Travel · virginia

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Madison VA

Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Madison VAI had the pleasure of traveling to Madison VA earlier in the month and let me tell you, it is a wine lovers dream! One of the great things about this Small Town Travel Series is that I've gotten to work with so many great local… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: Things to do in Madison VA

Kentucky · Travel

Louisville Weekend Guide | Bed & Breakfast + Itinerary

Louisville Weekend Guide When I chose Louisville as one of my destinations, I had a lot of people ask me... why Kentucky? What is there to do there? Um, well let me be the first to tell you... TONS! I spent 3 nights exploring the Louisville area and we went non-stop the entire time. So… Continue reading Louisville Weekend Guide | Bed & Breakfast + Itinerary

Travel · virginia · Wine Festivals

Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival

I was invited to attend and showcase Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival last weekend, and boy was it an experience! I’ve never seen so many lines of people waiting to get their hands on freshly-cooked fried chicken… and it was worth the wait! On this trip, I simply went up for the day in order… Continue reading Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival

north carolina · Travel

Ideas for a Coastal Getaway in North Carolina | The Crystal Coast

The Crystal Coast Ideas for a Coastal Getaway in North Carolina I had the absolute pleasure of working with The Crystal Coast of North Carolina and experiencing a large part of what makes the area known as "North Carolina's Gem." The Crystal Coast includes Atlantic Beach, Beaufort, Emerald Isle, Pine Knoll Shores, Morehead City, and… Continue reading Ideas for a Coastal Getaway in North Carolina | The Crystal Coast

virginia · Wine · Wine Festivals

The VA Beach Neptune Festival | Upcoming 2018 Summer Events

The Legend of King Neptune: According to legend, Neptune was a Roman God who ruled the seas. He carried his trident and was pulled by a team of dolphins, calming the sea along the way. Each year, the Neptune Festival selects members of the VA Beach community to play the part of Neptune and his… Continue reading The VA Beach Neptune Festival | Upcoming 2018 Summer Events

north carolina · Travel · Wine · Wine Festivals

Hillsborough, NC | Weaver Street Market Wine Show

Hillsborough, NC Hillsborough, NC is an adorable small town with tons of great restaurants! It is right outside of Durham, NC and not too far from Raleigh! Weaver Street Market Wine Show: The Weaver Street Market is a Co-Op styled grocery store and eatery in Hillsborough, NC. They sell farm fresh, local produce, meats, house-holds,… Continue reading Hillsborough, NC | Weaver Street Market Wine Show

Wine · Wine Festivals

List of 2018 Wine Festivals in VA and NC

2018 Wine Festivals in VA & NC: One of the things that I love about where I live is the amount of Wine Festivals that we have in our general vicinity! Here is a comprehensive list (well - the one's that I have my eye on anyway) of all of the 2018 Wine Festivals in VA… Continue reading List of 2018 Wine Festivals in VA and NC

Travel · Wine · Wine Festivals

International Wine Festival / Taubman Museum of Art

We attended the International Wine Festival held at the Taubman Museum of Art in downtown Roanoke, VA. This international wine festival was a wine festival in a class of it's own. They had over 30 excellent wines and stunning hors d'oeuvres. Having a wine festival in an art museum was an excellent idea and a… Continue reading International Wine Festival / Taubman Museum of Art