McClintock Distilling

    Friday, December 2, 2016
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    This weekend marks the grand opening of Downtown Frederick’s newest Distillery- McClintock Distilling and the hubs and I were able to take a sneak peek last weekend with a tour and tasting. I have written about other distilleries here, here and here, so I will not bore you with the actual distilling process but show you how awesome this place is! McClintock is owned by friends Tyler and Braeden who started as home brewers and were able to turn their…

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    The Charming Canals of Venice

    We began our Italian vacation on the floating city of Venice.  I have heard a lot of mixed opinions about Venice, but I have to say I was completely smitten. A recommendation we received…

    Monday, November 28, 2016
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    Golden Hour and the Perfect Fall Tunic

    The weather has been all over the place here in Frederick, MD.  For weeks it seemed like summer was here to stay then BAM- we were hit with cool temps and high winds.  The…

    Wednesday, November 23, 2016
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    Rainbow Burano

    Our first stop in Italy was to the floating island of Venice. We made sure that one full day was spent exploring the nearby islands of Murano and Burano. Burano, the colorful fishermen’s island…

    Monday, November 21, 2016
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    Tuscany’s Vignamaggio Estate

    A little less than an hour south of Florence you will find one of the oldest vino estates in Tuscany- Vignamaggio! Vignamaggio is over 600 years old and a must see while in the…

    Friday, November 18, 2016
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    Firestone’s Raw Bar

    Firestone is a well known name in Downtown Frederick. There is the famous and classy Firestone’s Culinary Tavern where you can indulge in some pretty delicious food. Some of my Firestone favorites include the…

    Tuesday, November 15, 2016
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    A Thanksgiving Table

      Thanksgiving is only 2 weeks away and that means breaking out the fancy serve ware and making a the table settings amazing for your friends and family.  I do own many family heirlooms table top items but…

    Wednesday, November 9, 2016
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    Trastevere Food Tour with Eating Italy

      Trastevere is often called the ‘Brooklyn’ of Rome and is currently known for its amazing food, ivy covered walls, cobble stone streets and lively night life.  Back in the day Trastevere (which means beyond…

    Monday, November 7, 2016