What the Coronavirus crisis is like for an expat in the Netherlands

When the pandemic hit Europe, I was on a rare trip to Vienna. Keen to explore a new country over an extended weekend, we set our sights on Austria. My boyfriend and I walked the whole city, photographing and tasting our way through. Visitors lined the streets, eager for centuries of history and class. TheyContinue reading “What the Coronavirus crisis is like for an expat in the Netherlands”

Toasted cabbage noodles with caraway & dill yogurt sauce

This recipe is nearly full-credits to the ingenious Kayla at theoriginaldish.com. My first sampling of it was so epic that my boyfriend and I made it again a few nights later. Like any cooking reenactment, we ad libbed on the ingredients. The end result was something that fit our palates and the ordinary rotation ofContinue reading “Toasted cabbage noodles with caraway & dill yogurt sauce”

Why San Francisco is one of the greatest cities in the U.S.

It’s the city of sunshine, Teslas, and billboards that scream of tech. My first time in San Francisco was in 2016 with my family. We tacked on a few days at Lake Tahoe, which was an event in itself. From that point on, I knew the region would call me back. Why? It’s breathtaking. TheContinue reading “Why San Francisco is one of the greatest cities in the U.S.”