Y’ALL — I’ve been in Nashville for over a year and a half now and have done my fair share of playing hostess to plenty of out-of-town guests, so I figured it was high time I revisit the ol’ eating and drinking guide I wrote up way back in December of 2018 and update it to include my newest favs. While all of the recommendations that made the last list still hold up, tons more […]
I’d like to say that I’m finally getting around to writing this because it is, quite literally, the 4th of July, but saying so just wouldn’t be truthful. I’m writing it because a dear friend of mine (again) quite literally brings up the subject of this post almost every. single. time that we hop on the phone to catch up. “When are you going to write about Vermont?” “Can’t think of anything to write? How […]
One thing I love most about living in a growing metropolis is the food scene that’s burgeoning right along with it. And though Nashville has had its own draw for years being a hub for live music, it’s recently become a destination for foodies looking to dig into (lol eating puns) its culinary landscape.
I’m not sure when the shift happened, but in recent years fall has acquired quite the bad rep. Instead of being one of the most strikingly beautiful times of the year, this season has instead become synonymous with the word “basic,” and many of us now feel shame participating in the activities that allow us to enjoy all it has to offer. If enjoying the odd pumpkin-flavored drink, taking pictures of the changing leaves, and […]
Ah, Halloween. As a kid, I couldn’t get enough of the hype that surrounded this holiday. It usually started somewhere in the middle of summer with the early arrival of Halloween decorations in Target. Soon to follow was the excitement of picking out that year’s costume at Party City, carving pumpkins in the front yard, then sneaking early pieces of candy from the top shelf of the kitchen pantry. The actual night of Halloween kicked […]