Can we please lay off on the snacks and drinks after children's sporting events? Not because I care so much about sugar and calories, but because I am lazy and can't be bothered to be in charge of bringing snacks for an entire team. It's another thing I have to do which doesn't really need… Continue reading In my opinion …
Apple Picking To get our fill of apples this fall, we made our way to Skytop Orchard in Flat Rock, NC for some apple picking. It had everything you'd imagine an apple orchard should - doughnuts, hayrides, cider, pumpkins, animals, ducks, cannon, playground, mountain views, fresh air. That is everything but the apples. Turns out,… Continue reading A trip to the North Carolina Mountains
Do you live in the DC Metro area? If so, have you been to Glen Echo Park? This past summer when we found ourselves in DC, some local friends with kids suggested that we meet at Glen Echo Park to socially distance while we caught up. According to their website: The Park is home to 13… Continue reading Glen Echo Park, MD
Let me tell you the hardest challenge of being a blogger ... It is really (really) difficult to get back in the swing of things after taking a blogging break. Especially, if like me you blog for the pleasure of it and not to make money. My moment of internet burn-out seems to be lasting… Continue reading Life Lately … Photo Essay
A long time ago, when Asha was little and we lived in Chicago, she and I would make a weekly pilgrimage to a place called Stanley's at 1558 N. Elston Ave. Stanley's was a fruits and vegetable market that sold the best organic produce at prices that were shocking. D and I had a standing… Continue reading Tartelettes & Memories & Magic
I am coming back to you after a long pause. I wish you all have been well? yes? Some of my absence had to do with just taking a break and enjoying the last days of summer vacation with my kids. summer beach ari But some has also stemmed from anxiety of living in this… Continue reading Hello there!