Take Me Home: A Road Trip Movie Gem

With season of summer road trips almost upon us, here is a movie that is a reminder of what it’s like to discover oneself and a kernel of truth about life along the open road.  “Take Me Home,” is an independent film gem that I discovered while browsing Netflix options for a Friday stay at home movie night. […]

May 11th, 2016|California, New York, Ohio, Travel, What a Trip|

Travel Pairing: Oscars and Good Food- Part 1

Along with seeking splendid donuts for a donuts to drive to magazine article I wrote in December, I recently ate my way around Ohio for an article on restaurants in Ohio that made it into the movies. Yes, Ohio does have some.

With Oscar season upon us, here is a nod to Pompilios, the setting for one […]

January 20th, 2016|Food, Ohio, Restaurants and Dining|

Doughnuts: Pleasure in a Treat Worth Driving For

Lately, I’ve been driving to doughnuts for a story I’m working on for a publication. As a person who’s generally a plain cake kind of gal—no filling, no frosting, no dusting of sugar, I’ve tried a few that could be my new love.

At Buckeye Donuts in Columbus ( 1998 N High St. 614)/291-3923), an establishment that […]

December 23rd, 2015|Food, Ohio, Restaurants and Dining, Travel, Uncategorized|