Early Snowy Morning

It’s Always Darkest

As David reveals, it’s always darkest just before dawn. But then all manner of magic starts to transpire…

Prosciutto Parmesan Puffs

Call Me Puff Daddy

David divulges his fetish for puff porn, a habit that conveniently requires no confession with Father Fraga come Saturday afternoon.

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Grandma's Spoon

Grandma’s Silver Spoon

Despite something of a Dickensian upbringing, The One recalls his happiest moments spent with his hero and her favorite utensil.

Yellow Roses Cookie

A Love Story, In 15 Cookies

David wishes The One happy birthday with a gift of their love story, as told in 15 exquisitely decorated cookies.


Jack Frost Nipping

Despite Jack Frost nipping at his nose (and other parts), David manages to capture some pics of a winter wonderland.

Hibernating Mouse

Not a Creature Was Stirring

And all through the house, not a creature was stirring…but what about the abandoned grill out back? David investigates.

Portuguese Roast Turkey with Two Stuffings

A Tale of Two Dressings

David tells the tale of the two drama-ridden dressings he grew up with at his family’s Portuguese Thanksgiving table.

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Mouth of the English Channel

Channeling Our Energy

David sheepishly explains his silence as he and The One frolic across the pond. (Hey, even bloggers need vacations…)

Look Right

Forgot to Look Both Ways

Know how in Britain each intersection has a helpful reminder painted on the pavement reminding befuddled Americans which way to look?

Overstuffed Baggage

My Baggage About Baggage

David and The One struggle with their luggage and each other as they try to comply with Virgin Atlantic’s carry-on baggage policy.

Eiffel Tower

That Paris Effect

David blogs his way through Paris, embracing wining, dining, and a magically slenderizing manner of thinking that just may offset all the foie gras, fromage, and frites.

Maxwell Food Centre

Carrot Cake of the Singaporean Kind

While in Indonesia, David discovers–and darn near swoons over–a savory little something known to locals as…well, it’s a little misleading.

Rosemary Clooney

Can’t Get You Outta My Head

David divulges his mental music queue, a groovin’ jukebox that loops over and over and over again.

Al Fresco Dinner

Our First Al Fresco Dinner of the Season

David and The One sit down to their first backyard dinner of the season, a very candid, unstyled, non-fussed affair.

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