My name is Kristi, I’m a Florida native, and I’ve eaten my way through 64 countries so far.

Kristi aka Necessary Indulgences

I believe that the best way to learn about a city and its culture is through the local cuisine, so you’ll find many of those travel experiences on here.

You’ll also find many of my home-cooked meals and my love for the Big Green Egg:

BGE - Bertus Basson

My husband John is my official food taster and travel partner.

The Great Wall of China

Together, we will share with you all the things we love and believe to be Necessary Indulgences!

Table Mountain

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