Travel

Coffee Inspired Recipes

I’m a serious coffee lover, or espresso lover, to be exact.  And although I typically enjoy my caffeine from a ...
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Tuna & Leek Crostini

Aperitivo in Italy is an event of nibbles, small glasses filled with wine, Campari or Aperol and most importantly, an ...
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Baked Endive in Tomato Sauce

I have to let you in on a secret.  I’ve been cooking recipes from French Women Don’t Get Fat, and ...
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Homemade Ricotta Recipe

While we were in Italy last year (see “Italy 2016” photo diaries), we worked as farmers at an Agriturismo outside ...
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Mineral Water: the benefits

European women have been enjoying (and swearing by) the benefits of mineral water for years.  Mineral water first illuminated my ...
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Three Coffee Spots Off Your Radar: Capitol Hill, Seattle WA

Start your work week off at one of these local, Seattle favorites for a coffee and a pastry! Tuck into ...
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Coffee in Rome: How to Order & Where to Go

Click here to read my advice for ordering coffee in Rome and where to do it!  Below is an excerpt ...
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Snapshots from Barcelona

Hola fellow foodies! Gourmandly and I have teamed up again (yea!!!) to talk travel and tantalize your wanderlust. Gourmandly designs ...
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5 Great Coffee Spots: Hobart, Tasmania

Jemima Phelps is the author of fiddle & spoon, a beautifully photographed lifestyle blog. Her topics lean toward fashion, travel, ...
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Pacific Northwest Snapshot: A Day on Orcas Island

Gourmandly designs food and wine tours for hungry and curious travelers.  They call Bainbridge, WA their home, and this team ...
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7 Restaurants Less Traveled: Italy

Hungry for a meal off the beaten path? Read my guide before your next trip to Italy "7 Restaurants Less ...
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The Italian Elevator

There are 156,349 reasons why I love Italy, but one of them has to be how petite things are: coffee, ...
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Italy 2016: Driving through Amalfi at Sunset

In my post, Itay 2016: Spelling Matters, I mentioned our efforts to reach Ravello for a Tuesday morning market.  Unfortunately ...
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Italy 2016: Spelling Matters

We learned a valuable travel lesson, especially in Italy.  Spelling REALLY matters. Eddie and I trade travel planning responsibilities depending ...
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Italy 2016: Massa Lubrense

Buongiorno! We are renting an apartment on the outskirts of Sorrento in the quaint and oh so friendly town of ...
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Italy 2016: Pavullo nel Frignano Photo Diary

Ciao ragazzi! My apologies for going dark but we have been working, and now traveling non-stop since my last post ...
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Italia 2016: Bologna

Ciao from Italia! We spent a quick two days in Bologna to get our city fix before moving to a ...
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Italia 2016: Milan to Venice

Five days into our journey!  We arrived in Milan Monday evening after taking the train from the airport to our ...
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Grapefruit Salad with Chile, Lime and Coconut

The May issue of Bon Appetit Magazine sparked my wanderlust.  They featured dishes from around the globe in this issue, ...
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Portland: Coffee, Pizza and Bicycles

Hello foodies, I've freshly returned from beautiful Portland, Oregon! I was there attending the Press Pass event, hosted by Wordpress ...
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FWAL Travels to Mexico City

This month I took a short holiday in Mexico City to visit my friend Serghio.  I had no expectations really, although ...
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taco, delicious, kokopelli

Kokopelli: Warning, your mouth may water

Hey Foodies!   There's a new taco in Tijuana that is topping my "Eat This" list! My friend Serghio Munoz ...
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Green-Florentine Smoothie

One morning in Florence, I was looking for breakfast before heading out of town.  Espresso was a must (obviously), but ...
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Apple Fennel Bruschetta

This recipe was inspired by a recent trip to Italy. Eddie and I were in this tiny town in the ...
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Carrot, Cilantro and Pine Nut Salad

Hello foodies! My apologies for being MIA on the blogging front, but I just got back from a trip to ...
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