Empty Nest Travels: Visiting a Cooking School in Burgundy, France

Empty Nest Travels: Visiting a Cooking School in Burgundy, France

I’m an adventure traveler. Or I should say a foodie adventure traveler. I love exploring new places through the food. So when I was invited to spend a week in Burgundy France at a cooking school, I jumped at the opportunity. I’d be learning classic 

A Southeast Road Trip: Hitting the Old-School Fish Camps

A Southeast Road Trip: Hitting the Old-School Fish Camps

Don’t let this year’s summer road trip be “the one that got away.” Opt for a throwback Southeast road trip, kicking back at a few fish camps along the way. Originally a place for fishermen to hang their waders for the night and fry up 

The Authentic Mexican Food of Puerto Vallarta

The Authentic Mexican Food of Puerto Vallarta

Ever since I got home from Mexico, I can’t seem to stop thinking about Mexican food. And making Mexican food. And eating Mexican food. I was in Puerto Vallarta on a press trip with the Puerto Vallarta Tourism Board for five days of pure bliss 

Santa Maria Valley: Where Wine and BBQ Reign Supreme

Santa Maria Valley: Where Wine and BBQ Reign Supreme

The Santa Maria Valley, just north of Santa Barbara, is known for two things – beef (Santa Maria style barbecue to be exact) and wine – such a delicious combination. And I recently spent a few days there to find the best of the best 

A Week of Classic French Cookery Training

A Week of Classic French Cookery Training

UK native Katherine Frelon has turned her passions for cooking and teaching into a business with benefits. With no formal training, Katherine cut her so-called culinary teeth working on luxury French barges, learning to prepare world-class food in often tight quarters with limited resources. But more 

7 Places to Eat and Drink in New Orleans

7 Places to Eat and Drink in New Orleans

New Orleans dining options are plentiful, but if you really want to find the best of the best, here’s where you need to visit! 1. Beignets at Cafe du Monde – No trip to NOLA would be complete without a visit to Cafe du Monde