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Vineyards Near Me: Find the Best Around the World

In Vineyards Near Me, a follow up post to Best Winery Tastings Around the World, we continue to explore some of the best places to taste wines and tour vineyards world wide. Vineyards Near Me in India Contributed by Nilima from The Traveling CA The city of Nashik, around 4 hours drive from Mumbai is […]

Winery Tastings: Sneak away to the best around the world

My husband and I love doing winery tastings. We have mostly sampled Florida wines since we live in this region. However, we have been to wineries in upstate New York, South Shore Long Island, and Arizona. We even toured South African wineries virtually via zoom. Winery Tastings in Montepulciano: Contucci Maria and Jurgen from Places […]

Homemade Pasta Recipes: How to Create Flavors of Italy at Home

I love cooking Italian food and trying new recipes, so I wanted to try making homemade pasta. However, unlike Lydia Bastianich from Lydia’s Italy, my previous attempts at pasta making did not turn out as planned. I always had a hard time getting the dough thin enough or cutting the pasta into even thicknesses. However, […]

Small Town Florida: Enjoy the Hidden Magic and Get Away From it All

As we drove up Florida Turnpike towards small town Florida and away from our crazy South Florida lives, I began to relax. My tiki bar mix boomed out Jimmy Buffet’s Margaritaville from the stereo. I donned my vacation hairstyle. That means I ran my fingers through my hair when I woke up and left it […]

Lo Mein Chicken: How to Make Delicious Variations

My husband and I are big fans of Public Television. One of our favorite shows is Confucius was a Foodie. On one episode the host researched whether spaghetti was originally from China, which got me thinking about lo mein. Therefore I started experimenting with different recipes for lo mein chicken. Chinese cooking often uses stir […]

Best Hotels Niagara Falls Ontario: Experience the amazing wonder

Canada is full of majestic beauty to be found in its National Parks and especially at Niagara Falls. With its rush of water and constant rainbows, this natural wonder attracts numerous people each year. This is definitely a bucket list destination. Looking for the best hotels Niagara Falls Ontario? Start planning your vacation here. I […]

Astoria Restaurants: Find the Best Places to Eat

My sister Karin moved out to Portland, Oregon some years ago. Since we live on opposite coasts, and I live down south and she up north, we don’t get to see each other as much as we would like. However, I enjoy hearing about local road trips she makes. Therefore, she inspired me to write […]

Best Finger Foods for a Party: Learn How to Make our Favorites

Appetizers are always the best party foods as they aren’t that filling and you don’t have to coordinate a giant sit down meal. They also lend themselves to people stopping by and leaving at different times. Finger foods always make good choices as people can usually stand or walk around when eating. Besides you can […]