On Today’s Date in the Past: Kiss Me Çay, Turkish Tea One Thing, Three Ways:  Grand Bazaar Istanbul

Have I seriously not shared a cat photo since this one from Istanbul?  Then clearly, I’m overdue! This beautiful girl, Thea, is one of our foster kittens.  She and her three litter mates were very timid when they came to us, but they have slowly opened up and are quite the little loves.  I’m so […]

After a business trip that took me to Amsterdam, Paris, Istanbul, Dubai, Milan, and Lisbon, the final destination is Frankfurt, Germany.  Here is a what a walk along the Main River looks like on a chilly, overcast Saturday morning in January. On Today’s Date in the Past: Studio Shoot:  Rose Dark Chocolate Pistachio Toffee = […]

The weekend we were in Istanbul, protesters clashed with Turkish police right around the corner from our hotel. According to several new reports, the protests were due to newly enacted laws restricting Internet usage. I don’t know the history of the current government or the new laws.  I can’t possibly understand what it’s like to live […]

The Bosphorus Bridge spans the continents of Europe and Asia, linking the two halves of Istanbul.  This is a view between the two continents from the Bosphorus Straight. On Today’s Date in the Past: Peephole to Potential Sooooooo Ready for Spring! You Might Also Enjoy: Other Istanbul Posts Other Water Posts