The Beautiful Stained Glass of Sainte Chapelle

    Friday, May 26, 2017
    Beautiful Stained Glass of Sainte Chapelle - Paris Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    I witnessed the most gorgeous church to date during our visit to Paris last March.  The beautiful stained glass of Sainte Chapelle, though small, is a sight to be seen. Sainte Chapelle, which means Holy Chapel in French, completed construction in 1249, yes you saw that right! Sainte Chapelle and the Conciergie right next door are two of the oldest buildings in Paris.  Sainte Chapelle was the church of the French Kings and was commissioned by King Louis the IX.…

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  • a fresh white kitchen backsplash - Homedecor- @lacegraceblog1

    A Fresh White Kitchen Backsplash

    We had some pretty rainy days a few weekends back. The Hubs and I were anxious to do something productive and decided to dive into a new project we have been trying to do…

    Tuesday, May 23, 2017
  • Best Homemade Spanakopita Recipe - Greek - @lacegraceblog1

    My First Attempt at Homemade Spanakopita

    It may be cliché but when picking a favorite Greek dish, my pick is Spanakopita hands down.  I could eat an entire pan of it! The warm buttery, flaky and feta-y-ness is something that…

    Thursday, May 18, 2017
  • Paris' Love Lock Bridge

    Paris’ Love Lock Bridge

    Love and Paris go hand in hand. The proof is in Paris’ love lock bridge (previously) located at Pont des arts, a bridge over the beautiful Seine River. Lover’s from all around the world…

    Tuesday, May 16, 2017
  • 48 Hours in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains

    48 Hours in Virginia’s Blue Ridge Mountains

    Sometimes a quick weekend getaway is just what you need to rejuvenate.  One of my favorite things about living in the Metro area is how many cool towns are just a few hours away.…

    Friday, May 12, 2017
  • Sunset at Ponte Vecchio - Florence Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Sunset at Ponte Vecchio

    There is so much to do in Florence, Italy. She has tons of museums, art exhibits, shops and restaurants. You could spend weeks in this city and not see everything.  Florence was a whirlwind…

    Monday, May 8, 2017
  • Climbing the Towers of Notre Dame - Travel - @lacegraceblog1

    Climbing the Towers of Notre Dame

    I have been asked many times. “What was your favorite site you visited in Paris?” The answer is a no brainer for me- Notre Dame. I just loved everything about it, the history, the…

    Thursday, May 4, 2017
  • Cinco de Mayo Fiesta with Sauza® Tequila - Entertaining - @lacegraceblog1

    Cinco de Mayo Fiesta with Sauza® Tequila

    **This post was paid for by Sauza® Tequila What isn’t there to love about Cinco de Mayo? Tacos, guac, friends and MARGARITAS! Nothing is better. I love celebrating this fun holiday (which rightful so is…

    Monday, May 1, 2017
  • Homemade Granola Fruit and Yogurt Parfait - Recipes - @lacegraceblog1

    Homemade Granola Fruit and Yogurt Parfait

    Having a healthy and delicious breakfast ready to go in the morning brings a week of content.  I LOVE granola and paired it with some delicious greek yogurt and fresh berries to make a…

    Thursday, April 27, 2017