Join us on the Island….a treasured island. It’s not everyday one is invited to spend a day and night on a private island. When the Chef and I were presented with the opportunity (over a year ago we were asked, but just now had the time), we couldn’t possibly say no! Especially since we’ll be leaving […]
Doing a little Texas roadtripping while home… here’s a look through the Chef’s lens as we chased down Blue Bell ice cream, rolling green hills, Shiner Bock, and good ole’ Texas BBQ. And after the Chef departed for the Northeast, I […]
The afternoon rain shower washed away the haze and smoke that had been lingering over the skies of Texas. The rumbling thunder and heavy clouds gave way to a colored canvas of baby soft pastels, canary yellow and tangerine orange. How’s the sunset look in your neck of the woods?
From my bedroom window on the second floor of the Chateau du Park, here in South Texas, I glance West at the setting sun. A sun that’s been gloomily blocked by a haze of gray smoke from the roaring fires deep in central Mexico. It’s been nearly a week since I’ve even seen the beauty […]
Like promised here’s a mostly photographic blog post about our Chase around Paris with 18th century French history blogger, Madeleine and friends from Maine. It was a blistery cold March day, so cold I had to buy a new pair of boots just to keep my feet from turning into blocks of ice. Poor Chef somehow managed to make […]