I love when spring brings everything to life in my yard after the long, cold, dark winter.  Here are the gorgeous purple blossoms on the chives that reappears each year in my garden. Chive Photo #1.  The beginning of a bloom. Chive Photo #2.  The first petals reach up toward the sun. Chive Photo #3. […]

Our dinner at Lisboa à Noite in the Bairro Alto neighborhood of Lisbon, Portugal, was amazing!  This area of the city developed in the second half of the 15th century in response to the social and economic growth of the region.  It is known for Portuguese-inspired cuisine, especially fish and seafood, as well as an extensive […]