Happy New Year 2017 – Word of the Year

It’s that time of year again. When I look back on similar posts I have written the past four years I am amused and surprised. For one, choosing REFINE as my Word of the Year for 2013, 2014, 2015, and let's face it 2016, when I selected REDEFINE, was a total cop-out. My intentions were good, but the result was that not much happened in terms of making decisions. For 2016 it should have been … [Read more...]

Refine and Redefine

Dear readers, Happy 2016!  I wanted to take the opportunity to wish you the very best for the new year to come.  It will definitely be an interesting one for me and I hope you continue to visit Misadventures with Andi and support this little blogger. Seven plus years in and I am eternally grateful to all my readers and commenters who making writing in my little corner of the world so … [Read more...]

New Year, New Me

New Year. New me. But first to get it started. I have been procrastinating even to write this post. I took the holiday off from blogging. It wasn’t a planned sabbatical, but it was very nice. Once I stopped blogging, it just really felt good not blogging for a short period of time so I just went with it. [I think I am going to do that again, but when I do I will have some planned posts … [Read more...]

Happy New Year 2014 and 2013 in Review

Happy 2014 everyone! I have big expectations for this year.  Probably not fair to the Universe, but I am saying it any way.  I am ready to turn the page on 2013.  I've had better years. Lots better.  I am not big on traditions, I create my own, but there is something about turning the page on the calendar that gives me hope. Last year when I shared my 2013 plans, I selected the word REFINE to … [Read more...]

Happy New Year 2013 and 2012 in Review

I want to wish each and everyone of you a very Happy New Year.  I hope 2012 was what you wanted it to be.  If not, we get to try all over again in 2013! 2012 by the numbers: Number of places I traveled to: 25 (never enough!) Photos taken: 11,725 that doesn't include Instagram or Foodspotting! Favorite trip of the year: Paris in January Favorite meal: A tie between dinner at The … [Read more...]