Category:  Travel

Norwood Tea Factory - Hatton, Sri Lanka

Flavors of Sri Lanka

In Ingredients, Recipes, Travel On April 8, 2013 Comments Off

Raw beauty, friendly smiles and ever so flavorful food.
Since ancient times, Ceylon, (Declared Republic of Sri Lanka in 1972), has been known as a center for spice trading. Drawing explorers from all over the world…

Beautiful 8th century Borobudur

Javanese Oxtail Soup – Sop Buntut

In Ingredients, Recipes, Travel On February 20, 2013 Comments Off

Hearty broth seasoned with cloves and nutmeg
Yogyakarta is the ancient city in the center of the island of Java, home to the infamous Borobudur, one of the greatest Buddhist monuments in the world. Our recent trip to Java would not have been complete without…

Bountiful catch of Maldivian Fish

Fishing The Waters of the Maldives

In Cooking Technique, Holidays, Recipes, Travel, Travel With Kids On October 29, 2012 Comments Off

Eating Fresh Caught Fish On A Balmy Evening On A Beach

Life on the tropical atolls of the Maldives reminded me how satisfying and simple cooking and eating outdoors can be….

Angelina's Tea Room

Child Friendly Paris

In Holidays, Travel On August 13, 2012 Comments Off

The Kids Love Paris

The Finale to our European vacation – getting our fix of buttery croissants…..

GO USA

The Unforgettable London Olympics

In 2012 Summer Olympics, News/Trends, Recipes, Travel On August 6, 2012 1 Comment

Our Tale of Two Islands

From one extreme to the next. Our family was surfing one day on sleepy Bald Head Island, NC and then catapulted…

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Asian Style – Peel And Eat Shrimp

In Cooking Technique, Recipes, Travel On July 23, 2012 Comments Off

My Spicy Take On A Southern Classic

We miss the spicy flavors of Singapore, so I couldn’t help but come up with my own take on peel and eat shrimp….

BHI 2012 Golf Cart Parade Contestants

Golf Cart Parade on Bald Head Island

In Holidays, Travel On July 6, 2012 Comments Off

A Magical Enclave Island

The only modes of transportation on the island are golf carts or bicycles, the added charm of Bald Head are the miles of unspoiled beaches…

Martha Stewart Radio 2

My App Update Makes New York Radio

In Travel On June 28, 2012 Comments Off

Exciting Week of Radio Shows in NYC

I’ve been getting the word out about my updated version of my food App, Farina’s Asian Pantry, for the iPad, as well as sharing the news about my Asian Pantry Kits…