Mexican flan is one of the most popular and well-known desserts from south of the border. This dessert is a sweet custard topped with caramel sauce. It is made in the homes of rich and poor alike. It also has a long and colorful history that reaches all the way back to ancient Rome. Romans first began keeping chickens and when they ended up with a lot of eggs, they borrowed from the Greeks, mixed them up with cream, and came up with a custardy dish. They usually made theirs savory rather than sweet.
As far as Autumn in New England is concerned, after the “in your face” exuberance of Vermont, the rest is dross. Maine, after all, was just a hunk of Massachusetts ripped off the Commonwealth in 1820 and established as a “free state,” to balance the “slave state” of Missouri then entering the Union. But we canny folk of Massachusetts are glad; Mainers are poor and exigent. They really need the money.
Make your leisurely way down the river by boat or cross via car ferry. In spite of crocodile warnings, they are not everywhere in the jungle. Enjoy a splash in rock pools and river water without fear after finding out the safest spots.
There is an altar on the left, and here sits the God of the Elderly. Look at his white beard, which symbolizes old age. He protects elderly people from harm, and naturally, elderly people worship him. So if you’re elderly and are prone to falling down or sickness, this is the god to pray to.
There is a giant furnace on your right. Here, worshippers burn paper offerings to the gods. Paper offerings are often folded into different shapes that are thought to bring good luck, and then burned.
If you are going to enter into an international or even inter-racial relationship, you had better learn how to control your temper. It is the most important advice you will ever get. Being tolerant of other points of view is important too, but not getting angry is more important. Furthermore, you must try to learn something about your partner’s land, weird European events and language, otherwise you cannot join in any discussion your partner may have with someone who does know a bit about it.
For all the gods here, worshippers would bring offerings of flowers, oranges, light joss sticks or incense for the gods, leaving the courtyard area smelling sweet and smoky.
While these may be best places to live for some, they may be not so great places for others. That’s what is great about choice – there are dozens of countries around the world that anyone would be happy to spend their lives and retirement in.