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Shakespeare and Company building-left-bank Paris France
Arts - Museums - Culture, France

Happy birthday, Sylvia Beach of Shakespeare and Company

Happy birthday, Sylvia Beach, founder of Shakespeare & Company created a place for writers at a time when talented – though often needy literary artists came together in Paris searching for support, encouragement, and new opportunities. Shakespeare and Company – on the Left Bank   Sylvia Beach – born in […]

Aunt Chi-Chi's Christmas Crack - Bacon Crackers
Food - Recipes - Dining

Aunt Chi-Chi’s Christmas Crack (bacon crackers)

  This most delicious appetizer is made from 3 simple ingredients – brown sugar, bacon and Club crackers. They are a tradition at our house for every Christmas party and they’re so addictive — you can’t stop eating them — my travel hag girlfriends nicknamed it “Christmas Crack.”It doesn’t matter if […]

Oldest House in Cambridge
Eastern Shore MD VA & DE, Haunted Places

40 Halloween Ghost Tours Offered on Maryland’s Eastern Shore

Ten historic towns are featured in the largest cluster of heritage ghost walks in America. Chesapeake Ghost Walks is conducting over forty Halloween ghost tours in ten historic towns on Maryland’s Eastern Shore in October. The ghost tours spread across eighty linear miles in five counties situated east of the […]

The Haunted Mid-Shore - Spirits of Caroline, Dorchester and Talbot Counties - by Mindie Burgoyne
Eastern Shore MD VA & DE, Haunted Places

History Press Releases Haunted Mid-Shore – 3rd Book by Mindie Burgoyne

The Haunted Mid-Shore: Spirits of Caroline, Dorchester and Talbot Counties The History Press has released the latest book of spooky tales by local author Mindie Burgoyne, “The Haunted Mid-Shore: Spirits of Caroline, Dorchester and Talbot Counties.” The book features 25 tales set in Maryland’s Mid-Shore region, including “Mary’s Ghost at […]

blending gazpacho
Food - Recipes - Dining

Recipe: Granddaddy’s Gazpacho – A Taste of Seville

For a little taste of Sevilla, here’s a recipe for Granddaddy’s Gazpacho.  Load up on the garlic.  After tasting this brew, you’ll have full summer protection from vampires.  LOL. It’s July and tomatoes are being harvested from gardens everywhere.  Gazpacho, the simple tomato based soup served cold, is a popular […]