Monthly Archives: September 2011

Doing the Pinxtos Crawl in San Sebastian. Eating our way thru Spain continued.


What’s the difference between tapas and pintxos? It’s like the difference between L.A. and S. F. Tapas are eaten in Southern Spain, pintxos in Northern Basque Spain. Both are delicious small bites of local foods and specialties and heavy on … Continue reading

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Trip advisor has taken over Spain. Will travel ever be the same?


Trip advisor mania has taken over Spain. Of course, like most Internetos, we used tripadvisor.com to book our hotels before we set foot on foreign shores. But until we hit Seville, we had no idea what an industry TM has … Continue reading

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Eating my way thru Sevilla Spain


Sevilla is like S.F. They like their food and they do it with style. arrived a week ago and quickly hooked into the tapas grapevine thanks to a former Canadienne who has become The tapas blogger of Seville under the … Continue reading

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Loneliness of the Long Distance Blogger. My year of writing dangerously.


There’s so much roadkill along the blogging highway. So many blogs  start with good intentions and inspirations and yet, soon, the urgency to write fades. The lack of feedback daunts. The silence in the ether thunders until many bloggers pull off the road, … Continue reading

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Caught between a rock and a heart place. Life in the Sandwich Generation!


Yesterday began on a low and ended on a high.  My dad woke up feeling sick and dizzy and was taken to the emergency room because his blood pressure went through the roof. Why does this happen again and again? … Continue reading

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