Can I get 7-2 That I Can’t do a Two Step?

Tonight I spent my evening slow dancing with my boyfriend to the Bellamy Brothers, one of my favorite old school country bands, in the country of India, no less. Than I survived the scariest restaurant ever at three a.m. and thanked my blessings that butter chicken would not be my last meal at three a.m. I never ever said that … Read more…

Spicy Tomato Coconut Chutney

Last night my boyfriend thundered up the stairs of our vacation tree house home at midnight like a herd of bison were chasing after him. He begged me to get out of my nice warm bed as there were multiple elephants right outside our door feeding on the branches that grew right outside our tree house vacation hideaway. We walked … Read more…

Ticks, Cyclones and Cobras; A Trek Through Rural India

I’m a hiker. That is how I spend my hours, my afternoons and sometimes full days. I love hiking up pine covered mountains and hiking to pristine alpine lakes. I could spend almost a full day hiking up a mountain to a 10,000 foot summit. Here in India they refer to hiking as “trekking” Earlier in this pre Christmas holiday … Read more…

Lions and Tigers and Bear Butts Oh My

Lions and tigers and bear butts oh my! Today we spent our Thursday getting a truly VIP experience on a fantastic jungle safari. It was a great way to spend a work day, rather than be at work. Our  India vacation has been a great holiday escape! Today we had one of the most amazing zoo experiences I have ever … Read more…

The Tobacco Detox Diet

There are very few times in my life that I was so disgusted by a food that I spit it out.  I’m not afraid to try new foods. I love liver and I tried goats brains on this trip. I didn’t care for them but they were not something I was going to spit out like a villager. Today I … Read more…