Summer Fun in Le Cordon Bleu

July 2014 — What a summer! As an early birthday present, I was given a three-week summer essentials cooking course at Le Cordon Bleu in London. What I did not expect was how much fun it turned out to be! Not only did I learn the various techniques to French cooking, it was also the …

Lake Como in Panorama

And, Como! thou, a treasure whom the earth Keeps to herself, confined as in a depth Of Abyssinian privacy. ~ William Wordsworth May 2014 — And what a treasure you are! Our weekend getaway to the glacial lake in the Lombardy region in Italy that shows off a shoreline that mesmerizes everyone that visits. Our …