A few years ago, a lot of my family members were getting diagnosed with high-cholesterol and heart problems. After hearing reports from the numerous doctors’ visits of my family members and listening to advice from everyone I knew, I started to believe that Olive Oil is the ONLY way to go and Extra Virgin … Continue Reading ››
My BFFs and I participated in the Ultimate Urban Scavenger Race in NYC last Saturday. I had no idea what to expect ….and knowing us, lazy bones, was quite certain that we will quit one hour into the challenge But, we didn’t!!! We stuck to it. We walked all over NYC that day figuring … Continue Reading ››
School’s out today….and it’s yet another miserable overcast/rainy day. I thought this might be a good a chance as any to check out the much-talked-about Westport Farmers’s Market. I have been to other farmer’s markets in the past and am not usually “wowed” by them. Prices are too high….and produce always looks just … Continue Reading ››
Even torrential rains and flood warnings could not keep the crowds away from this latest hotspot in Westport CT. The new Tarry Lodge in Westport (in the old Abodanza building by the train station) is well worth a visit!
My friend (let’s call him Mr. H 🙂 ) and I decided to meet there for lunch last … Continue Reading ››
I love to cook and find myself glued to the Food Network channel every chance I get. 🙂 I love discovering new recipes and trying them out. To expand my horizons, I even took some cooking classes here and there…but in my experience they tend to be a crapshoot.
For some reason Portuguese cuisine is not as well known in USA. Sadly, nobody seems to talk about it and no one seems to rave about it. As a result, I never felt an urge to give it a try. I felt content in my world of Italian, French, Spanish, American and Asian fare.
Then a … Continue Reading ››