Wait. What? There are Tamales in Mississippi?

Turns out the traditional Mexican dish is hugely popular in The Delta and has a long history here. The origin is a bit of a mystery that dates back over a hundred years, either migrant farm workers, soldiers returning from the Mexican-American War, or the original natives introduced… CONTINUE READING >> 

Turns out the traditional Mexican dish is hugely popular in The Delta and has a long history here. The origin is a bit of a mystery that dates back over a hundred years, either migrant farm workers, soldiers returning from the Mexican-American War, or the original natives introduced… CONTINUE READING >> 

Carcassonne Rings a Bell

With all of the traveling we’ve done over the past decade or so, sometimes we worry a bit about becoming jaded. Like we might have seen it all and there is nothing new under the sun.
Then we stumble upon someplace like Carcassonne and it’s like a bell rings in our heads… CONTINUE READING >> 

With all of the traveling we’ve done over the past decade or so, sometimes we worry a bit about becoming jaded. Like we might have seen it all and there is nothing new under the sun.
Then we stumble upon someplace like Carcassonne and it’s like a bell rings in our heads… CONTINUE READING >> 

Why You Don’t Need to Hold Back on Caviar

You might think that caviar is only made for fancy cocktail parties and to be consumed as a cracker topping along with champagne. What you probably didn’t know is that it boasts a myriad of health benefits as well… CONTINUE READING >> 

You might think that caviar is only made for fancy cocktail parties and to be consumed as a cracker topping along with champagne. What you probably didn’t know is that it boasts a myriad of health benefits as well… CONTINUE READING >> 

A Consummate Cruise of Cuisine, Castles, Crusades, and Curiosities

We have been on plenty of boats before, but never one like the Clair de Lune; and cruises have taken us across oceans and seas, as well as down some of Europe’s most famous rivers, but never anything like the Canal du Midi. This was a voyage of discovery… CONTINUE READING >> 

We have been on plenty of boats before, but never one like the Clair de Lune; and cruises have taken us across oceans and seas, as well as down some of Europe’s most famous rivers, but never anything like the Canal du Midi. This was a voyage of discovery… CONTINUE READING >> 

Favorite food from Italy

If you somehow have an opportunity to visit Italy and try their great authentic cuisine there, use this list as a guide for your eating journey. There’re also a few recipes that you can make by yourself… CONTINUE READING >> 

If you somehow have an opportunity to visit Italy and try their great authentic cuisine there, use this list as a guide for your eating journey. There’re also a few recipes that you can make by yourself… CONTINUE READING >>