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A behind-the-scene look at “Family Ingredients”

By On June 22, 2016

“This is our first soba encounter!” That’s how we started the first morning of shooting “Family Ingredients” in the first soba shop in Okinawa last April. Chef Ed Kenney, the playful host… Read More


#CatTravels: A day in Wellington

By On April 22, 2016

It may seem odd that we had only planned to spend one full day in Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand. But let me explain. I had a hard enough time… Read More


#CatTravels: My fishing tale at Taupō

By On April 21, 2016

When I first started planning this trip to New Zealand, one of the only things my husband wanted to do was fish. To say he’s an avid fisherman would be downplaying his… Read More


#CatTravels: Last surf before heading to Taupō

By On April 19, 2016

You can’t leave Raglan without surfing. So on our last morning in this laid-back surf town, we hiked down to Ngarunui Beach and waited for the Raglan Surfing School to show up.… Read More


#CatTravels: From wine to waves

By On April 16, 2016

There was really only one thing I wanted to do in New Zealand: surf. Well, that and pet an alpaca, but that was about it. So since I did the vast majority… Read More