Celebrate Food Day!

October 21, 2014
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I care about real food. I’m sure you do too. Did you know that this Friday, October 24 is Food Day? Food Day is on a mission to inspire Americans to change their diets for the better and improve our food policies. Created by the nonprofit Center for Science in the Public Interest, Food Day […]

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Weekend

October 20, 2014
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We had the most beautiful weekend!! Brilliant blue skies, colorful falling leaves and perfect warm-but-jeans-friendly temps. (Also, look at our kale garden exploding in the background!) I changed my beachy tablescape to a more spooky setup. Loving the change! The plate in the middle is owl shaped : ) Friday night we had the neighbors […]

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New Finds

October 17, 2014
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It’s been forever since I’ve done a New Finds post! I’ve been keeping a list of things to write about – so it’s a long one! Beach Town Posters I read about Beach Town Posters in one of my magazines – I think it was Coastal Living – and knew they would be the perfect […]

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What’s UP?!

October 16, 2014
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This post is sponsored by Jawbone. Rewind back a few weeks when I set some goals inspired by my new Jawbone UP. Those goals were to: But most of all, I wanted the Jawbone to act as a reminder that it’s the everyday moments that add up to good health. So how’d I do? I […]

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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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Shrimp Pasta With Butternut Squash Sauce

October 14, 2014
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This post is sponsored by The Shrimp Council As autumn settles in, comfort foods are suddenly on the mind. And I’m starting to crave all things orange! To satisfy both cravings, I had a pasta party featuring this shrimp pasta with a smoky, cheesy butternut squash sauce. This recipe is not super heavy – there […]

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Weekend.

October 13, 2014
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Our weekend actually began on Thursday night with dinner at Burton’s Grill. Burton’s asked if we’d like dinner on the house in exchange for a recap of our meal. Of course, I said, of course!  I have to be totally honest and say that we had debated going to Burton’s before but thought it would […]

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