Monticello’s Heritage Harvest Festival

September 15, 2015
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We were invited to go to Monticello’s 9th Annual Heritage Harvest Festival this weekend. I’ve been invited several times in the past but have always had a scheduling conflict, so I was thrilled to go for the first time! Friday night there was an opening keynote and reception at the Paramount Theater downtown. The speakers were […]

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When Country Comes To Town

August 28, 2015
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^^Outside playing in our gorgeous late-summer weather! I have a group of friends who love country music, and we jump at any chance to go to a concert. Wednesday night Cole Swindell was here, so we put on lots of eyeliner and our boots and made a ladies night out of it. Lyns and I […]

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Brunch At The Oakhurst Inn

August 25, 2015
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After a delicious first visit, the Oakhurst Inn invited me back in for bunch last week! This little farm-to-table cafe is a hidden gem on the corner of Jefferson Park Avenue (called JPA ’round here!). Two of my girlfriends joined me for brunch on the last day of summer camp for the older kids. One of […]

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Cville Food Scene Updates

August 14, 2015
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I’ve been to two new restaurants lately – both were so delicious! Here are the recaps. First up is Moe’s Original BBQ. Just over 6 weeks old, this new BBQ restaurant exceeded all expectations. We were invited in for dinner in exchange for a blog post. We met owners Ashleigh and Mike over dinner. They are super […]

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Honey, I’m Good.

July 8, 2015
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Morning!!! I am noshing on this delicious breakfast – fried egg, a small slice of blueberry-peach swirl toast and the first of the extra flavorful summer berries! + OJ on the side! We are integrating back into East Coast life – Mazen is actually still asleep. My body clock is slowly adjusting back, but his shows no sign […]

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An Afternoon At DuCard Vineyards

June 29, 2015
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As I mentioned in my weekend post, we were invited out to DuCard Vineyards on Sunday afternoon for a special food and wine pairing. DuCard is about an hour north of Cville, nestled right into the mountains. On the drive there you can’t imagine a vineyard and winery at the end of the rainbow, but […]

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In Vino Veritas

June 3, 2015
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We had such an amazing anniversary at The Farmhouse at Veritas last night! Matt and I had talked about spending a night away for our anniversary, but we just never got our act together. Then last week Sarah offered to host Mazen for a sleepover, and at the last minute we found an open room at Veritas. […]

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