Wine Bar Essentials

World Market Black Chrome Contemporary Wine Rack

One of my favorite activities when I was visiting my parents while they lived in California was to go wine tasting. Everyone dressed up and packed a picnic to go to the local vineyards. A few Virginia wineries, to include…

Modern Watercolor

Modern Watercolor 1

Traveling and adventuring certainly have their perks, but there’s a lot to be said for having a routine. It’s also nice to be able to hit the reset button after a long break, too. I finally broke down and joined…

Summertime Snapshot

Hiking Linville Gorge

It might only be mid-July, but I’ve had one heck of a summer so far! Between visitors, World Cup, and mini-vacations, I’ve had one jam-packed schedule. And I’ve loved every minute of it. Looking through my pictures from the many…

Knot Your Mother’s Wedding Hair

High Fashion Faux Hawk

Wow, can I just say that it is very difficult to have an edgy¬†style and be a bride? Everywhere I turn, it’s all retro waves and sleek chignons in the beauty department. What about girls like me who want something…