In Bolivia, Strollers Compete With Baby Slings
Today, some young people in Bolivia have mixed feelings about carrying their babies in traditional bundles, known as aguayos. They want to be considered more Western, or "modern," and would rather push strollers. But it's causing tension with their mothers, who say they're abandoning indigenous tradition.
Try Sopa de Mani, South American-style peanut and potato soup
Sopa de mani, a classic South American dish, is made with peanuts and yellow potatoes, which give the soup a thick, creamy texture and light color.
papas a la huancaina potatoes in creamy peanut sauce
PAPAS A LA HUANCAINA (POTATOES IN CREAMY PEANUT SAUCE) The peanuts provide the protein you would otherwise get from meat, as does the egg. Take a look:
sajta de pollo
Sajta de Pollo_ Bolivian cuisine has a multitude of spices. One typical way to spice Bolivian food is through the use of the aji peppers. Meals can be prepared picante, medio picante or poco picante. This recipe for Sajta de Pollo uses ground yellow aji peppers and the amount of aji used in this recipe is considered picante (hot).
Bolivian Salsa Cruda (Fresh Tomato and Onion Salsa) Recipe - Food.com
A simple, finely chopped salsa to eat with baked or grilled chicken, or on hamburgers. A generic recipe which varies from kitchen to kitchen, in the northern countries of South and Central America.
Bolivia closes all McDonald's restaurants in their country. Fast-food represents the complete opposite of what Bolivians consider a meal should be. To be a good meal, food has to have be prepared with love, dedication, certain hygiene standards and proper cook time. Not to mention that 800 sq miles of forest is being destroyed every year to package their food!