Strawberry picking & can you can?

Strawberry picking in Pungo

Last week on an impulse, Jimmy and I headed out to Pungo, the rural section of Virginia Beach, to go strawberry picking! Eating local I just love getting out in the fields and picking my own fruits or vegetables. Eating local, seasonal produce is the best way to get the freshest, best tasting food available. I'm yanking the food out of the ground or off the vine and popping it right in my mouth. A warm strawberry from the field, red all the way to the center, is a totally sensual Continue Reading

Camping in False Cape State Park

False Cape State Park

There goes Jimmy, heading down the beach at the isolated False Cape State Park, which in fact, is the least visited park in the state. False Cape is a mile-wide barrier spit in Virginia Beach sandwiched between Back Bay and the Atlantic Ocean. There's a reason False Cape isn't the most popular park around. It's isolated. The park is on the other side of the Back Bay Wildlife Refuge and the only way to access it is by hiking 4.5 miles down the beach from Sandbridge, or by the Back Bay interior Continue Reading

The Other Royal Wedding

Wes & Bobbi Jo's Wedding

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I’ve got a crush on: Just Cupcakes


Did I mention that I love my new job? Going into business for yourself can be really scary but you also have huge perks, like the ability to pick and choose who you work for, and only do work for people and businesses that you love and that line up with your ethics, interests, and aesthetic. One of my favorite clients is Bake It Pretty. I write most of the blog posts over at the Bake It Pretty blog, and my other duties include coordinating giveaways, talking to potential sponsors and bloggers, Continue Reading

This Sunday!

Come support Moutheater and pick up their new record, Ornament. There will be a few nifty colors of vinyl to choose from, or so I hear. Check out the bands playing: heathens | surroundings | swallowed up | brain damage | moutheater Continue Reading