Archive for the ‘Food and Drink’ Category

Flocking to the Fair

Wednesday, October 8th, 2008

I love this time of year.  The air is getting cooler.  The mornings are brisk.  The fair is coming.    It starts today at three.  I am lucky enough to live in town and not too terribly far away from the fairgrounds…not quite close enough to hear the sounds or smell the cotton candy and […]

Serenaded by Over 50 Men on Friday Night

Sunday, October 5th, 2008

Friday evening some friends and I decided to have a picnic at Saluda Shoals Park at a place by the river called Eagles Arrie.  After all, the weather was perfect and fall was in the air. There was a weekend of activities planned called Unearth.   When we arrived, there were at least 50 men […]

Beer BBQ with a French Flair!

Monday, September 22nd, 2008

  I had Friday night reservations at Fleur-De-Lys Home Culinary Institute on Millwood Avenue for months now.  My friend, Becky, and I were going together but at the last minute she had to change her plans.   Since I’d been telling my son about Fleur De Lys for quite a while, he agreed to go […]

Mama, Mia! What An Italian Delight

Monday, February 4th, 2008

A friend and I went to lunch today at the spur of the moment. Sometimes those are the best times…when you decide to do something spontaneously. 

A Chocoholic’s Dream

Saturday, February 2nd, 2008

My son called to say hello last night.  He was in Brooklyn, NY with friends after working diligently all week long on a project he just started with two very talented architects.  “Mom!”  He said.  “ I’m in a shop you would LOVE. It’s a chocolate shop and it’s really great!” He sent me the […]