Working my way through the virtual St Francis Way challenge, we start in Florence. Such a delightful city!Continue reading “Florence, virtual and actual”
I’m in the final twenty-odd miles of my trek around the Pacific Northwest. By the time this posts, I’ll be done.Continue reading “Solo mission NW: concluding in the Columbia River Gorge”
I’ve made my way back to the Oregon Coastal Highway on my virtual walk south.Continue reading “Solo mission NW: Coastal”
I’m slowly making my way down the (virtual) Oregon coast on one of my virtual missions.Continue reading “Solo mission NW: Oregon coast”
An eternity ago, when travel was a thing and cruising was a thing and dining in at restaurants was a thing, S and I spent a couple of days in Little Havana, Miami where we ate delicious food and listened to fun music and just generally had a great time. Continue reading “A little taste of Cuba”
Another headache on waking.
This one comes with nausea.
Both will come in waves from before I wake up to after I go back to bed. Continue reading “Bleah”
Meals for this week will be themed and inspired by my visit to Greece…
Homemade tzatziki. Who would have imagined something made from cucumbers and plain yogurt (okay: and garlic and lemon and dill, so that’s where the magic happens) could be so delicious?
I’m also making… seasoned beef inspired by gyro and souvlaki flavors… and spanikopita. With Kalamata olives as a delicious garnish to it all.
Now all I need is a glass of wine and good found-friends, and I’ll (almost) be back in Greece again.
It’s official. The last of the travel plans related to our cruise this summer are cancelled. Continue reading “Official”
Lots of people have had plans change in light of a global pandemic. Trips cancelled, obviously. Weddings postponed or held virtually.
Which makes it not terribly surprising that our summer cruise plans are… let’s call them…. Postponed. Continue reading “Shifting plans”
It’s only been a few months since my last travel adventure. And, me being me, I have something else in queue.
But the fact that it is in queue, all set barring Covid-19-related travel restrictions, means it isn’t satisfying my wanderlust, and won’t until it’s time to go. Continue reading “Wanderlust”