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Live long. Live happy. Eat Chocolate.


As my readers know, I am a diehard chocoholic. Or rather a die later chocoholic since it’s now shown that chocolate aids longevity, weight loss and mental health. The latest research is summed up in this article “Ten health benefits … Continue reading

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#what are you doing Christmas Day?


If I were going to start a twitter trending topic, this would be my question. What are you doing Christmas Day? Of course, all my Jewish friends will say Chinese food & a movie. My Christian friends will say opening … Continue reading

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You need to be a caveman to eat the Paleo Diet. Confessions of a carboholic


I am not a caveman. I am a carbie…. a card carrying carbohydrate junkie. I tried the Paleo Diet (aka Caveman Diet) and flunked. Big time. Two weeks ago, I decided to finally deal with the pounds I’ve been trying … Continue reading

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The best cure for jet lag? Don’t go home!


What’s jet lag you ask? How about: Waking  up at 2 am needing to satisfy your morning ablutions. Arising again at 4 a.m. ready to eat Crashing at work at 3 p.m. in the middle of a meeting Falling asleep for … Continue reading

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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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