Monthly Archives: October 2011

A Smile Costs Nothing

A smile can brighten a day. The simplest thing can bring a smile to my face. From seeing my husband first thing in the morning, receiving a call from a friend, hearing the birds sing on a sunny day…they all … Continue reading

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If You Don’t Like The Weather In New England, Wait Five Minutes

There is a saying here in New England, “if you don’t like the weather, wait five minutes”. Sometimes Mother Nature likes to play tricks on you and today is one of those days. Apple popsicle anyone? Two seasons seem to … Continue reading

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A Foodie’s Tour of Munich

My journey for the past few weeks has been a road trip for two foodies traveling through France, Italy, Austria and Germany. I am back from my travels but would like to include another post or two about Munich as … Continue reading

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Munich, More Than Beer and Sausages

Germany may be the land of beer, sausages and pretzels but Munich has so much more to offer. Whenever I have mentioned to someone that I am planning a trip to Munich, the first question is “are you going to … Continue reading

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The Hills Are Alive With The Sound Of….

The hills are alive with the sound of cow bells. We are now in the beautiful country of Austria, just a few miles outside of Salzburg in the lakeside town of Fuschl am See. During the drive to our destination, … Continue reading

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Ciao Italia – Our Last Day In Italy

From the beautiful Mediterranean towns of St. Margherita and Portofino to the Dolomite Mountains of the Alto Adige/South Tyrol, this is our last day in Italy. It has been a wonderful journey through some well known and some not so … Continue reading

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Europe’s Most Beautiful Wine Growing Region

It is said that South Tyrol – Alto Adige is Europe’s most beautiful wine growing region and I have to agree. There are beautiful mountain peaks, pine forests, lush green meadows, and steeply terraced vineyards. Valleys are filled with more … Continue reading

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