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Feeding my addiction

Feeding my addiction

  I have found more.  And they were better than any that you have ever tried.  I forgot the name of the bakery I bought them at.  But you know the French judge on Cupcake Wars, it’s his bakery (don’t judge me, I have a girlfriend who loves that show).   He opened up a … Continue reading

I now have a slight Macaroon addiction

I now have a slight Macaroon addiction

Never before in my life have I tried a real Macaroon.  I know that some packaged cookies claim they are Macaroons, but they’re not.  In Cebu we came across a small bakery that had rave reviews on trip advisor so we decided to try it.  We stuffed our faces with Macaroons, espresso and other desserts. … Continue reading

Bowl o’ fun

Bowl o’ fun

Watermelon, pineapple, mango, coconut bowl…added cream and granola.  So delicious.  I had this on our last morning on the Tao Trip on one of the most beautiful islands I’ve ever been to and slept on.

Penang Curry

Penang Curry

I am not sure that a day went by on my two week vacation in Penang and Bali that I did not eat Curry.  Although the best Curry was found at a small cafe in Langkawi, this was nearly as good.  We searched the internet looking for any comments about a Thai restaurant in Penang … Continue reading

Calamansi Calamansi

Calamansi Calamansi

If you’re ever hiking through the rain forest in Borneo and a leech grabs a hold of you, take a Calamansi and squeeze the juice onto the leech, he’ll come right off.  That was the first thing I learned about Calamanis, the miniature limes you see being sold all over the place. The next thing … Continue reading

Sautee

Sautee

Eryn ordered this dish at a restaurant just outside of Ubud, Bali.  We had an amazing view of the rice paddies with palm trees scattered through out.  The restaurant was an open aired restaurant and also a part of an art gallery.  The food was fresh and we were happy.

Porky

Porky

As the Aurora approached what would soon be our stop for the night we were speechless.  At the foot of a small mountain was a gorgeous secluded beach with several small huts.  Jurassic park couldn’t even compare.  We could see smoke coming through the palms’s, to our surprise the smoke was from our dinner which … Continue reading