Last year at this time i was headed to New Orleans and one of the things i like to do in New Orleans is eat and here are some of the foods i was anticipating and managed to eat most . from beignets to gumbo to jambalaya,red beans and rice and sausage and barbecued shrimp […]
Eating my way around the world one country at a time.. I have adventured around the world and one does not do it on an empty stomach although in my distant hippie past there were those times. One of the reasons i travel is food. I celebrate food and love to discover something i never […]
Road Trips The best road trips are on the West Coast of America where i live and East to Arizona and New Mexico . I have travelled these roads many times over 45 years starting when i was 15,16 and i never tire of it. The first time was in 1970 when i hitchhiked from […]
just spoke to Dad who at 91 is just back from his New Orleans trip.He said it was fantastic ! They stayed at the W hotel in the French Quarter and ate at very fine dining places like Emirill’s new place and he had the gumbo and jambalaya and the beignets and chicory coffee at […]
Happy Birthday Jeremy !!!! At my favorite New Orleans Cafe called the Hummingbird in Fairfax a little hippie town in Marin County with my son Jeremy Lipsin..This was a birthday lunch for Jeremy who really enjoyed the food…All this from the kid i taught to use a spoon. Mikey likes it !! (i had to explain […]
JEAN LAFITTE THE JEWISH PIRATE #jewishpirates The Buccaneer starring Yul Bryner is a favorite movie that my father and i would watch together when i was a. boy. We shared a love to this day for movies of action and pirates and this ranks up there. We both love history and when i traveled all through […]
Some of the New Orleans food i am looking forward to eating.I love the mix of Creole and Cajun and French and Spanish and African and Native American that comes out in the food . We got gumbo,crawfish etoufee,beignets ,muffuletta’s and po boys and red beans and rice !