Travel

Reunion Weekend

July 1, 2014
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We spent the weekend in Greentown, Pennsylvania at our family reunion! My grandmother, Vivian, my dad’s mother, was one of 6 siblings. My grandmother passed away a few years ago, and now only one of the siblings is still with us, Aunt Byrnece. Forty of us gathered at Aunt Carol’s house for our first official […]

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Anniversary Trip To Old Town Alexandria

June 4, 2014
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This weekend was a big one: we celebrated 7 years of marriage (12 years in love!) and took our first couple’s trip away from our darling toddler. We’ve both traveled away from Mazen individually, but this was our first time leaving him in someone else’s care. My friend Sarah and Mazen’s BFF Sylvia took care […]

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A Weekend In Miami With Microsoft and Nokia

May 20, 2014
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As you may have sensed from Instagram, I spent this past weekend in Miami capturing a weekend of adventure through the new Nokia Lumia 1020 phone. The Nokia Lumia 1020 is part smartphone and part camera, and the lenses (yes, plural) are above and beyond your typical phone grade camera. It has 41 megapixels and […]

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Great Harvest Convention: The Food

March 18, 2014
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When we last spoke I shared all of our warm weather fun. But it wouldn’t be KERF without the food! Our first morning at the resort we went to the pricey Sunday brunch. We arrived on the late side because of Daylight Saving Time so it made for the perfect two-for-one meal. I piled my […]

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Great Harvest Convention: The Fun

March 14, 2014
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We just returned from our fourth (Matt’s fifth) Great Harvest Convention, the annual get-together of the bakery owners. This year we returned to the beautiful Marriott on Marco Island – a repeat location of our first convention. The years in between we went to San Diego and Tucson, and next year’s convention will be in […]

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Eat, Drink, Mardi Gras

February 25, 2014
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My weekend took me far away from Charlottesville…and my sweet baby boy! This was my first time leaving Mazen overnight, so it was a bittersweet trip. I haven’t left him before not because I didn’t want to but because the right opportunity hadn’t come up. I was invited on a trip to Europe last summer […]

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Key West Food!

February 19, 2014
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Boy oh boy did we eat well in Key West! I think I had mojitos for breakfast, lunch and dinner : ) And ice cream every night! Here were some of the meals we enjoyed with links to the restaurants if you are ever in the area. There were so many other places we didn’t […]

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