Monthly Archives: May 2010

A new adventure — AT HOME!


So now that we’re home (sadly!), we’re hoping to turn this blog into something of a record of our culinary adventures both at home and out & about.  We’ll try to post as often as possible, but please be patient– … Continue reading

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A Birthday Post (belated)


Alas, our trip has come to an end, but we still have a few more stories to share.  Enjoy. In celebration of Jason’s birthday we continued our walking tour of the city.  We returned to the Boquiera for omelets-the first … Continue reading

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More Walking than Eating


If you knew us, you would think from the title of this posting that we did not do a whole lot of eating on Monday.  Well, we ate a lot.  When we travel we tend to explore by foot- wandering … Continue reading

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Barca! (We learn the love of football)


WARNING:  This post has nothing to do with food or wine.  Well, we’re sure wine was had by many around us.  This just has nothing to do with us drinking or eating. We made it to sunny Barcelona, a great relief … Continue reading

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Tapas tapas y tapas


This is the land of snacking; we can’t decide if this a healthy way to live, or a not so healthy way to live.  With the exception of siesta (a tradition we are really hoping to bring back to the … Continue reading

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Umbrellas and Panna Cottas


Well it finally rained.  It had been cloudy and occasionally a drizzle fell, but for the most part our days were dry and sunny.  Not today.  Today it rained. We decided that  we would try a cafe on Piazza San … Continue reading

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Wine Country, aka Julie’s Heaven


We headed out of the city, as we are wont to do, to find some fresh (well, perfectly aged) wine and some good eats.  Lesson of the day- when driving in wine country, first take the scenic road. Then, take … Continue reading

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