Paradise

What is your piece of paradise here?

May 28, 2018Due to ministry, rarely have I had an opportunity to view the Kentucky Derby Run For The Roses, aka “The most exciting two minutes in sports.” One might quibble over one or the other heavyweight...
Historic Photos of New Orleans by Melissa Lee Smith

Historic Photos of New Orleans

Melissa Lee Smith Hardback, 2007, 204 pages Publisher: Turner Publishing Company ISBN-10: 1596524057Birthplace of jazz, home to the beignet, city of a thousand legends, New Orleans grew out of a unique b...
Brother Dege - Scorched Earth Policy

Brother Dege – Scorched Earth Policy

Brother Dege, who recently found fame for his track ‘Too Old To Die Young’, being featured in Quentin Tarantino’s ‘Django Unchained’, produces a stunning album in the form of Scorched Earth Policy.Admittedl...
Caldo verde

Caldo Verde (Portuguese Green Soup)

Ingredients:4 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1 onion, minced 1 clove garlic, minced 6 potatoes, peeled and thinly sliced 2 quarts cold water 10 ounces chorizo (or any other smocked sausage)...
Balkan Beat Box - Shout It Out

Balkan Beat Box – Shout It Out

This electic album from Balkan Beat Box is far from well within the boundaries of traditional Balkan music – as their name may suggest. Their heavy electronic basslines and wild wizardry connecting saxophone (c...
Yilian Canizares

Yilian Canizares – Invocacion

There are so many influences in this album; Cuban, Jazz, Venezuelan, Swiss, it’s hard to note from each song what track goes into which category. Indeed, they don’t. It’s all too easy these days to want to brac...
Creole Pecan pie

Creole Pecan Pie

Ingredients:4 large eggs 1cup packed dark brown sugar 1cup light corn syrup 1/3 cup unsalted butter, melted 1teaspoon vanilla 1tablespoon Bourbon 1cup pecan halves ½ cup coarsely chop...
Tulum, Mexico

Top 10 – Cheap Beach Vacations

Taking a beach vacation can be the perfect way to unwind and escape the pressure of work and home. Although many beach destinations can be expensive, there are also many that are budget-friendly. This article d...
Caribbean Houses: History, Style and Architecture by Michael Connors

Caribbean Houses: History, Style and Architecture

Michael Connors Hardcover, 2009, 272 pages Publisher: Rizzoli International Publications; 1st edition (2009) ISBN-10: 0847832139“Caribbean Houses” is a lavishly illustrated account of the development of ...
Jerry Léonide

Jerry Léonide – a nouvelle source du Jazz mauricien!

En ce Samedi 16 Décembre 2017, Jerry Léonide présente son second album – SOURCE OF THE OCEAN – au Sunset-Sunside (1) (anciennement Le Duc des Lombards), la Mecque du Jazz à Paris. Pour Jerry, même s’il est rési...