A short and sweet round up of our trip – it feels like it lasted for months, in the very best way. We ate so many great things, so many awesome things, sweated A LOT, spent too much money, drove over a thousand miles across Kentucky, went to a drive-thru ATM more than once just for the […]
I just got back from a couple of weeks State-side. I took a couple of weeks off from being diabetic and am amazed to only have put on a couple of pounds after this lot. I’m still dreaming about that cheese pocket.
Imagine the most Christmassy thing you’ve ever done, then triple it – such is a trip to the Christmas tree farm to cut down your own freakin’ Christmas tree. Reader, I almost wet myself with the giddiness. Arriving at what looked like a normal farm outside Goshen, Ohio, I discovered that it was actually […]
So, Thanksgiving. What a uniquely American experience that was. I arrived in America a few days beforehand and all anyone could talk about, family, friends, strangers in shops was – “what will you be eating?”. Not what are you doing for Thanksgiving – oh, no, “give me a full rundown of menu items so we […]
It’s no secret that quite a lot of my time spent in America is spent eating. It truly is the land of plenty – so much to choose from, but only 3 meals a day to fit it into. Creativity is required to fit everything in. Before we go over, usually Anne, my cousin, will […]
I think I did pretty well on Blog Every Day In May, but towards the end, I was just too busy to keep up. I enjoyed it though and I hope to keep up more frequent postings (ha!). One thing I’ve done over the weekend, whilst I was stuck at home, glued to my work […]
I read about One Fine Stay on a blog I read the other day – I can’t remember where now, but I have had a pleasant half hour looking at all the awesome apartments to rent by the night in New York and London. It’s not cheap but oh, they’re beautiful. Here’s a few of […]