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Parisian Chic City Guide

August 10, 2016 // 0 Comments

The truth is, that shopping in Paris is a delight because there are few ways you can go wrong.  Whether you bought a necklace at an exclusive address, a flea market or at an [...]

SI o NO Bolivia?

February 21, 2016 // 0 Comments

Escribo estas palabras, a horas de que empiece la votación del referendum para cambiar la constitución en Bolivia, y decidir si Evo Morales puede ser re re re elegido. [...]

Cold Snap Zara Sales

July 20, 2015 // 0 Comments

There’s absolutely nothing I like about winter. Dark, grey skies, chapped lips, the bone chilling cold, the various stages of rain, winds, hail and lately snowy [...]

Bastille Day 2015

July 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

Bastille Day, or any day that celebrates France for that matter, is a day I feel intense joy for, second only to my children’s birthdays. Much could be written about [...]

A Mystery Ingredient?

March 10, 2015 // 6 Comments

The popularity of cooking shows, the emergence of “master” chefs, celebrity chefs, wanna be chefs has become the norm in our popular culture, and I get it, I [...]

Walk With Me

February 4, 2015 // 0 Comments

Everyone likes a “rags to riches”, “success against all odds”, “swept off her feet by a prince” story.  Most people want to be associated [...]

Fatal Red

March 13, 2014 // 0 Comments

A fairly reserved teenager, i pretty much didn’t date through most of highschool, until my last year, when a boy i liked told me my lips were “too fat”, [...]

Price Check on Wisdom

July 22, 2013 // 6 Comments

So I’m at the supermarket with 2 of my kids and this woman in her late 70s bumps into me, we apologise to each other for it and she starts talking about how she’s [...]

Becoming Visible

June 2, 2013 // 3 Comments

It wasn’t a particularly  warm day, but at the altitude of 4058 mt above sea level, the sun in downtown La Paz, Bolivia, burns strongly on your skin.  I was hot, [...]