I apologize to regular readers for the delay in blog posts this past week! We took a family vacation to Yosemite. It was the first time that we have been on a family vacation with our significant others, since my brother and I both got married last year. Yosemite was absolutely stunning. Expect lots of […]

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Welcome to the final installment of the Summer BBQ & Road Trip series! We wrapped up our yummy meal on Tuesday so today I’m sharing the final in our road trip series, Santa Barbara. One of the most popular beach cities in California is undoubtedly Santa Barbara. It is in close proximity to Los Angeles […]

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To wrap up the July Summer BBQ & Road Trip series, I am finally bringing you the Sweet Tea Sweetie Summer Sweet Tea recipe! If you’ve never had it before, pull up a rocking chair, top your glass off and sit a spell! Ingredients: 3 Tea bags 3/4 Cups of Sugar Directions: Boil water. Place 3 […]

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One of my favorite places to visit is our nation’s capital. It’s a place that everyone should have the chance to visit at least once! I have been more times than I can count because there is so much to do and see. I could spend days in each of the museums alone. Walking the entire mall […]

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Who tried the Orange Marinated Steaks from Monday? Yum! The weather this weekend is perfection! I am loving outdoor dining. Its time for our third road trip of the Summer BBQ and Road Trip series: San Francisco Pier 39. One of the most popular things to do in San Francisco is to visit the waterfront. […]

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My grandparents live on a farm out in Central Virginia. As someone who moved around a lot growing up, its one of the few things in my life that stayed constant. I loved visits to the farm. It meant snapping green beans with my Ma, catching lighting bugs (aka fireflies) in the summer, picking blackberries […]

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Back to work after a lovely 3 day weekend! My husband and I barbecued up a delicious meal on the 4th of July, then took a bike ride along the bay to get a good spot for the fireworks. It was a lovely relaxing day with perfect 75 degree weather. My favorite kind of weekend! […]

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For our first summer road trip of our July series, I bring you the Francis Ford Coppola Winery! Hopefully you caught my post on Monday for some 4th of July Homemade Whipped Cream and Berries and introduction to a summer series of my favorite easy Southern style BBQ Baked Beans, Orange Marinated Steak with Buttered […]

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