Apple a day via cake?

Oct. 8, 2015

Every year we stop at McAbees’ fruit stand off the highway near Hendersonville, N.C., to buy bushels of apples. We love the...

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Brewgrass Festival worth it?

Oct. 1, 2015

Things we noted during our annual pilgrimage to Brewgrass Festival in Asheville, North Carolina: There was good music but in the...

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10 kitchen renovation tips

Sep. 27, 2015

Things I learned during our recent kitchen renovation: 1. Have one detail-oriented person be in charge during all design meetings and...

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Citadelle has goat mascot

Sep. 14, 2015

There’s a goat in Quebec, Canada, with a very sweet life. From the end of June to the beginning of September, his private...

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Kayaking in coastal Georgia

Sep. 3, 2015

One of the many perks of being a member of the nonprofit Ogeechee Riverkeeper organization is their seasonal kayaking trips. Their...

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Hoppiness by the pint

Aug. 23, 2015

Unlike some of my friends who are supertasters – folks with extra sensitive taste buds, I have mediocre taste buds. So when it...

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We saw Wassaw Island

Aug. 14, 2015

How do you combine serene views, fresh air, exercise, camaraderie and a good deed into one event? Easy peasy. Become a member of Clean...

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Applause for Montreal graffiti

Aug. 5, 2015

Want to walk around a city to find wall-sized outdoor art? Look no farther than Montreal’s Under Pressure Graffiti...

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Best rest stop in Old Quebec C...

Jul. 28, 2015

Need a break from touring around Old Quebec City, Canada? Visit the Paillard Café-Boulangerie on rue St. Jean. The bright, spacious...

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Spiking the fashion meter

May. 19, 2015

The fashion meter in Savannah, Georgia, is spiking this summer with the opening of an exhibition spotlighting English fashion designer...

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Savannah loves St. Patrick

Mar. 25, 2015

The first St. Patrick celebration in Savannah was held in 1819, when a small group of Hibernians marched in a parade in remembrance...

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Best. Pastry. EVER.

Jan. 21, 2015

We discovered this exquisite Granny Smith apple and sour cherry cream pastry at the Patisserie Academie in Bruges, Belgium. This...

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Amsterdam museum of wonders

Jan. 11, 2015

Spend a day exploring the Rijksmuseum (The State Museum) when you are in Amsterdam. With approximately 8,000 pieces of art and...

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Rosemary-calamondin shortbread...

Dec. 20, 2014

We have a rosemary bush the size of a Volkswagen Beetle, so I ‘m always looking for recipes that use this herb. Ingredients 2...

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