Sooooo....since we were back from our out-of-town adventures we decided to get the squad together and have a fun, relaxing Saturday night! One of the best places around to do that during the summer is at Tarara Winery for their Summer Concert Series. They have a great stage set up in front of their beautiful … Continue reading Tarara Winery Concert
So this past Friday the squad decided to spend the evening at North Gate Vineyard for their first Friday event. This one featured live music from Jason Masi and fresh crepes from La Petite Lou Lou Creperie + Bar a Vins, plus discounts on wine and of course a guaranteed great time! We started arriving … Continue reading Music & Crepes & Wine, oh my!
Wow, it's been over two weeks since I've graced my adoring fans with a blog post. So sorry about that but you know how life gets sometimes right? I'm sure you've already forgiven me! This has been a crazy summer, jam packed with tons of fun (and a little work). Two weeks in Florida for … Continue reading The Squad goes to the Outer Banks!
So our summer vacation this year was three nights in Vero Beach, Florida followed by a week at Disney World. Disney is right up there with wine on our list of favorite things, so we end up there way more often than we should. But that's ok, never grow up right?!? We left home on … Continue reading LoCo Wine Squad goes to Florida
We recently had a cousin visiting. He arrived by way of San Diego, where he had recently gotten out of the Navy, and South Carolina, where he picked up his new puppy, Lulu. So yeah, four whole days in the car including one with a 10 week old puppy and you're ready to get off … Continue reading A lazy Saturday afternoon at Corcoran
Hi everyone! We're baaaaaaack! Just home from a nice long relaxing vacation in Florida. Just what the doctor ordered. We visited a winery and a couple of breweries while there, more to come on that in a later blog. But today we're back to featuring things to do in good old Loudoun County, VA! Sometimes … Continue reading First Friday at Northgate
We're taking a break from wineries today to give my liver a bit of a reprieve, and heading back to the bustling metropolis of Lucketts, Virginia to feature another one of my favorite places; Faith Like a Mustard Seed Farm! I mean, you really should eat before heading out for a long day of winery … Continue reading Faith Like a Mustard Seed Farm
Next in my series of 'Favorite Places' posts (kinda like Oprah's 'Favorite Things' without the free stuff) is an awesome place called Winery 32 in the beautiful metropolis of Lucketts, Virginia! We've been hanging out at Winery 32 regularly since they opened in July of 2014. We'd moved to Lucketts in February 2014, so visiting … Continue reading Winery 32
Let's see where did we leave off? Oh yeah, we'd visited Edgegrove Farm in Purcellville and had an encounter with a goat that was very suspicious of our motives and a poor sheep dog who just couldn't get no respect. If you haven't read the first installment of this thrilling adventure you can find the … Continue reading 2017 Spring Farm Tour – part Deux!
We've been participating in the Loudoun Farm Tours for several years now and this year's Spring tour was no exception! For those of you who have no idea what the farm tour is here's a quick overview; each Spring and Fall Loudoun County hosts a farm tour and invites local agri-businesses such as farms, wineries, … Continue reading 2017 Loudoun Spring Farm Tour – Part 1