Blog

The Rabbit Place- La Lapin Sauté

The Rabbit Place- La Lapin Sauté

You may not fall down the rabbit hole, but upon entering Le Lapin Sauté, you will find yourself in a Beatrix Potter-meets-Disney-themed establishment. A medley of flower pots are transformed into bell-like ornaments to welcome passer-byes into the warmth of this cozy restaurant. Decorative eggs […]

Foie Gras and Carnivore Lovers Dine at Au Pied de Cochon

Foie Gras and Carnivore Lovers Dine at Au Pied de Cochon

Tom is the ultimate foodie, and I usually just tag along and eat everything he orders. A few years ago, Tom raved about Au Pied de Cochon and the 20 courses of foie gras, pig, and organ meat he consumed. It sounded absolutely disgusting to me, […]

One of My Favorite Things: Christmas Markets

One of My Favorite Things: Christmas Markets

Christmas markets are one of my favorite things. Remember that song, I Simply Remember My Favorite Things from the Sound of Music? This time of year, it plays over and over in my head. I spent my childhood in Europe, and though winter can be gloomy […]

Valley Ho- Scottsdale Premiere Boutique Hotel

Valley Ho- Scottsdale Premiere Boutique Hotel

Hollywood hipsters, drive-in theaters, and rock’n’roll defined the 1950s.  Even before Scottsdale had a downtown of big name shops, upscale dining, and artsy galleries, Valley Ho was the private retreat for the rich and famous. Today, it’s a glimpse into the past with the modern […]

Momofuku’s Comfort Korean Fusion Cuisine

Momofuku’s Comfort Korean Fusion Cuisine

Momofuku Ssäm Bar’s Korean fusion cuisine never ceases to amaze us. The food is tremendous, and the artistic presentation and creative preparation really make you forget where you are and what’s around you. The conversational drone and blaring music fade away and you devote every […]

Our Top International Living Destinations

Our Top International Living Destinations

Follow my blog with Bloglovin Tiffany: It is absolutely mind boggling how much the cost of living is in the United States compared to other places in the world. It’s hard to believe that I’m making almost twice as much with my full time job […]