Fresh fruit is known for its flavor. Because of that, it really shouldn’t surprise us when fruit ends up in unexpected places—avocados with eggs and toast, prickly pear sodas, and coconut everything. But perhaps no fruit’s culinary function generates more excitement or hostility than the exotic, prickly pineapple. The acceptability of the Hawaiian pizza is … Continue reading Celebrate International Pineapple Day with a…Burrito?
The arrival of summer means BBQs, outdoor living, and patio furniture — and anyone who has shopped for patio furniture has likely come across teak. Teak comes from the Tectona grandis tree, which is native to the tropics, and has been used for centuries in the houses of powerful and wealthy families and during colonial … Continue reading Teak Patio Furniture: Worth the Cost?
There are some destinations that simply exude luxury. The Maldives, Paris, Fiji, the Amalfi coast… the list goes on. They’re the places that immediately come to mind when you want to plan a luxurious vacation. But such popular destinations also tend to have crowds, and they can be lacking when it comes to having an … Continue reading Under-the-Radar Luxury Travel