What Did You Bake During the COVID 19 Lockdown?

    Twelves weeks ago we were sent home. Stay home save lives, flatten the curve so we went home and stayed there. Catch up on old movies they said, catch up on reading, they…

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COVID 19 Lockdown Travel; 48 Hours or One Night in Bangkok

Week 11 of the lockdown, but it might as well be week 9,345. It doesn’t seem like it’s ever going to end. The restrictions are easing a bit where I live, but I’m not hopping…

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COVID 19 Lockdown and Daydreaming of Travel

  It is hard to believe that is has been nine weeks since the COVID 19 lockdown.  I am lucky I’ve been able to work from home and we have been utilizing food delivery from…

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Galette des Rois and the big mess in the oven

  French pastry shops fill their windows with Buche de noel during the month of December. As the month winds downs the shops sell out the cakes, they fill their shelves with the Galette des…

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Stonewall Jackson Hotel in Staunton, VA

FTC disclosure: I received a free hotel stay in exchange for a story and social media posts. Perched on top of the hill overlooking the town of Staunton sits the last remaining hotel. The Stonewall…

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