Bananas! I'm wandering through the weekly market at the Place Guillaume II in Luxembourg City, and my eyes fixate on piles of bananas. I suppose there are bananas in almost every … [Read more...] about Searching for the Real Luxembourg
I spent our first two days back in the UK alternating between unpacking, bingeing on dark chocolate, and bursting into tears. (Shhhh...I may even have had a glass of single malt Islay … [Read more...] about Homecoming. Moving back after 2 years abroad.
Oh to be a French winemakers son. It’s the definition of “blessing or curse." Recently I watched Somm: Into the Bottle, a documentary about the wine industry: from rebellious producers to cellar … [Read more...] about A Sense of Place
Walking through the crowded streets of Hong Kong, you can't help but notice the herbal medicine shops when you pass by. Why? Because they smell. A really strong, herbal smell wafting … [Read more...] about Hong Kong Medicinal Tea Stalls
What was life like before pharmacies and grocery stores in every town? So many simple things we take for granted - like handsoap. Or bandaids. Or ibuprofen. Or even … [Read more...] about Thai Butterfly Pea Shampoo
[ngg src="galleries" ids="6" display="basic_thumbnail"] … [Read more...] about Foraged Lunch – Ayvalik, Turkey
[ngg src="galleries" ids="5" display="basic_thumbnail"] Pictures taken at Queen Sirikit Botanical Garden in Chiang Mai, Thailand, September 2016. … [Read more...] about Chiang Mai Botanical Garden
[ngg src="galleries" ids="7" display="basic_thumbnail"]The Seoul Yangnyeongsi Herb Medicine Culture Festival takes place each October, you can learn more about it here. … [Read more...] about Seoul Yangnyeongsi Herbal Medicine Festival