Jim Dorsey

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Food & Markets

Roasted beet Salad

Roasted beet salad is delicious and can be presented in so many creative ways. But they can be messy!

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Travel Stories

Five days in the Florida Keys

The United States has thousands of miles of roads that are tailor made for one of our most time-honored, roll-down-the-windows pastimes…the road trip. One such epic drive is Highway 1 in the Florida Keys.

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Travel Stories

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show (FLIBS). From personal watercraft to center console fishing boats, luxury trawlers and 200 foot Superyachts there was a boat to fill everyone’s needs.

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Travel Stories

Biarritz to Bayonne France

The city of Bayonne, on the meandering Adour river, is the epicenter of chocolate in France. Enjoy our Biarritz to Bayonne France travel story.

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Travel Stories

7 Northern Spain Walks

The Basque region is a walker paradise. Several short rides away from the city landed us in some extraordinary places for our 7 Northern Spain Walks

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Travel Stories

Bilbao to Elciego

A short hour and a half bus ride took us from Bilbao to Elciego. Every minute of the day was an amazing and highly recommended experience.

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Travel Destinations

Kiawah Island, South Carolina

Kiawah Island is a stunning ten-mile long island running parallel to the South Carolina coast. The island is framed by the Atlantic Ocean

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Travel Destinations

Todos Santos

Roughly 50 miles north from the overhyped, overcrowded party town of Cabo San Lucas lies the eclectic beach town of Todos Santos.

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Hotels & Resorts

The Blue Lagoon is worth it

During our 2-week adventure to the Land of Fire and Ice we were curious to to experience the Blue Lagoon, Iceland’s most visited attraction. The best way to see for ourselves was to book an overnight stay. At the end of our 2-day sojourn we left believing that the Blue Lagoon is worth it.

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Activities & Adventures

Sailing in Savannah

Anxious to get back on the water after a long absence we contacted Compass Sailing Charters on Wilmington Island and booked a Sunday afternoon sail with the affable Captain Steve Horton. Under a patchwork sky of platinum and blue we boarded the Zingara, a 38’ classic Morgan sailing yacht for an introduction to the coffee colored waters, emerald green marshes and photogenic shoreline communities of Georgia’s lowcountry.

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Food & Markets

Shell Ring Oyster Company

Andrew Carmines of Shell Ring Oyster Company strives to increase awareness of the benefits of sustainably farming these hard working and beneficial bivalves.

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Food & Markets

A visit to the sweet onion capitol of the world

A visit to the sweet onion capitol of the world reveals that under the dedicated stewardship of third generation brothers Troy and Landis, Glennville, Georgia based Bland Farms continues to build on their family’s legacy of growing the finest Vidalia® sweet onions in the country.

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Food & Markets

The spirits of the Burnt Church Distillery

Driving by one might think that a new church has been built on the edge of this vibrant community. Although it is not a house of worship it does attract a devoted following interested in an entirely different kind of spirits.

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