A night in New Orleans, with zydeco, absinthe drips and great food, tests a vegetarian’s resolve. … More Slip Sliding Away from Vegetarianism
The second in a series about our travels in Southeast Asia, and the slow boat down the Mekong River.
… More That Time We Stayed in a Thai Border Town Prison: Part 2
Iguana’s Mexican Street Cafe in La Crosse, Wisconsin, serves the area’s best authentic Mexican food. … More Iguana’s Mexican Street Cafe, Authentic Mexican Food in La Crosse
One of the things I miss most about living in New York is the authentic New York bagel. Around here in La Crosse, we are subject to some anemic-looking gummy things that come in a plastic sack from the grocery store and masquerade as bagels. I miss Murray’s. So on a recent Saturday, I decided … More Getting My Fix: Making Bagels
La Crosse, Wisconsin is a unique and beautiful place. You might be from La Crosse if… You’ve ever worn lederhosen non-ironically. Sixty degrees in September requires a sweater. Sixty degrees in March requires flip flops and a tee. You’re still mourning the widening of West Avenue, due to the loss of Mr. D’s. (Oh, what … More You Might Be From La Crosse If…
A weekend getaway on Amtrak takes travelers from La Crosse, Wisconsin to Red Wing, Minnesota and the historic St. James Hotel. … More Amtrak Getaway to the St. James Hotel in Red Wing, Minnesota