Lagan Boat Company Tours

“She was alright when she left here” (so she was)! Unless you’ve been living under a rock you’ll know that the famous Titanic was built and launched in Belfast, not far at all from where we live and grew up.

So off we went on a sunny Saturday with the Lagan Boat Company on their Titanic boat tour to see and hear about it!

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Carlo’s Bakery – Hoboken

We couldn’t visit NYC and not visit the famous Carlo’s Bakery.  I spent most of my nine months maternity leave in my pj’s watching Buddy ‘The Cake Boss’ Valestro make life size, life like cakes.  I wasn’t missing the opportunity to sample that sweet pound cake in person.

There are a few Carlo’s bakeries in New York, but as the saying goes if you’re going to do it, do it right! So only the original shop in Hoboken, New Jersey would do! Continue reading “Carlo’s Bakery – Hoboken”