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Pasta in Italy – Crazy Choices

Everybody knows that Italy is famous for pizza and pasta. What I didn’t know before moving here is how insanely big the selection of pasta in Italy is. I mean, the number of different brands and types and choices is ridiculous. Check out this picture from a supermarket. Crazy, right? That’s basically a whole isle full of pasta. And the other side is packed with even more choices: pasta with …Read the Rest

Italy Nature Pics: Field of Wheat

Italy Nature Pics: Field of Wheat

After living in the north of Texas for so long, I got used to a very dry climate: lots of sunshine, great blue skies, and warm weather; cool animals like horned toads …Read the Rest

Vignola and Its Famous Italian Cherries

Vignola and Its Famous Italian Cherries

It’s cherry time in Vignola! Every June this cute little town with the beautiful castle is all about the sticky, sweet, and staining delicious fruit that is a cherry: cherry and …Read the Rest

Them Germans… and Delicious Texas Food

Them Germans… and Delicious Texas Food

Funny story… Marco and I just arrived in Decatur, Texas, for a weekend of racing for him and hanging out and meeting up with friends for me. We got into town …Read the Rest

Back in China: Impressions

Back in China: Impressions

We just landed in China and we have some time to kill before our connecting flight to Guangzhou.  What better to do than finally end my blogging hiatus and write …Read the Rest

Brittany Holidays: Delicious Food in Lesconil

Brittany Holidays: Delicious Food in Lesconil

Brittany holidays naturally include lots of delicious food. How could they not? It’s France after all 😉 But then… I really love eating local food no matter where we travel. …Read the Rest

Capture The Seasons Across The World

Capture The Seasons Across The World

Labor Day is supposedly the end of summer – well, I basically spent it at the pool and thought about how we really don’t have the full four seasons in …Read the Rest

Mud Volleyball – Raising Money and Playing in the Mud

Mud Volleyball – Raising Money and Playing in the Mud

– Do you think this could ever happen where you are from? – What do you mean? – A whole bunch of people getting dirty in the mud to raise money. Would …Read the Rest

Bingo 101: Playing Bingo For The First Time

Bingo 101: Playing Bingo For The First Time

When a friend decided she wanted all of us to go play Bingo for her birthday, I was excited about getting to see an actual Bingo game from up close. …Read the Rest

More Outdoor Activities in Atlanta: Centennial Park

More Outdoor Activities in Atlanta: Centennial Park

Remember how I said I was on a hunt to find outdoorsy activities in Atlanta when I was there for a conference recently? The Botanical Garden was my favorite find …Read the Rest

Cars, Trucks, and a Hummer

Cars, Trucks, and a Hummer

People drive different vehicles in different parts of the world. A little while ago I found the perfect example. Check out the pictures below of a normal truck vs. a …Read the Rest

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