“Pilon”

I know this is long overdue but I’ve finally come up with a logo for my blog. As you can see, I’ve chosen a mortar and pestle as a symbol, which wooden version is often used in Haiti. Every time I see a mortar and pestle , PILON in creole, all I could see orContinue reading ““Pilon””

Touffé d’ Aubergine et de Mirliton

“CHAYOTE SQUASH (militon) must not be eaten by a man, or he will become partially impotent.” Bryant C. Freeman, Ph.D. Third-World Folk Beliefs and Practices: Haitian Medical Anthropology. La Presse Evangélique Wikipedia says: “A 1998 study at the Institute of Biology of São Paulo State University, Brazil, found eggplant juice to significantly reduce weight, plasma cholesterol levels, and aortic cholesterolContinue reading “Touffé d’ Aubergine et de Mirliton”