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Kentucky Road Trip: A Thoroughbread Yearling Sale and KFC’s Birthplace

What is Kentucky famous for?  Being from Indonesia, I’m going to state the obvious: KFC!  And what else?  Well, a few more things come to mind: bourbon, Mammoth Cave National Park, and the Kentucky Derby.  While Johnny and I have yet to tour the distilleries and descend into the caves, during our fifth-year wedding anniversary Canada-US … Continue reading

Accidental Tourists in Buffalo, NY

Crazy ideas can sometimes lead to fun adventures, such as that time last year when Johnny and I decided to buy an electric hybrid car 900 miles away from home.  I guess that only shows that we are willing to do anything to get what we want, right?  New York is one of a handful … Continue reading

Bourbon Peach Cobbler

Last weekend Johnny and his dad attended our cousin Tim’s retirement ceremony from the Air Force.  It was held in Warner Robbins, just south of Macon, GA.  On their way home, they stopped by the town of Fort Valley so that Johnny could show his dad around Lane Southern Orchards.  Two years ago, Johnny and I … Continue reading

How fun it is to pop a klepon!

In June of 2011, Aunt Yeni and Uncle Yopi came to visit from Sydney, Australia.  Aunt Yeni is an expert when it comes to baking.  So we used this rare opportunity to have her teach Johnny how to make klepon, Johnny’s favorite Indonesian dessert. Making klepon is not as easy as it looks. It definitely … Continue reading