Do you ever talk about guts? Yes, Guts! I get it, they are complex, contribute to smelly situations, sometimes defective, but also one of the most important organs we have. Yet no one wants to discuss […]
In April 2014 I visited Ecuador and Peru. I spent a lovely ten days in Quito the capital of Ecuador and a few surrounding sites. Although it was cloudy and rainy most days, it was beautiful and full of lovely people! The city is filled with old churches and the feeling of times past. I spent most of my days wandering the streets and taking it all in. I visited local churches and museums (where I learned how certain tribes make shrunken heads) and haggled in the markets. I was there over Good Friday when a huge procession takes place and tasted a delicious fanesca soup made with dried fish. I traveled solo and had no issues, but would recommend picking up a few phrases in Spanish to help you along at the market or negotiating fares. Here are a few photos from that trip, enjoy!
Guess what was at the company potluck today? Veggie platters.. rows and rows of veggie platters. I love(d) fruits and veggies and all the dips you stick them in. You know those veggie platters with […]