Mirko’s Chocolate Salami

The perfect chocolate dessert I love chocolate.  I love chocolate cake, chocolate brownies, and chocolate tarts.   So when I met Mirko, an exchange student from Italy who brought me ‘chocolate salami’ I knew it would be good.  Now don’t be alarmed there is no meat in this dessert, it is … Continue reading

Le Petit Pontoise, Paris

fois gras

Dining in Paris Something you have to try while in France is a traditional French meal.  Well… I have the perfect restaurant for you.  It is called Le Petit Pontoise and located nearby the Notre Dame.  I have to say it may be one of the best restaurants I have … Continue reading

Tesoro D’Italia

Panna Cotta

Restaurants in Paris While you are in Paris walking around seeing the sights and experiencing the city of lights, you are bound to wind up a hungry for a good meal.   Well do I have a treat for you!  Take the metro to the station ‘Poissonaire’ and find the Italian … Continue reading

Christmas Traditions in France

france lille christmas

Christmas in France Even well before Christmas you can start to feel the holiday spirit.  I was in Lille this Christmas and it was incredible.  With a giant Ferris wheel in the town square that played loud Christmas tunes.  A giant Christmas tree, and lots of other Christmas decorations too.  … Continue reading

The Seaside Candyman

JellyBellys

Candy shops Who doesn’t love a fun little candy shop every once in a while?  While I was in Seaside Oregon we went to the Seaside Candyman to check it out.  Now there are MANY candy shops in Seaside but we had heard good things about the Candyman. We were … Continue reading

Arrowhead Chocolate Shop

Arrowhead Chocolates

Joseph Oregon If you know of Joseph Oregon then you know what an adorable little town that it is.  The downtown is one road and has more charm then you could ever imagine.  There are metal sculptures of eagles, wolves, and bikes.  The views of the mountains are beautiful, and … Continue reading

Walla Walla Bread Company

Walla Walla Bread Company

A Taste Of Walla Walla Walla Walla, hearing this name you wouldn’t really think it was a real town name, but it is!  Walla Walla is a quaint little touristy town with MANY wineries, beautiful scenic country roads, and a place home to may wonderful restaurants.  After exploring Walla Walla … Continue reading

Foods Around The World: Belgian Chocolate

Guylian Chocolate

Chocolate Who loves chocolate?  I DO!  I decided to do another Food Around The World Post, and what is tastier than chocolate?  I have traveled to over 17 different countries, and I am fairly certain I have had chocolate in each one.  Several countries stand out that have delicious chocolates … Continue reading

Red Horse, Joseph Oregon

The Red Horse Menu

Red Horse During  my time in Oregon I was told about an amazing little bakery by several people.  So when I was in Joseph Oregon, I couldn’t wait to try it.  Spoiler alert: it was DELICIOUS!  It was hard to chose what to have from the menu because everything sounded … Continue reading