Spirit Airlines: You Fail Repeatedly

Why do companies like Spirit Airlines always think they can sweet talk you into a Direct Message chat so they can privately blow you off?  I’ve only had one company to actually assist me after asking if they can “resolve this matter by talking in DM.”  That company is known for great customer service and […]

Nomadic Minimalism: Feeling More Fulfilled With Less

Nomadic Minimalism Nomadic minimalism is different from simply being a minimalist.  As a nomadic minimalist, you’re ridding yourself of the literal and figurative baggage so you can move around the world as you please. Imagine yourself with less.  Less things, less stress, less feeling like you need to acquire what you don’t really need and […]

Brand Adjustment – Name Change Announcement

Hello Family, Friends, Subbies, Business Partners and Fellow Wanderlusting Foodies, I am so excited to announce my brand’s name change from Soul Epicure to Wanderlusting Foodie.  As some of you know, I began my blog in 2008 using the name Southern Epicure which was later changed to Soul Epicure because my content was more than […]

Flying While Fat – 5 Reasons It Can Be Awesome – Soul Epicure

Flying while fat isn’t so bad when you really think about it.  Recently, I moved from Florida, USA to Colombia, South America and noted a few wonderful things about flying while fat that I hadn’t noticed before (watch my last day in America here).  I would love to lose some weight and I am sure that […]

My Sick Love Affair With Food – Soul Epicure

My sick love affair with food is strong. The bond between me and unhealthy food is unbreakable and unequivocal. Don’t get me wrong, I have actually been seen around town hanging out with healthy food before, but make no mistake about it; unhealthy food is bae and we have been and probably always will be in each […]

Move Abroad: Five Reasons I Decided To Go – Soul Epicure

There are five reasons I decided to go and move abroad.  Sometimes the magnitude of my decision engulfs me.  Not like the loving arms of a mother, but rather like a dark, careless smoke from a wild, careless fire.  Every time I get that feeling I quickly will myself to think of other things, things […]

6 Things To Do When Wanderlust is High But Travel Budget is Low

We were not all born with a silver spoon in our mouths.  That would actually be a horrible fate; a newborn could choke on one of those things.  But I digress.  Some of us have to work fulltime jobs until we can figure out how to break free of the humdrumness of our daily, makeshift […]

6 Things Fearless BBWs Wish the Travel Industry Knew

We are not moo moo wearing, skirted bathing suit dawning, fashion-less homebodies sitting around waiting on weight to miraculously fall from our thighs before we enjoy ourselves. We live! We are alive! We travel people!!

Café Beignet Review – New Orleans

My trip to New Orleans led to a Café Beignet review.  While in New Orleans, do as the New Orleanians do.  So off to find a good beignet and café au lait I went.  Several places suggested to me but Café du Monde was busy with people lining the sidewalk in 100° weather.  Café Beignet […]

Egg and Scampi with Shrimp

I love eggs and this quick-cooking superfood is full of protein, healthy and so delicious. No long, wordy posts full of soliloquy-like ramblings this time.