Hello Again!

Oh, wonderful blog, how I have missed you!  We have had so many wonderful adventures together, haven’t we!  And I have been terribly neglectful.  But that is all about to change.  I have dusted off my typing fingers and I am ready to create, photograph, read, exercise, and even cook! Then write about those adventures.  But, before I go any … Continue reading

Spain’s Olive Country

Spain’s Olive Country Being a family who loves Spanish olives and extra virgin olive oil, we were in heaven while living in Spain’s olive country.  The olives and oil are absolutely delicious, not to mention healthy, and very reasonably priced.  We were happy to indulge to our hearts content. Driving through olive country is beautiful.  Rolling hills covered in olive … Continue reading

An Authentic Spanish Feast

An Authentic Spanish Feast Recently, our friends Chris and Carol treated us to an authentic Spanish feast.  Two local cooks came to our casa with all the necessary ingredients and began a whirlwind of cooking. Nieves & Isabel, our wonderful cooks, took a moment during preparation for a quick photo.  The wonderful smells coming from the kitchen had me wandering … Continue reading

Vino Mio Malaga Spain

Vino Mio Malaga Spain We have enjoyed some delicious meals and some wonderful experiences during our time in Spain.  What I love about Vino Mio, is that it is a combination of both! Right next to Teatro Cervantes is Restaurante Vino Mio. Summer made dinner reservations for us, which I would recommend, since they are very popular. We loved the … Continue reading

Alma Flamenca Málaga Spain

Alma Flamenca Málaga Spain We have read some wonderful reviews about Alma Flamenca and were anxious to try their dinner and Flamenco show. All of the staff were extremely friendly and helpful.  We were even greeted by the manager and owner. We started our dinner with a nice salad that included goat cheese, pear,  and salmon.  It was really delicious. … Continue reading

Granada Tapas Private Tour

Granada Tapas Tour We love tapas.  It is one of the many things we love about Spain.  So, when Summer found us a tapas tour in Granada that was rated #1 on tripadvisor, we had to try it. This is Gayle, our lovely host, and the manager of Granada Tapas Tours. I knew I was going to like her from … Continue reading

Paprika Vegan Restaurant Granada Spain

Paprika Vegan Restaurant Granada Spain On our recent trip to Granada, we had the opportunity to eat dinner at Paprika.  Summer made us dinner reservations.  We were at the plaza overlooking the beautiful Alhambra.  Using navigation (extremely useful)  we walked to Paprika in only 8 minutes. I love that Paprika uses local and organic ingredients. They have menus in both … Continue reading

Charlotte Gastrobar & Cafe in Malaga Spain

Charlotte Gastrobar & Cafe in Malaga Spain Whenever we visit a new city, Summer gets busy doing research.  She is a real foodie and she loves Spanish food.  So when we visited Malaga, she looked for a place that would have some interesting tapas. The Charlotte Gastrobar & Cafe was her choice.  So she emailed them and made reservations for … Continue reading

La Pizzateca Madrid Spain

La Pizzateca Madrid Spain Sometimes you just get in the mood for pizza.  Really good pizza with a nice fresh crust and loaded with flavor.  And boy oh boy did La Pizzateca hit the spot!  It was exceptional. Summer had been doing some searching online to find a good pizza place and we were thrilled she found La Pizzateca. The … Continue reading

La Tranquera Restaurant in Cordoba Spain

La Tranquera Restaurant Cordoba Spain We had the opportunity to enjoy some delicious food at a restuarant in Cordoba, near the  Cathedral.  The food is an Argentina/Spain fusion.  Talk about a great combination! We had read some great reviews about this place and were anxious to try the food.  They have earned a Tripadvisor certificate of excellence for the last … Continue reading