Monthly Archives: September 2012

happy friday!

I’m going to let you in on a little family joke. When I was visiting Egypt six years ago with my family, we went to an upscale restaurant in Cairo. As we were flipping through the menu, you could hear … Continue reading

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notes from the road: jugería san augustín

This is the sorry of how I ate the best turkey sandwich – ever. (with all due respect to my Auntie Paula, a self-proclaimed, yet justifiably, sandwich-making queen) On Friday, my family ventured into the Plaza de Armas in Trujillo, … Continue reading

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sunday breakfast

This Sunday’s breakfast is brought to you from the coastal city of Trujillo, Peru. My father, brother and I have been here since Friday, along with cousins, aunts and uncles to celebrate my grandmother’s 80th birthday. Or, as some may … Continue reading

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happy friday!

Et tu, Delta? I’ve seen my fair share of in-air dining the past few months. I’m here to tell you that 99% has been awful. Swiss Air & Air Berlin, you’re in the 1%. I’d like to occupy you more … Continue reading

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sunday breakfast

Hello, my name is Captain Obvious and I’m here to report that I love dining out. Restaurants always seem to have a better wine cellar than I do, if only I would stop drinking it all. I never have to … Continue reading

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happy friday!

Man, do I love Target. You walk in, determined to just buy pens…and then you run out carrying bags of bounty in your arms. It happens, most especially to me. Make fun of this megastore all you want, but I … Continue reading

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notes from the road: searsucker

Boys and girls, I am in San Diego. It’s not often I do, but when I get the opportunity, I enjoy coming out here, whether for a day or a week. A change in temperature and pace, and, of course, … Continue reading

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