Have you ever put much thought into what all goes in to feeding everyone on a cruise ship for a week? These ships are essentially floating cities and are responsible for feeding several thousand people multiple meals per day, for days on end. As you can imagine, this is no easy feat. Food must be […]
I’ll be honest… I have gained a lot of weight over the last year and it seems like as easy as the pounds come on, it has been nearly impossible to take them back off. Its not a lack of exercise for me – I am a gym rat and work out pretty much every […]
It’s National Doughnut Day, so it seems only fitting to do a special post on this special, sinfully good day! If you are in Portland, a stop at Voodoo Doughnut is an absolute must! Located in the downtown area, you’ll know you’re there when you see the line that winds around the block and you’ll […]
Less than 6 months since I launched my travel blog, By Land and Sea, I was touched to be nominated not once, but twice, for the Liebster Award! Thank you so much to What Way Today for my initial nomination, and thank you to The Bristolian Backpacker, who nominated me shortly thereafter. Because I was […]
It’s March and we all know what that means – SPRING BREAK! This is traditionally a time of year when millions of people head out to catch some of the first rays of sun or some of the last powder of the season. But, if you aren’t able to get to the beach and you […]
In a one-block radius of Woodley Park, there’s over twenty yummy restaurants to chose from. Most offer either American or Italian cuisine, but there’s also a handful of authentic ethnic restaurants. Since I was visiting the area, it seemed only natural to eat at places that aren’t available back home.
As Dorothy said to Toto in The Wizard of Oz, “We’re not in Kansas anymore.” Really, there isn’t much in Kansas, especially Topeka, so it’s good to be home from there… However, if you ever happen to find yourself in that neck of the woods, you have to make it a point to have dinner […]
With stunning mountain scenery, abundant wildlife, endless outdoor activities, top-notch restaurants, and proximity to Yellowstone National Park, Jackson Hole is a prime travel destination in Wyoming. Having lived there for a year and half, I was also able to see the other side of Jackson, and pick up some tips along the way. Now, whenever […]