Alter EcoNourishing Foodie, Farmer and Field


Each trip on the Alto Huayabamba River offers a different view of the vast, lush landscape and its illuminating sky, whether it be shrouded in fog with the sun peeking through, or clear and bright with cotton candy clouds, or dumping rain. It is the living highway of the San Martin region giving glimpses of […]


It is nearly impossible to walk into a food establishment these days and not be faced with an offering that combines the delectable duo of salty and sweet that people love, from maple bacon scones, to chocolates topped with sea salt, and salted caramel anything.  But unlike some food trends that seem tired after a […]


Coconut oil is nothing new, many people have been using it for skin care, hair care, and cooking for quite some time, but recently coconut oil has seen a renaissance of sorts, showing up in more and more stores and at the top of many conversations.  But what is the big deal with coconut oil? […]


What exactly is the sweet amber nectar that is brown butter? Turns out it is one of those things that is exactly what it sounds like. You take butter, cook it down until it melts at which point it will begin to foam and before you know it, it begins to take on a brown […]