Turning 50 Down Under

I woke up days before turning 50 and realized time sure flies when you’re having fun. For my 50th, I was planning to be somewhere down under, and that place wound up being Wilsons Promontory, The Prom to locals, and located in Victoria, Australia. From seeing tons of wildlife close-up, hiking great trails and only … More Turning 50 Down Under

Chasing Sunsets

After a month running around in New Zealand, I switched gears flying to Perth, Western Australia to visit friends. Karina and her husband Craig are renovating the Chateau de Gudanes (pictured below), located in the South of France, where I visited in January 2016. I was fortunate enough to catch up with her in her hometown … More Chasing Sunsets

Sweet As

I started writing this post weeks ago. However, between being constantly on-the-go, lack of good Wi-Fi, and, yes a touch of laziness, I forced myself to give up one last hike and get on it since I am down to my last couple days in New Zealand. Although both islands are not that large, given … More Sweet As

Live or Cooked?!?

After a month and a half in Maine leaf peeping, taking long walks, spending time with friends, and eating a good amount of lobster, I am back in Portland. Given I neglected to eat Maine lobster my last visit, I made sure to have it within the first few days this time around.  Now, being … More Live or Cooked?!?