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Nash-Ville Nash-Ville, My Kinda Town

Nash-Ville Nash-Ville, My Kinda Town

Oh, the places you’ll go, the places you’ll see, the places you’ll eat ….put Nashville on your bucket list of cities to visit!  To add to my previous visit to Nashville!     SOME MIGHTY FINE BRISKET AT MARTINS in 12 South       […]

Music City, Not Just About the Eats

Music City, Not Just About the Eats

Our trip to Vanderbilt for Family Weekend 2016 was more about hanging out with the kid and his classmates.  We made it to campus only once (family weekend is really for the freshman parents, lol) and that was for Vanderbilt’s program Strong Inside: Storytelling, Music […]

Heartsick for Houston

Heartsick for Houston

As you all know Jamie goes to Rice University in Houston. I remember when she first told me she was applying there. What? Where? TEXAS? NOOOO. My diabolical plan to dissuade her involved visiting the campus in the middle of July. It didn’t work. She […]

Eat, Sweat, Love Atlanta Part 2

Eat, Sweat, Love Atlanta Part 2

Despite what it may look like, we did more than eat our way through Atlanta. Not to say we didn’t try but Atlanta has much more to offer than just good eats. Like many of the cities in the South Atlanta played a pivotal role […]

Eat, Sweat, Love Atlanta Part 1

Eat, Sweat, Love Atlanta Part 1

Jamie is working in Atlanta for the summer so we packed our bags and headed out to see her and visit yet another great city in the South. We booked an AirBnB in downtown Atlanta, 6 eagerly anticipated vacation days…that is until we glanced at […]

Martha’s Vineyard R&R Part 2

Martha’s Vineyard R&R Part 2

The ferry to Martha’s Vineyard is a quick jaunt to the island just thirty minutes to the official start of the road trip portion of our R&R adventure. After checking into our island digs, the Vineyard Mansion, (highly recommend) we headed out to explore the island.  We studied […]

R&R (Rowing&Roadtrip) Boston Part 1

R&R (Rowing&Roadtrip) Boston Part 1

This year’s Head of the Charles Regatta was bittersweet.  We rowed not just for us but for our coxswain Mary, our crew mate Linda and last but not least Little Snook, taken from us way too soon.  We rowed for friends, family members and crew […]

All Things Southern, Nashville

All Things Southern, Nashville

After returning from Houston we were home just long enough to reassure Sammy we hadn’t abandoned him, water the plants, do some laundry, repack our suitcase and head out to Nashville to see Jordan.  Family weekend has become an excuse to spend some time with Jordan’s […]

PART 2: HOUSTON EATS

PART 2: HOUSTON EATS

Well of course we ate our way through the city!  My favorite place from this trip is…wait for it……..   TORCHY’S TACOS!     Queso dip with thin crispy tortilla chips,  Trailer Park Tacos trashy-style and corn grilled taken off the cob and gussied up with […]