Today is National Pancake Day!

When it comes to ordering breakfast I almost always order blueberry pancakes.  However, on one of our first trips to Hawaii, I decided to try something new and tried macadamia nut  pancakes.  I was hooked and tried to order these whenever they were available on the menu. At a recent trip to Oahu, I ordered the macadamia… Continue reading Today is National Pancake Day!

Caribbean Travel Do’s and Don’ts

Do’s Pack lightweight clothing: cotton is best. Bring sun protection, and apply frequently.  Wear sunglasses and a hat. Many islands will accept US dollars.  However, it’s always a good idea to have at least some cash in the local currency for smaller purchases and tips Pack a universal converter and adapter. Visit the Caribbean from… Continue reading Caribbean Travel Do’s and Don’ts

Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa

We have been fortunate enough to travel to Hawaii 13 times over the last 21 years.  Eight of those trips included a visit to Kauai and only once did we not stay at the Grand Hyatt.  We cheated one time and stayed up North at the St. Regis Princeville Resort. The first time we stayed was for our honeymoon.  The hotel… Continue reading Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort and Spa

Disney Dining Review – Le Cellier Steakhouse

We have been lucky enough to go to Disney World 13 times and we have eaten at Le Cellier Steakhouse 7 of those times. Every visit has been great if not outstanding. From the service, to the ambiance, to the food and drink, it’s why we come back time and time again. The interior is… Continue reading Disney Dining Review – Le Cellier Steakhouse

Today is National Pierogi Day!

I’m mostly Polish, my maiden name is Kowal.  Growing up, my parents made pierogi the way their families made them, mostly with farmers cheese and potato, boiled then pan-fried in butter.  (Sorry, I don’t have the recipe as I never requested it as it’s too much work.)  They were always made for Christmas, and they… Continue reading Today is National Pierogi Day!