This past Saturday in Norfolk, two of the first (and most established) breweries in the city both happened to be holding monumental events. The breweries are only a few minutes apart, thankfully, so we were easily able to partake in all of the festivities. Our first stop was Smartmouth Brewing to help them celebrate their … Continue reading Day of Crafts
Nothing relaxes me like spending a bit of time on the sand with the sun warming my face. The beach is my solace when I am stressed or melancholy; if I'm already feeling great, it somehow makes me even more joyous. It is where I do my best thinking, planning, dreaming ... I breathe easier … Continue reading Sun Seeker
We are a brazenly bread-loving household. And we had spoken for a long time about starting to make our own bread, for both health benefits and cost savings. My husband spear-headed the efforts, and made a loaf using our mixer and baked it in our not-so-consistent oven. Unfortunately, that inconsistency made the process very difficult. The … Continue reading Fancy Feast – Homemade Bread
And somehow, it's October. The air has definitely changed and the winds have turned, but the weather has remained absolutely gorgeous. According to the forecast, this next week will be basically rain-free and consistently in the 60's and 70's so this girl is going to take her workouts outside as much as possible. EACH OF … Continue reading Workout Week – October 2
Every season, I write a column for the online magazine, AltDaily.com. In this column I run down, in detail, the local dance events that are coming up in the next month or two. Most columns also include an interview or preview related to one of the events. Click here to read this season's edition.
While on our trip to the Outer Banks of North Carolina in August, we had the chance to go on a wild horse expedition. The northern coastal areas of North Carolina and the southern coastal area of Virginia have groups of horses that live in the wild under a protected status. The horses that are … Continue reading Wild Horses
No mug collection is complete until you have one of these ... Not a Metallica fan? Don't worry! There is a mug for you! The Brutal Kittens site has a plethora of cat-ified metal bands' goodies. Their main page shows the T-shirts, but once you find the band of your choice, you can click on … Continue reading Spotlight: Brutal Kittens Mugs