July 2009

When I was a kid, I loathed the onslaught of summer in Arizona. It was the worst five months of the year in Phoenix, even three whole months without...
Summer should not pass by without at least one meal eaten outdoors. Picnics are a celebration of our summer spirit, culinary diversity, and the taste...
Allons enfants de la patrie …Today is Bastille Day, so we’re opening with a few bars from the French national anthem, La Marseillaise , and then...
There are numerous tools and techniques employed while exploring a new city…maps, tour guides, travel booklets — all of them are helpful. However, I...
Across the highway from the JJ Market is a vast food market — not a super market at all because there’s no detergents, paper towels, light bulbs, and...