It's a European Vacation…

Well, it’s that time of year again, where I take a quick skip, jump and a hop over the pond to Europe. This year before heading to Italy, I’m making a quick trip to Ireland to meet up with my sister, Rose. After a few days on the Emerald Isle, we’ll head to Rome. On…

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Pisco and Mango Sours

Since April, Chris has been visiting from Chile and of course, like the proud Chilean that he is, talks incessantly about their national liquor, Pisco, and it’s accompanying drink, the Pisco Sour. I’ve heard about the Pisco, talked about the Pisco, tried the Pisco and yes, the Pisco is good. With every party the Carvallo…

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Caffeine Dream

A double cup of Kona blend with one cream. That is Laurie Ohler-Yewchyn’s current caffeine fix. She gives her cup a swirl before smelling the aroma steaming out from the dark brew and finally takes a sip. I consider how she handles her cup of coffee like a glass of fine wine, and peer into…

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How sweet it is!

Last night, I had what could possibly amount to the best corn OF MY LIFE. No exaggeration here. Now, I had heard all this talk about the Lafferty corn. “Oh it’s so good!” “It’s the best corn ever!” Yada, yada, yada. So after work Chris and I headed over to the Lafferty corn stand on…

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