Nashville is a music and food lover’s paradise and that is all there is to it. We majorly packed it in for 3 days and I think we did some justice to our short window – here’s a few of the delicious and festive spots we hit: EAT!! (Yes we ate all this in three … More Nashville: A Long Weekend in Music City
Between us, my husband and I have been to all ends of the earth and almost every continent (Antarctica here we come!), but somehow neither of us had ever visited the Grand Canyon almost in our own back yard. Why? Honestly I was sort of avoiding it, thinking it was going to be majorly overcrowded, touristy and underwhelming. Well, … More Grand Canyon and Beyond: Great Family Destinations in Northern Arizona
This summer instead of breaking out our passports and brushing up on our garbled Spangitalian, we decided that the most exotic destination for our 8 and 9 year olds would be…drumroll – New York City! I am a former but not fully recovered New Yorker, and was pining for a long overdue fix of the … More To Market: New York City
Ahh wine country in the summer. Not a bad spot to escape from the rat race for a few days, and for me it’s especially nice that I don’t even have to get on a plane! Here are a few of our regular stops around here: * Wine tasting of course is the main … More Unwinding upvalley (Napa that is)
We zip through Napa Valley, sunroof wide open, as the highway narrows to a smooth two lanes, bypassing the toniest wineries, the Oakwood grocery, the subtle turnoff to Yountville (hi French Laundry!), wave to the passing wine train!, slow to a crawl through sweet fancy St. Helena, then off again past the imposing CIA at Greystone … More Hello Calistoga!