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  • Catahoula Hotel, New Orleans

    If you have 36 hours in New Orleans… Part Deux

    I am fortunate to spend about third of my time in New Orleans, LA, also known as The Big Easy. Three years ago, I shared my favorite places to eat, sightsee, and shop, if…

    September 19, 2016
  • Geneva

    Places to visit, eat, and play in Geneva

    I am often asked for recommendations about places to visit, eat, play in Geneva. This despite the fact that I left when I was 17, and that when I go back every quarter, being a creature…

    July 16, 2015
  • Wisdom from my grandmother

    My Mom once told me that when you cry, you are crying for yourself, never for someone else. I have been reminded of this over the last week as I have shed many tears…

    December 17, 2014
  • Traveling in beauty and style

    I have tallied my airlines miles so far this year, and have already crossed the 100,000 mile marker. This much travel can take its toll on anyone and everyone… on mind and soul and…

    November 18, 2014
  • Disco will never die…

    A few weeks ago I got a call from a beloved New Orleanian, Anais St. John, a seductive, talented Jazz vocalist who I first heard singing at the Windsor Court bar (I remember a…

    August 30, 2014
  • Being Swiss… on Swiss National Day

    Today is Friday, August 1. Other than the fact that it is Friday, that we can say TGIF, what, might you ask is there to celebrate. Well, two things. First, August 1 is Swiss…

    August 1, 2014
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