I found this recipe years ago after numerous Pinterest clicks, and it’s been a hit ever since. It’s hard to categorize this because it isn’t your standard dessert, but it’s definitely a sweet treat. However, the question of appetizer or dessert has never stopped the bowl from being empty. Seriously, either everybody loves this or… Continue reading Cookie Dough Dip
Happy Labor Day! But also, college football is back!! September 1st fully felt like Fall, with the temperature maxing out in the mid-60s. We took full advantage of the weather, and spent most of the morning outside. Saturday took a turn, with rain all day. But we kicked off the morning with College GameDay. If… Continue reading It’s back!
Clemyjontri Park is an all abilities park that opened in McLean in 2006. It was named by combining the names of the benefactor’s four children. It consists of four areas, non-skid surfaces, educational learning games, a carousel, a liberty swing, and picnic areas. Every kid can easily find something to love. John definitely enjoyed the… Continue reading Clemyjontri Park
On Saturday, we ventured into the country (aka the start of a commute for some people around here) and had brunch at Faith Like a Mustard Seed Farm. In addition to the actual working farm, there is a B&B, an events barn, and the Farm Store that serves brunch. We spent some time exploring while… Continue reading Faith Like a Mustard Seed Farm
Labor Day weekend is already around the corner and there’s plenty of warm weather still to come in Virginia. This chicken salad would be great for a picnic, party, or the upcoming football weekends! I remember my grandmother making this growing up, but there has been some tweaking along the way. It is very simple… Continue reading Chicken Salad
Yes, I know that’s a cow, but work with me. John and I went to visit my sister for a few days this week, as a little change in pace from her normal drive to Northern Virginia. My niece recently turned six months, so I attempted some family pictures while John ran amuck and distracted… Continue reading Sweating like a Pig
I recently helped my sister throw a bridal luncheon for her best friend, Mandy, who has been in my life for about the past 15 years. All three of us watched, quoted, and loved Gilmore Girls to one degree or another. I was excited for the chance to throw a Gilmore Girls luncheon, but this… Continue reading Gilmore Girls Party