Lake Anne Mini Guide

One of our favorite spots in the DMV is Lake Anne in Reston. Designed in the ‘60s after the lakeside communities in Europe this neighborhood is unique and quirky. A short distance from popular Reston Town Center, Lake Anne is a destination worth exploring. On Saturdays from 8-12 April through December you can visit aContinue reading “Lake Anne Mini Guide”

Leesburg Mini Guide

One of our favorite places to spend the weekends is out and about in Leesburg. Whether it is at some of their gorgeous wineries or breweries, grabbing cappuccinos at Shoe’s, treasure hunting at antique or reclaimed materials places, or going for a hike – it is truly filled with countless opportunities for family fun andContinue reading “Leesburg Mini Guide”

Fried Squash Blossoms

It sounds a bit pretentious, but when I was studying abroad in Italy, I met up with a distant relative who showed myself and a few friends around the Italian countryside. She showed us the aqueducts, Bocca della Verita, this keyhole that when you peek through it all you see is the most manicured treeContinue reading “Fried Squash Blossoms”