Latest in Travel

Postcards from Charleston
We were visiting Charleston in South Carolina last week and had such an incredible time. Some of our friends were quite surprised when we said we are going to Charleston for a holiday and most of our family back in India didn’t know where exactly Charleston...
Posted: 4/23/2014 10:24 AM in Confused Bawarchis
Kentucky – Train Robbery at the Kentucky Railway Museum
Who takes their kids on a train ride in a region where there are outlaws on horseback rumored to be in the area? I do! If you’ve been reading this blog for very long, you know that I love an adventure and this sounded like a really fun one. We headed...
Posted: 4/22/2014 5:00 AM in Travel 50 States with Kids
Quan Hapa
It may be a case of taking casualness to the point of disenchantment Quan Hapa is a newer venture from the makers of Pho Lang Thang. We were expecting a glorified, contemporary version of its predecessor and on some notes it does just that. Pacific R...
Posted: 4/21/2014 7:30 AM in entertaining views from cincinnati
Lake Hope State Park.
Located in the rural county of Vinton in Southeastern Ohio, Lake Hope state park is one of the more off the beaten path parks in the state. While the park offers a great spot for fishing, backpacking, and even dining in the new park lodge, I think of...
Posted: 4/20/2014 11:06 PM in Outside Cincinnati
Scrambling for Easter Egg Roll Tickets
I’m not sure our German exchange student, Thomas, ever fully appreciated our excitement concerning the 2007 Easter Egg Roll at the White House. He certainly couldn’t understand why we would […]
Posted: 4/19/2014 9:38 AM in Browsing The Atlas
Quick Vegetable & Soy Lasagna
Oh we were MIA again..for a week! We were visiting Charleston in South Carolina and had such a great time. We’ll be back with stories from the trip in the coming days but for now we are back now right in time for Fiesta Friday and a few days late for...
Posted: 4/18/2014 6:57 PM in Confused Bawarchis
Homer Serves Them Up At An Alarming Pace
David Dewitt Bailey. His nickname, and the name you know him by is “Homer” – not a bad nickname for a baseball player. Except Homer Bailey is a pitcher and unfortunately for the Cincinnati Reds, a team that just shelled out $105 million for his services,...
Posted: 4/18/2014 4:13 PM in Food, Sports and Other Stuff
Personality Chef Carla Hall
Toot. Toot! Honk. Honk! Ah-Ooh-Ga!Dexter Enjoys Carla's Reading That was Carla's call out from her first book Cooking with Love: Comfort That Hugs You. It's what she says when she wants to give herself a pat on the back. At the recent book signing at
Posted: 4/18/2014 11:56 AM in entertaining views from cincinnati
Reconsidering The New Hollywood, Part II
The Stunt Man . . . if only László Kovács had shot The Stunt Man, which is bathed in that butterscotch lighting redolent of prestige (i.e. Emmy contender) TV movies of the late ‘70s and early ‘80s. (1980’s Those Lips, Those Eyes had the same awful li...
Posted: 4/16/2014 10:52 PM in entertaining views from cincinnati
Rivertown Lil’ SIPA.
A new trend with craft beer as of late is the session beer. A session beer is one that you can drink a few of, and still be able to think clearly. How is that different from a light beer? With a session beer, you still get a flavorful beer. For example,...
Posted: 4/16/2014 9:51 PM in Outside Cincinnati

Suggest a Blog

Is there a blog missing from this page?

Click here to let us know.

If you would like your blog removed from this page, Click here


Suggest a blog!

  •  I am the owner of this blog

Remove my blog.