Charlottesville

Heritage Harvest Festival At Monticello

September 16, 2014
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This past weekend was the 8th Annual Heritage Harvest Festival at Monticello. For the third year in a row I’ve had a major conflict meaning I couldn’t attend the actual festival (giving birth, Mazen’s first birthday and this year, a wedding), but I had the honor of attending a preview event on Thursday night. The […]

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Evenings Supper Club II

July 22, 2014
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After my first dinner with Evenings Supper Club I knew I had to take Matt back on a date night. These kind of events are right up our alley….er, garage! Karen came over to play with Mazen and sent us out on the town. (Sidenote: Karen went to one of the dinners by herself and […]

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Date Night: Red Pump Kitchen + Alley Light

July 9, 2014
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When my parents were here last week on the tail end of our reunion trip, they sent Matt and me out on another date night! We can’t complain : ) We have two new restaurants we have been wanting to try downtown: Red Pump Kitchen and Three Penny Café. While it’s fun to have two […]

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Date Night

June 20, 2014
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We have such a win-win situation here when my parents visit: they love getting to take charge of the little guy and we love getting away on a date! On Tuesday we dressed up and hit the downtown mall. The dress I wore is from Stitch Fix! With my height I’m not usually able to […]

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Evenings Supper Club

May 30, 2014
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Last Thursday night I had the honor of being a guest at the inaugural Evenings Supper Club. Evenings is the creation of local chef Bryan Kelly and his wife Melissa. Dinner was held in The Garage, a Cville landmark and mini venue used for art galleries, music and more. They did an amazing job dressing […]

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Hill & Holler At Bellair Farm

May 6, 2014
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As promised, here is my recap of the lovely Hill & Holler dinner we attended on Sunday night! This was my third H&H dinner, the first was at Old Met downtown and the second at Meriwether Vineyards for Cider Week. Sunday’s dinner at held at Bellair Farm, and I think it has been my favorite […]

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The Scout Guide

May 2, 2014
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On Wednesday night I had the opportunity to attend the launch party for volume six of The Scout Guide Charlottesville. The Scout Guide turns traditional advertising upside down and features a collection of local businesses in creative and beautiful ways. Rather than lists of addresses and phone numbers, The Scout Guide introduces people to a […]

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