(Not quite) Wordless Wednesday #211 – Florence Sweet Shop

Florence Sweet Shop

There is something about sweet shops in Europe. I have seen them all over France and other cities like London, Barcelona, etc. There is still artisanal pride not only in the creation of housemade delicacies but in their display. This is a display … [Read More...]

Traveler Tuesday – Chris of One Weird Globe

Chris Backe of One Weird Globe

Happy to be back for a second week in a row and even more happy to announce that there will be a lot more new faces here every Tuesday! Travel bloggers, like all blogging tribes are kindred spirits and I love getting to know new folks in the far … [Read More...]

Friday Food Foto – Happy Birthday Julia Child

happy birthday julia child

Julia Child would have been 102 today and we still celebrate her impact on the cooking world. She was formidable and feisty.  And awesome.  I have written several post about her including the 5 things she taught me about life, she is an icon that w … [Read More...]

Misadventures in getting to Italy


Even veteran travelers can have really bad travel days. Mr. Misadventures and I must have been due... It started when I hung up on the Alitalia agent at the call center. I rarely lose my temper, that Andi I left in the dust more than a dozen … [Read More...]

Traveler Tuesday – Paul of A Luxury Travel Blog

Paul at the Berlin Wall

It's been a while since I've had visitors for Traveler Tuesday, but there is about to be a whole slew of folks passing by to say hi, so stay tuned to meet a few travel bloggers from the far corners of the globe! Today I am extremely pleased to … [Read More...]

J’adore – GemShare


We make thousands of decisions every day. We walk around with our network on our smartphones every day. There are millions of apps out there, dozens launched every day. What if you could tap into your network to help you make decisions via … [Read More...]