Travel Planner Extraordinaire, At Your Service

Travel is the best, amiright?? I truly believe it is one of the greatest gifts of life: to discover and learn about other cultures, experience new things, make connections with new people, push your own boundaries, create lasting memories, and take a usually much-needed break from work. But I promise you, as much as you like … More Travel Planner Extraordinaire, At Your Service

The Universal Love of Eating, Drinking, and Being Merry Together

It’s been a long while since I posted about food, which is a shame because it means, unfortunately, that I haven’t eaten too much memorable food recently.  But this past Sunday night, I was graciously invited to a dinner party at a friend’s place in Greenpoint, Brooklyn, and it was a lot of firsts for … More The Universal Love of Eating, Drinking, and Being Merry Together

Thanksgiving Stateside Edition: Seven Things I’m Grateful For

You guys. It’s Thanksgiving. Seriously?!  How did the beginning and middle of 2011 fly by so quickly?  On this day last year, I was frantically cooking my heart out to prepare a Thanksgiving feast for my Brazilian friends.  On this day two years ago, I was doing the same but for a group of newly … More Thanksgiving Stateside Edition: Seven Things I’m Grateful For