Vienna Mini Guide

If you are from the Washington Metropolitan area, chances are you’ve heard of Vienna. Resembling areas like Falls Church and Westover, Vienna is nestled in Fairfax County between Oakton and McLean. It is easy to get to with travel points such as 66 West bound and Route 123 being your most direct routes to getContinue reading “Vienna 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”

Homemade Applesauce

Last weekend, we ventured out west to Markham, VA, where we visited one of the local orchards and indulged in one of our favorite seasonal activities – apple picking. (Although, truth be told we venture out west in the spring and summer too for other fruits such as berries and peaches.) About an hour drive outsideContinue reading “Homemade Applesauce”