What would you do in the name of love? Would you hire a magical monkey to build a bridge of rocks across the ocean to have your one true love rescued? And where would you get such mystical rocks? Wait, I know. . . I know a place with rocks that pile on top of … More Hampi Love
Happy New Year, family! I don’t know about you but I had almost too much fun over the holidays. . .and saying goodbye to 2016. It was a year full of extremes for me in which I was thrown into the deepest depths of despair only to be hurled back into the heights of whimsy … More The Good-Good life
I’m letting a secret out. Keep it safe. Are you ready? Are you sure? Then, here it is. . . Everyone loves my brownies. So much so that I named them that name up there. But, why are they so good? They’re just chocolately enough without being overkill. They’re chewy and have perfect crispy edges … More Fan Club Brownies
Well, life has been groovin’ along in this little jungle village by the sea. It seems less busy for this time of year compared to last year. All of the local business owners are complaining about money problems. Big problem, it is, they all say. The broken English here often sounds like Yoda-speak. . .haha! … More Rainbows and Open Minds
Wow, I think I’ve been in a time warp. Whew. I’m back! So many things have changed, haven’t they? The tourist season is in full swing. The weather is “winter” around here which means the locals wear hats, scarves, and sweaters at night and early morning. I still think it’s hilarious. Often times when I … More Whoa, whoa, easy, easy!
Just my luck, the monsoon started early this year and because I’m on a winning streak in 2016, it doesn’t want to end. We’ve had five whole months of the damn season. Enough is enough. Despite the rains, I managed to get in some good kitty snuggles and read four novels in the past month. … More Turning pages and pedals
Well, people, it’s hard to believe, but I’ve officially been living in India for ONE WHOLE YEAR. Whoa, dude. Time flies, doesn’t it? When you’re a kid an entire year seems like a lifetime, but as you get older, it’s really just a little blip in time. Funny how that happens. So, I say this … More 15 things I’ve learned from living ONE year in India