A Fall Day Trip on the Blue Ridge Parkway in the NC Mountains

Every fall, we take at least one (if not two or three!) day trips to the mountains of North Carolina to soak in the fall foliage, mountain vistas, and drive on the Blue Ridge Parkway with the windows down! This annual tradition is a highlight of every autumn, and it is also the perfect way … Continue reading A Fall Day Trip on the Blue Ridge Parkway in the NC Mountains

NC Mountain Weekend Getaway

One weekend in August, the stars magically aligned (or, well, our calendars) and we were able to escape to the mountains of North Carolina for a weekend getaway with many of our close friends. Six married couples, four babies/toddlers, and one mountain house = an incredibly relaxing, fun weekend with lots of laughter and new … Continue reading NC Mountain Weekend Getaway

Strawberry Picking + Recipe

I recently checked off two items on my summer to-do list when I went strawberry picking and then baked a strawberry crumble from scratch! I had such a good time, and it was fun soaking up quintessential summertime activities. My friends and I headed out early one Saturday morning to the mountains of Virginia to Hollin … Continue reading Strawberry Picking + Recipe