Home Cooked Archive

5 Must-See Places to Eat with Locals

  Saigon (Ho Chi Minh City), Vietnam (Source: Greatvietnamtour.org) Hola Meal Sharers and fellow travel foodies! We’ve missed you! If you are excited about planning an upcoming trip but have no idea where to go, if you are bored of going to culturally-void resorts and need inspiration, or if you simply need ...Read More

Welcome HOME: Food Meets Language!

Imagine that simply by tasting a warm, spicy Mexican soup you could not only fill your belly, but also start speaking in Spanish! Ok, so maybe that’s a slight stretch, but Home is hosting a very unique food + language event that includes the infamous pozole and Spanish practice. Meal Sharing had ...Read More

Scrambled Priorities: How Sharing my Last Meal Got Me An Apartment.

My day had been long. Six weeks of living in Bogota, Colombia had tried to teach me to be flexible, but my dwindling budget adamantly argued against it. Yet, I wanted to stay. The music alone was enough to convince me, and the gorgeous mountains, the sensual dancing, and most all, the ...Read More

Ashley thinks local in Cleveland

When people map out road trips, Cleveland, Ohio isn’t necessarily at the top of the destination list. Mealsharing host Ashley is here to argue for Cleveland’s delicious case! A Cleveland native, Ashley returned to her roots in more ways than one. As the Market Manager of the Downtown Farmers Market at Public ...Read More

From Fertilizer to Fabulous – The Lobster’s Crawl to the Ball

Admit it- we all love the rags to riches cinderella stories. We get those warm fuzzy feelings as we cheer on our heros who, against all odds, make it to the ball. This is very true tale about defying nature, destiny, and stereotypes, though our hero is a bit unconventional. Our protagonist ...Read More