Monthly Archives: July 2013

To Market: New York City

This summer instead of breaking out our passports and brushing up on our garbled Spangitalian, we decided that the most exotic destination for our 8 and 9 year olds would be…drumroll – New York City!   I am a former but … Continue reading

Posted in Travel, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , | 1 Comment

Wired Magazine: “Around the World: From the Street to Your Kitchen” Here’s a fun article I just wrote about street food that was posted on Wired.com today!  Check out the article for recipes you can easily try yourself, find a … Continue reading

Link | Posted on by | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

Unwinding upvalley (Napa that is)

Ahh wine country in the summer.  Not a bad spot to escape from the rat race for a few days, and for me it’s especially nice that I don’t even have to get on a plane!   Here are a … Continue reading

Aside | Posted on by | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Hello Calistoga!

We zip through Napa Valley, sunroof wide open, as the highway narrows to a smooth two lanes, bypassing the toniest wineries, the Oakwood grocery, the subtle turnoff to Yountville (hi French Laundry!), wave to the passing wine train!, slow to a … Continue reading

Posted in Travel, Uncategorized, USA | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Welcome!

Hi – Welcome to my new blog!   I am a lifelong lover of food, travel, cooking, culture, art and adventure, and I figured it’s finally time to document and share some of the many things that entertain and inspire … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | 3 Comments