travel

From Foot Golf to Foot Soak

“Kick from inside your foot!” yelled my teammate Nancy, whom I had just met moments ago.  Like me, she was middle-aged and medium-sized; unlike me, she was blonde. I was, for the first and perhaps last time in my life, playing foot golf, an up-and-coming precision sport where players propel a ball into a cup nested… Read More From Foot Golf to Foot Soak

food

Wine and Chocolate

As readers of this blog know, I’m a big fan of the pursuit of happiness through sensual pleasures, preferably enjoyed more than one at a time. So when I received a big bagful of Lindt Lindor truffles, it seemed a fine opportunity to experiment with a developing interest of mine: wine pairing. I first realized… Read More Wine and Chocolate