Columbia Road Flower Market, London

30th Apr, 2013

- One of the things I love about any friendship is when you create shared memories together. It…

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Portobello Road Market, London

29th Apr, 2013

- The other day I did an excellent job of keeping my mouth shut while a distant in-law…

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The Week: April 26, 2013

26th Apr, 2013

I just got back to Seattle yesterday, after spending a week in Los Angeles with family – including…

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Hummingbird Bakery, and Screaming Strangers

25th Apr, 2013

- To this day, I have fond memories of my English class senior year of high school. Even…

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Beigel Bake Brick Lane Bakery, London

23rd Apr, 2013

- Do you remember the interstitial sketch from Monty Python where John Cleese would say, “And now for…

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Vicky’s B&B, Khayetlisha, South Africa

22nd Apr, 2013

- In writing about South Africa, I wanted to finish on a high note. I really did. But…

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The Week: April 19, 2013

19th Apr, 2013

Good heavens. It’s been a rough few days. I hope you are all well. I hope you are…

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We Go to a Pub in a Township, and Try the Local Brew

18th Apr, 2013

- My husband is a beer snob. It’s something I find quite endearing. The guy rarely touches wine,…

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