Charlottesville

Local Food Hub: Food From Our Farms Dinner

October 15, 2014
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We have a very important organization here in Charlottesville called Local Food Hub. Since 2009, the Local Food Hub has been facilitating the distribution of fresh, local food to restaurants, schools, hospitals and more. The Hub works with over 70 farmers and producers to ensure their products make it onto tables and menus. Our former employee […]

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Craftsman Happenings

October 1, 2014
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Happy October! Best month of the year – for obvious reasons : ) We finished up September with a bang, and I have lots to share that’s been going on around Charlottesville. Just a few of the reasons why I love calling this place home! Brookville + The Craftsman Last week Matt and I were […]

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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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