Category Archives: Food

All things Navy!! Annapolis…so many sites, so little time!

In May we met up  with family members from Chile for a long weekend in Annapolis, Maryland.  This was their first trip to the Chesapeake Bay area.  At first I was disappointed that our weekend coincided with “Commissioning Week” at … Continue reading

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Palo Duro Canyon, Texas

I am sooooo not a camper, but when my husband tried to lure me to spend a night in the cabins at Palo Duro Canyon State Park it was the promise of a starlit sky that lured me into agreeing … Continue reading

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When inspiration strikes…

I’ve been lamenting the fact that I haven’t blogged in quite some time, that I miss writing, and questioning why I allow so many things get in the way of the things I love to do.  I’ve had plenty of … Continue reading

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New York City…Veggie Inspiration from the concrete jungle

NYC is always inspiring!  I get hyper just thinking about all of the options… the fashion, the shops, the green spaces, art galleries, the farmers markets, restaurants, the food trucks, the museums.  There are so many things to do and … Continue reading

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Here kitty kitty…Cats in Istanbul,Turkey

One of the first things I noticed on the streets in the Sultanahmet, Istanbuls Old City and home to some of the main attractions like the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, and Hagia Sophia were the number of happy, well fed, … Continue reading

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Autumn & Thanksgiving 2012 …In a New York State of Mind

Autumn is and always has been my favorite season. No matter where I am in the world, when the temperature drops and the leaves start to change color I think of New York, my original “home”.  There is something special … Continue reading

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Santiago de Chile 2012

This blog is long overdue!  I’m a PROCRASTINATOR albeit one that does believe that the universe speaks to us and yesterday it spoke to me.  Two friends on opposite ends of the northern hemisphere both asked about my blog, and … Continue reading

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San Miguel de Allende Market Tour 2011

As those of you who follow my blog know, I loved my recent visit to San Miguel de Allende, Mexico.   Personally when I visit countries I usually want to get away from Americans in order to have a distinctly … Continue reading

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How to “cure” a traditional Mexican Cazuela 2011

Like most other types of traditional pottery used for cooking, I’ve been taught to “cure” the pottery to make it ready for use. These pots are for cooking directly on the flame. There seem to be a variety of techniques … Continue reading

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San Miguel de Allende , Mexico

For quite some time now, anyone who knows me well and has been to San Miguel de Allende would say, “You are going to love it” and they were so right. It’s beautiful, diverse, eccentric, clean and friendly with fabulous … Continue reading

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