Eating and drinking your way through Juneau Alaska when you are not on a cruise

Alaska, the 49 state, the artic, 24 hours of sun, 24 hours of darkness, long winters, cruise ship heaven, no matter what you say about it, nothing prepares you for the vast open beauty that…

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Pancake Tuesday, eat up

A stack of pancakes, perfect for Pancake Tuesday Pancake Tuesday, Shrove Tuesday or better know as Mardi Gras! Time to use up all the good stuff before Lent starts. There is nothing better to start…

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Shrove Tuesday or Pancake Tuesday

Shrove Tuesday is also called Fat Tuesday (in French, Mardi=Tuesday; gras=fat, as in “pate de foie gras”, which is liver paste and very fatty), because on that day a thrifty housewife uses up the fats…

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Via Las Vegas

When you tell people you are going to Vegas for a week what comes to mind? 99 cent shrimp cocktails, foot long hot dogs, cheap all you can eat buffets? There seems to be a…

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