London Boroughs

It's impossible to see all of London in a few days, but we worked to discover as much as possible on our trip to Northwestern…

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Northwestern Europe

Football-inspired travels led to our discovery of Northwestern Europe and the history architecture, cuisine and cultures found there. While watching the 2018 FIFA World Cup…

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Honoring 9/11, Promoting Peace

Honored to have been chosen as my son's interviewee for his 8th grade writing assignment for which he was to interview someone who could recall…

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National Mall Treasures

National Mall — “America’s Front Yard” — is the heart and soul of Washington, D.C. (District of Columbia), the capital of the United States of America;…

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Chicken Parmigiana

Try this delicious homemade version of one of my Italian favorites: Chicken (or Eggplant) Parmigiana.

San Diego Taste of Spain

Café Sevilla Restaurant and Tapas Bar Nestled in the heart of the Gaslamp Quarter in San Diego is a wonderful Spanish restaurant. During our last visit,…

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Yosemite Spring

Winter Deluge Enhanced the Beauty of this Natural Treasure Original article on Medium Yosemite Valley — photo by Caden Giaudrone Wet Winter February 2017 — according to reports, this was…

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Los Angeles

The great thing about LA is that there is so much variety—in culture, in design, and in options for food, entertainment and shopping.

Cafeteria 15L

Cafeteria 15L celebrates fresh ingredients—comfort food with a fresh, urban twist.

Hearst Castle

This lavish estate, inspired by Spanish architecture, was the ultimate achievement of architect, Julia Morgan.

San Diego Omni La Costa Resort

Catering to guests of all ages with an array of interests, this luxurious resort exemplifies the ultimate in entertainment combined with relaxation and comfort.

California Spanish Mission

The influence of Spanish Baroque and Moorish architecture combined with native Pueblo/adobe construction methods.

Seeking Truth

TED Talks: Ideas Worth Spreading continues to be an insightful, educational resource to get us each really thinking about the issues our world faces; a…

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Monticello

Inspired by the classics, Thomas Jefferson's iconic home in Charlottesville, Virginia--whose name Monticello means "little mount" in Italian--has become an American icon. In 1987, 200 years…

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U.S. Neoclassical Architecture

...established through the timeless principles of liberty and order...

The Allure of the Hills

A closer look into El Dorado Hills peers behind the facade. Soul. The essence of a place is felt through these threads of energy. Layers are…

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