Cooking Chronicles, Lifestyle, Travel

Food Fotos – Buku Restaurant

This weekend J and I went shopping which ended with us having tapas at Buku restaurant.  It’s this trendy spot in downtown Raleigh that specializes in global street food.  There was so much on the menu that we wanted to try, but my no-pork-eating husband and I decided on the dishes below (plus a Chocolate Souffle with almond ice cream…

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Lifestyle, Travel

Island Hopping

I have been absent from this blog, but here is my excuse: We went on a Cruise to the Caribbean.  We drove through the night and arrived in Miami.  We went to South Beach to catch the early morning sunrise: We dropped off the rental car and took a cab to the ship: We were very early, but after an…

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Lifestyle, Travel

The Queen City.

I’m in Charlotte for the next couple of days and decided to share some pictures from my last trip here.  Enjoy!  Uptown Charlotte The Stadium for the Carolina Panthers – Any fans out there? In front of the Bank of America Building… about 30 seconds before the sky fell out and I was running for cover.

Lifestyle, Travel

Birthday Fun!

Got to have a birthday (cup)cake! Yesterday was my husband’s birthday, so we went to a Japanese restaurant called Kanki to celebrate.  It was our first time there and we thoroughly enjoyed ourselves.  Check out the pics. Calamari Appetizer The food was cooked in front of us.  Our chef was a comedian. The food was delicious.