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Paris, what can you say?! It’s a gorgeous city. I fell in love with Paris the second I walked off the plane. During my visit, I stayed in Saint Germain. It was a fun place with tons of things to do. The shopping, the food—everything was wonderful. One of my favorite parts (aside from the [...]

By | May 16th, 2016|Places|Comments Off on Paris!

Southwestern Egg Rolls with Salsa Dipping Sauce

Saturday was a bit of a Lazy Day ( I must Confess!) I was watching the Food Network and came across a great recipe by Valerie Bertinelli. Give it a try! Southwestern Egg Rolls with Salsa Dipping Sauce Ingredients: Egg Rolls: Nonstick cooking spray 2 1/2 cups shredded Mexican blend cheese 2 cups frozen corn, thawed [...]

By | March 7th, 2016|Plates|1 Comment

French Riviera

The French Riviera is breathtaking. It’s filled with many beautiful neighboring towns all of which you can visit by renting a car from wherever you are staying and Explore. During my trip to this area, we ventured to all of the towns --- One of which was Eze. Eze is a Medieval town located on [...]

By | July 2nd, 2015|Places|Comments Off on French Riviera

Ina’s Guacamole Salad

The 4th of July is right around the corner and that means getting together with Friends, Family or just great company of your choosing. This American Holiday is known for many traditions but when it comes to food, it's Barbecue. I discovered a great side dish by Ina Garten. It's a Summery dish that is [...]

By | June 28th, 2015|Plates|Comments Off on Ina’s Guacamole Salad

Green Street Cafe Miami

You can't help but Love Miami! The beautiful weather, nice beaches, great restaurants, people watching and the Nightlife. I have been traveling to Miami for many, many years. During every trip, I always visit my Favorite Miami restaurant, Green Street. This fun, hot spot is located on the main street of Coconut Grove. You can [...]

By | June 27th, 2015|Places, Plates|Comments Off on Green Street Cafe Miami

Norman Island in the British Virgin Islands

Norman Island is one of our Favorite stops while sailing in the British Virgin Islands. This "Treasure Island" known for its tales of pirates and jewels buried inside the Caves is beautiful and has probably one of the Best snorkeling in the Islands. The two spots to check out for snorkeling are the Caves and [...]

By | June 24th, 2015|Places|Comments Off on Norman Island in the British Virgin Islands

Taj Exotica Resort and Spa, Maldives

Have you ever looked at photos of the Maldives and thought to yourself, this place is Paradise found? It is! Although this Bucket List destination can be tough to get to, once you arrive it is pure relaxation, excellent food and the water feels like a bathtub. I stayed at the Taj Exotica Resort and Spa [...]

By | June 17th, 2015|Places|1 Comment

T.A.I.L.S Adoption in Norwalk, CT

I am a BIG dog lover so I thought Today I would post about my Georgia. We adopted this feisty red-headed, Pekingese and Chihuahua mix 4 years ago from the Colbert Vet Rescue Services associated with T.A.I.L.S Adoption in Norwalk, CT. She had very tough beginnings as she was rescued from a puppy mill. Now, I am [...]

By | June 15th, 2015|Places|Comments Off on T.A.I.L.S Adoption in Norwalk, CT

Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls is a National State Park Treasure. It is a collection of three waterfalls that stretch across the International borders of Canada and the United States. I was there last August. There are multiple hotels and restaurants in the area. It is touristy (as you can imagine) but sometimes that is the Best part! During [...]

By | June 15th, 2015|Places|1 Comment

Amalfi Coast

Located on the Amalfi Coast, this Treasure is probably one of the best places that I have eaten at in Italy. The view is truly spectacular and there is nothing like watching the sunset on the Mediterranean as you enjoy a delicious dinner. Trattoria Da Ciccio offers a nice selection of fresh local seafood, pasta and daily [...]

By | June 12th, 2015|Places|2 Comments