Central Coast Adventure

Greetings Everyone, Gourmet Girl Gail here. Recently, I took my Roadtrek 190 Versatile (“Gone with the Wind”) up to San Simeon State Park. She was swaying on the road quite a bit, and I’m not sure why. I’m having new shocks put in next week, so hopefully that’ll help. In the meantime, I’m holed up […]

Upper Feelings in Lower Sequoia

Hi All, Lindsey here. I’m stepping in for Mom (Gourmet Girl Denise) with this week’s blog post while she gets settled into her house in the Loire Valley. Bon chance avec votre déménagement! It was 10am on the Friday before a holiday weekend when my good friend Maryann (see her awesome Bloody Maryann recipe in […]

the Medieval Kitchen: Part deux

Hello, fellow food aficionados and gourmet campers! Gourmet Girl Denise here again from the beautiful Loire River Valley in France. I can’t believe that in September I will have been living here for one year. It has been a real whirlwind, what with buying my house and all of the renovations I am currently involved in. […]

Jalama Beach, California

Dear Friends and Fellow Campers, My latest news is that I’m taking up RVing in my recently purchased Roadtrek 190 Versatile! My maiden voyage was to Jalama Beach, about an hour and a half north of Santa Barbara. Its rather remote location makes it an ideal place for campers, surfers, and at certain times of […]

The Medieval Kitchen

Hello, Gourmet Campers and Friends! This week I had the pleasure of visiting a few outstanding chateaux here in the Loire River Valley, France with visitors from Santa Barbara, California. I have been to Villandry and Chenonceau before, but each time I visit is like seeing it for the first time. There is so much […]

Bass Lake with Sisters on the Fly!

Hello Everyone, We apologize for our absence last month. Life happens! But we hope you had a great Memorial Day weekend. Summer fun has officially begun, and the Gourmet Girls trust you have some wonderful plans this season! I’ve written about Sisters on the Fly before. Now over 10,000 women strong, it’s the largest women’s […]

Château de Saumur

Hello, fellow campers, foodies, and lovers of travel! Gourmet Girl Denise here from the Loire River Valley. This past weekend I took Antonio, a lovely man who came to me via ‘Workaway’ (more about this later), to help me with my house renovations on a beautiful drive to the town of Saumur. Saumur is just […]