Elaine Samson

Spain is literally at your feet …hiking is a fabulous way to get to know Spain in a more up-close-and-personal way.  It is a great way to explore Madrid, discover historic towns, see lots of different scenery, get great exercise, and meet interesting new people.  Living in Spain introduced me to hiking and it is now […]

Spotlight on Russell Zehtab-Noghiu by Susannah Grant

This month’s Spotlight focuses on INC’s very own, multi-faceted, multi-racial, Community Relations and Advertising executive as well as educator, trainer, entrepreneur, mentor and champion of women, mother of 3, Russell Zehtab-Noghiu. You and your husband could be United Nations just on your own, can you take us through the 11 different ethnicities you have between […]