Oranges, Olives and White Linens

Do you ever feel like some things are just meant to be?  Sometimes, not having a plan can lead to the most wonderful and unexpected experience…  While exploring the area around Tolo, we came upon this hidden oasis set in the center of an orange plantation. Something about the sign just made us pull over and walk down this…

Lost in Athens

This is the beginning of a Zesty Travel Adventure… It was mid April and Savannah didn’t have to report to Oglethorpe University until end of July.  Meanwhile, Charlotte had been busy with her Homeschooling curriculum and had completed all of her 7th grade studies and much of the required 8th grade subjects, so she was slightly ahead and a…

Sea Bass and Greens

Today’s post is really a story…A story of a place to getaway or escape the hustle and bustle.  A little Greek fishing village on the waters of the Gulf of Corinth called Spilia.  We found it by fate.  Those of you (pretty much just family and very close friends) who have my book know this place, but today…

Savannah’s Simple Baklava

As I sit here looking out my window at the snow capped mountains of Montana, I suddenly wonder what is Greece like this time of year? No, those are not my toes in the waters of Tolo,  they are Charlotte’s but that doesn’t matter.  Although our tour of Greece took place during Summer last year, we have been enjoying Savannah’s Baklava for…