• Magnificent Switzerland

    Visiting Switzerland is an experience, with stunning Alpine peaks and gentle valleys, charming villages, and historical architecture. The country is the home of many beautiful medieval castles, which are maintained in perfect…

  • What’s in a Name?

    Our names are part of what defines us. A name can reveal your country of origin, a favorite flower, a family name passed down through the generations, or created anew. Some people…

  • Japan

    Everything about Japan is fascinating. A visit to the country is among the best travel experiences, as the people are gracious, warm, and polite, and the cities safe and clean.  Japanese Food…

  • Comfort Food

    Every culture has its comfort foods. In the USA, our comfort foods vary from region to region. If you live in Los Angeles, a cheeseburger may top your list, or you want…

  • Egypt, Where History Lives

    Egypt was once the home of a large and complex civilization, an advanced culture, flourishing from 6000 BC to 30 BC. The accomplishments of the culture are evident in the pyramids, incredible…

  • Winter Celebrations Around the World

    The winter season is celebrated in every culture. The dark winter days give us time to relax, stay warm, and spend time with friends and family. We are familiar with many winter…

  • Ariel Emrani

    A Sleepy Day with Frankie

    Some people think French bulldogs are lazy – that’s not quite true. Frankie enjoys his sleep and spends many hours each day day napping or deep in sleep. French bulldogs need a…

  • Exercise…. Love it or Hate it

    Exercise is easy when it just happens, such as when you are hiking a glorious mountain trail, walking through the park, dancing, or swimming. More focused traditional exercise, performed indoors, is a…