Weekend in Ruidoso, New Mexico

Wonderful trip to Ruidoso, a small mountainous and lush green town, this weekend. Went with Paul (my college roommate from St. Ed’s in Austin), Roe, and the kids. We had originally talked about sleeping in a tent, but with an 8 month old, I was spared. We stayed in a cabin, instead, but “camped” upstairs …

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Belgian Waffles, The Real Deal

I was fortunate enough to travel to Europe a couple of times over the past twelve months.  One visit included a couple of days in Brussels, Belgium. Among other delicacies (!?@) like escargot stands along the side of the road, you can pick up some fantastic belgian waffles topped with an assortment of fruit, chocolate …

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Atrani and the Amalfi Coast

A few years ago, I visited the Amalfi Coast while I was in Italy for a few weeks. After getting a note from someone about his drive up the 101 in California, I remembered the wild bus ride from Sorrento to Amalfi. It was exhilarating, terrifying and beautiful at the same time. I snapped photos …

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