Travel Hacking – Keeping It Simple (Stupid?)

I'm not the kind of traveler who's on a plane every month.  I go to business conferences, and then mostly I go to Spain and do hops from there.  This year South America is calling my name too, so I'm giving that one some thought -- but that's another story.  Anyway, I don't consider myself [...]

Travel Hacking – Keeping It Simple (Stupid?)2011-07-21T13:41:05-06:00

Surprise! What’s that in my Salad?

The first time I sat down for a light lunch with fashion-conscious (and weight-conscious) Spaniards, I couldn't believe my eyes.  The salad was piled high on a dinner plate, almost overflowing the sides.  And that was just for me -- and there were 2 other equally laden plates for my friends. I looked at these [...]

Surprise! What’s that in my Salad?2017-01-23T17:00:53-06:00

A Chocoholic Wineaux’s Guide to Dieting

I'm a serial dieter.  Not by choice, but because I'm a lazy bum and I love to eat great food and drink the best cheap wine I can find (and it turns out there are plenty of good, cheap wines!).  So that means that when I finally face up to the fact that I've gotten [...]

A Chocoholic Wineaux’s Guide to Dieting2011-07-07T14:26:16-06:00