The Seasoned Traveler

Recipes and remedies using herbs, spices, and other natural ingredients from the world's pantry


Celebration: Ice in Paradise, Happy 50th, Award Time

IMG_5867Time to celebrate. I’ve made “Yakh Dar Behesht,” Persian for “Ice in Paradise,” using a recipe from the amazing Fae. Look at these delicate beauties! That is enough reason for celebration. Continue reading


The Shine On Award

shine-on-awardThis week I received the lovely news that The Novice Gardener named me among 14 other bloggers to receive the “Shine On” award. What an honor to be recognized by such an inspiring fellow blogger! If you aren’t familiar with her amazing blog, check it out here (and take a look at this stunning cake).

To accept the award, I have two tasks at hand. First up, to share seven random, interesting things about myself Continue reading