Wine Blending at North Gate

This past Sunday, North Gate Vineyard in Purcellville hosted their first ever wine blending workshop with winemaker/owner Mark Fedor.  Eight of us from the squad were lucky enough to get tickets to attend this incredibly unique event.  Thanks for the heads up Chris, you're the best!!!!  North Gate and it's owners and team have long been … Continue reading Wine Blending at North Gate

Comedy Night at Winery 32

Do you enjoy wine?  Do you enjoy stand-up comedy?  Did you know you can enjoy them together???  WHOA!  Yes, that's right kids.  Winery 32 in beautiful downtown Lucketts, Virginia, has been hosting stand-up comedy nights for a couple years now, and I'm not embarrassed to admit that I've been at each and every one.  And … Continue reading Comedy Night at Winery 32

Music & Crepes & Wine, oh my!

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!

The Squad goes to the Outer Banks!

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!

LoCo Wine Squad goes to Florida

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

A lazy Saturday afternoon at Corcoran

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

First Friday at Northgate

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