Candle-lit pumpkins flicker from every doorstep, tissue-paper spirits haunt the nearly barren branches of sidewalk trees, talk of costumes and candy flutter through the air… yes, these signs can only mean one thing: All Hallows Eve has finally arrived.Read More
Pumpkins on every step, autumn leaves tumbling down mist-dampened streets, moon-lit nights that beckon from beyond our frosted windows…
There’s nothing quite so quintessentially ‘fall’ as a trip to an apple orchard followed by an evening spent in a hearth-warmed kitchen, baking those apples into something sweet, comforting, and delicious.Read More
Flour, sugar, spices… all essential ingredients for a well-stocked kitchen, so what’s missing? The answer, of course, is an apron.
I have a thing for candy corn. Always have. White, yellow, orange… there’s just something about this simple little candy that makes them hard to resist. As Halloween draws ever closer, their presence on grocery store shelves is undeniable, almost irresistible…Read More
The crisp air of October can only mean one thing for me: it’s officially hiking season.Read More
I have to admit, it started with the bus. It’s not everyday you see a gorgeously painted, 1987 school bus stocked with vegetables and local Virginia products, so when you do, you stop to get the full story. You just do. Read More
Confidant, running buddy, napping partner in crime… our pets play many roles in our lives, it’s only fair they should be celebrated; what better time to do just that than October, which is National Adopt A Shelter Dog Month?Read More