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Sharing Virginia Wine on the Road - Pre-WBC15 Dinner in Corning, NY,

In 2011 longtime Virginia residents Jean and Steve Case — better known for their role in helping usher in the Internet age via AOL and for philanthropic endeavors — became part of the Virginia wine family with their purchase of the former Sweely Estate in Madison, VA, about 25 miles northeast of Charlottesville. 1,493 more words

Virginia is For (Wine) Lovers: Part 1

Sorry, low hanging fruit there in the title. I gripe all the time about how expensive Virginia wines are compared to other regions, and how the Cab Francs are always too green, and bla bla bla, but last week, I decided to stop being such a Negative Nancy and go visit some anyway – and I couldn’t be more glad that I did. 271 more words

Virginia Wine Country

I'm a Vintner!

I got to check out this great Blend Your Own Bordeaux competition last week.  Wasn’t sure what all this would entail other than wine and some form of mixing.  286 more words


Take a trip to modern day Mexico!

For the past week or so I have heard nothing but great things about this new restaurant in Barboursville called the Tortilla Factory. So, I went to check it out with a friend of mine. 299 more words

Food Fridays

The DeLeons! {Stanardsville Family Photography}

This family rocks! I mean it. I just love them all! Alex was my senior model this year and is on his way to Virginia Tech (yay!)! 67 more words

Senior Portraits

#27 Jacob / 15 / Barboursville

What do you think are the biggest misconceptions about West Virginia?

I just think that people think there is nothing down here and there’s really nothing to do but there’s a lot to do down here actually as a skateboarder…they got a skatepark, that’s all I can say. 194 more words

Adam Class of 2015 {Ruckersville Senior Photography}

I just adore Adam! He’s such a genuinely nice young man, as is his whole family! My daughter played soccer with Adam over the years for several teams before they broke off to guys and gals–no matter how well you play the guys are definitely going to be bigger and stronger so why risk injury right? 183 more words