A Tour of Israel

“It is well within my soul” This well known hymn was penned by a gifted Aussie named Horatio Spafford.  Our Shoresh Tour guide David masterfully sprinkled us with tidbits of info that only a local would know.  As we drove to our hotel from the Ben Gurion Airport we were told;  “Horatio is also credited…

In a Twinkle

Oh how I can fly … I am here to testify To lift His glorious name on high! He rescued my soul He erased my sin He gave me new life ‘in Him’ No longer crawling or begging As the apple of His eye He twinkled and fed a hungry caterpillar Transformed me to fly…

The History of Tea

“May I have a word?” Is a question the English asked whenever a response was needed; when an enlightenment was forthcoming; when a warning was necessary;  when one’s idea was politely given.  Indeed this attention arresting question was rather a civilized way to invoke a time to meet, a time for tea.  In Mexico today…

Burger Time

The sun is out and the BBQ is hot! No bun, no problem! Season 4 ANGUS BEEF patties with Montreal Steak Seasoning, then swipe across each patti with “Baby Back Rib” barbecue sauce. Grill to your perfected taste and serve with lettuce, tomato, grated cheddar cheese, and avocado. Stir fry some onions rings to cinch…

Staycation Chapala

With a new owner this local Hotel was built in 2019 and it offers spectacular views and a full Spa! All rooms have air conditioning, WIFI, cable TV, desk, safe, hair dryer, free local calls. The hotel offers a washer and dryer which makes it convenient to pack light! There are 3 mineral baths, two…