In October Patty Griffin, Kirsten’s favorite musician, was scheduled to play at the Orange Peel in Asheville, NC.
Spontaneous trips are the best. A recent one to Amelia Island included a day at the beach, saving a baby turtle from certain death, and pizza at one of my favorite places. Before driving home we made one final stop
A craving for ice cream hit Becky and me while driving on I-10. We wanted to avoid the powder based air-filled national chain ice cream and searched for something local.
Wandering through downtown Blue Ridge looking for a kid friendly place to eat dinner we ran across the local cupcakery, the Sweet Shoppe.
Northeast Tallahassee is home to one of the city’s newest bakeries, Gigi’s Cupcakes. Gigi’s was started in Nashville in 2007 by a former singer/songwriter and now has 84 shops in 23 states
The afternoon was hot and hazy as Sam and I left the diner in Murray Hill. The burger hit the spot, but with the sun blazing down and a two-hour drive ahead, I wanted something cool
Being an adult has its perks, and among them is the ability to eat ice cream for lunch. I had not packed anything for my mid-day meal, and the thought of a sandwich or sushi did not excite me.
Sometimes mornings don’t go as planned. A lengthy car service, followed by a trip to the body shop, resulted in a less than thrilling morning. Thankfully I was on vacation, and in an effort to sweeten up my day
With a belly full of oysters I strolled toward the car. My friend Joe asked if I wanted to check out Treva’s Pastries and Fine Foods. I agreed and we rolled one parking lot over towards the shop.