What to do with your produce when you go on vacation (don’t throw it away!)

Summer is the time for an abundance of fresh vegetables, maybe a farm share, or a kitchen garden. But summer is also time for traveling. These are two of my favorite things, but unfortunately the two do not mix. Keeping a garden requires daily watering, occasionally weeding, and regular attention. A farm share needs to … More What to do with your produce when you go on vacation (don’t throw it away!)

New Books: The Azores Travel Guide …& my Master’s Thesis

Hey Everyone! You might have noticed that I added a BOOKS section to Rise & Brine. This is where you’ll find my two new ebooks [and all my future ebooks!]. Ebooks are a great way to find and access all the relevant information on a topic in one convenient place. My Azores traveler’s guide, below, … More New Books: The Azores Travel Guide …& my Master’s Thesis

Packing for Hawaii

As we get ready for our Honeymoon to Kauai and Maui, the travel bug is really kicking in.  It’s been a while since we really got lost and explored a new corner of the world and it’s beyond time to get back out there. It’s going to be difficult to beat our Azores adventure last … More Packing for Hawaii

Azores Part 4: What to wear in the Azores

Download my new book, Sao Miguel, the Azores: A Traveler’s Guide for the complete guide to the Azores, including more about what to wear, hiking and swimming, Azores eats, and getting around. Why an ebook? Ebooks are a great way to find and access all the relevant information on a topic in one convenient place. My Azores traveler’s … More Azores Part 4: What to wear in the Azores