October 8, 2013

That was a fun one!! We kicked off the weekend on Friday night with a babysitter and a wine tasting party at a friend’s house. Check out this pot-luck spread! I dove into that apple pie : ) The wine tasting was all wines from Rioja. We tasted a dozen varieties and my favorite was […]

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September 23, 2013

Here are some shots from two Fridays ago that never made it up when Karen went with us to Fridays After Five. On Saturday night we cooked an amazing dinner at home: steaks, caprese salads, rolls and summer salad. This past weekend hit up the farmer’s market, went to a first birthday party, visited Karen […]

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Long Weekend

September 3, 2013

We lost our longest running employee to a new adventure this month. He had worked the morning sponge and dough shift for over 2 years {and will be missed!} To keep the bread baking, Matt has had to go in at 3 am six days a week for the past 3-4 weeks as we have […]

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Weekend Out And About!

August 27, 2013

We made the most of our beautiful 80 degree weather this weekend with two fun outdoor events. I’m so sad it’s over. Friday night the weather wasn’t so nice and forced us to stay inside. Matt and I ate leftovers and sipped Manhattans once Mazen went to bed. Wild rice + Pot Luck Farm lima […]

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August 14, 2013

How was your weekend? Cold? Hot? Rainy? Full of ice cream and sprinkles and hamburgers and craft brew? Our weekend started at lunchtime on Friday when we headed over to Whole Foods for a little treat. I received a press release a few weeks ago that our store’s cheesemonger Nadjeeb Chouaf had won second place […]

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Trip To The County Fair

August 8, 2013

This post is sponsored by Volkswagen SmileDrive, powered by Google. Go for happier drives. Matt and I are always looking for more creative things to do with Mazen on the weekends, especially as he is older and more interested in his surroundings. When I got word that the Albemarle County Fair was happening this weekend, […]

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August 6, 2013

Better late than never!! We had awesome weather (what is with this summer – there isn’t a day over 85* in sight!) and went all around the town. Friday night was the First Fridays Gallery Crawl, and we went to a photography show to support our friend Bud. It has been too long since we’ve […]

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