Vietnam Cookery Center

  While in Vietnam, in Ho Chi Minh City, I also took it upon myself to take a cooking class. It was an incredible time. One of the things that I love about taking cooking classes abroad is being able to meet different people who also share my passion and love of food and cooking….

Saigon Street Eats: The Seafood Trail

  For a foodie like me, what better place to visit than Southeast Asia. That being said, while in Vietnam, in Ho Chi Minh City, I wanted to explore the city through food and through the eyes of a local. That being said, I thought it would be a great idea to do a seafood…

Instagrammable Newport, RI

Views of the Newport bridge from Jamestown, RI. Peaceful, tranquil and relaxing. 2) Newport Vineyards. Newport Vineyards is one of my favorite stops every time I go to Rhode Island. The wines are delicious and the view is spectacular. There is nothing I love more than a gorgeous view. The only down side to this…

Brignole Vineyards

Brignole Vineyards in East Granby, CT. What can I say about them? The staff was absolutely wonderful and excellent, and great at selling their wines and explaining the flavor profiles of each wine and what each wine pairs well with. What was also great is that Brignole also does a happy hour from 4-7, $2.00…

Visiting Portugal? Try the Lisboa Card

Heading to Lisbon anytime soon? The Lisboa CardLisboa Card would be perfect. I purchased it for my trip to Lisbon and I could not be more thrilled with that purchase. You can get the card for 24, 48 or 72 hours. Those are the perfect lengths of time for any trip, at least to see…

Eggspectation met my expectations: A review

Eggspectation! With locations in Canada, the United States, UAE, Qatar and India, it is a must try for breakfast or brunch. The friendly atmosphere, the professional waiters and waitresses, and a creative menu to match. Not to mention, they have every type of eggs Benedict you can imagine. Benedict is one of my favorite dishes….

48 Hours in Montreal!!

I love Montreal! It is one of my favorite places to visit. It is close, many people speak English, and it makes for a great weekend trip. I just came back from spending the weekend in Montreal. The last time I was in Montreal must have been over 15 years ago. I was 12 I…

How to plan the perfect travel itinerary!

Some people, actually, perhaps many people hate the nitty gritty aspects of planning a vacation and going through the steps of planning a vacation, whether it is finding the right hotels, booking the cheapest flights, finding the right activities, finding the right restaurants. Not me. In fact, that is one of my favorite parts of…

Gouveia Vineyards: A Review

Gouveia Vineyards is one of my favorite vineyards in Connecticut, of all the vineyards that I have visited. It is in large part because of the scenery, the ambiance, and of course the great wine. But this picture above was taken at Gouveia. This is the countryside, the rolling Connecticut Hills and the beautiful blue…

Adventure Begins Here!!

Here is a clip from my hang gliding adventure. No one was injured in the making of this film.