My husband and I enjoy some reality tv shows like Canada's Greatest Know It All and Canada's Handyman Challenge, but our favourite has to be The Amazing Race. We love getting to know the different teams and seeing all the different countries they travel to as well as watch them struggle through road blocks and detours. The 20th season just began yesterday and while we couldn't pick a team that we really liked, we did enjoy watching their last challenge which was to make 120 empanadas. The empanadas looked so tasty!! I knew when I saw them I just had to try them! Ya gotta love the internet and its plethora of information and in this case recipes. I found a doable recipe and Marko and I set to work this afternoon making them for supper. And here is the result:
They were ever so tasty and we were able to make some small ones that the kids enjoyed too. I'm looking forward to making these again and trying some variations on the fillings!
Also today we went to town to check out a vacuum that a friend of mine was selling. The one I have been using is slowly dying and making vacuuming a most drawn out and arduous chore! So I was very excited to hear that a friend was selling hers and here it is: