Food & Drink

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    Martini Recipes for National Martini Day

    Friday, June 19th, is National Martini Day! Whether you prefer a light, fruity martini, or a rich, dessert beverage, this cocktail can be made in a variety of different ways. We have some delicious martini recipes for you to try just in time for the weekend! Coconut Key Lime Martini Transport yourself to paradise with […]

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    National Barbecue Month: Best BBQ Side Dishes

    May is National Barbecue Month! With the weather getting warmer, it’s a great time to indulge in delicious barbecue and side dishes outside on a nice day. Barbecue is a classic food that is perfect for kicking off summer. Although we have to continue to practice social distancing, you can still enjoy a delicious outdoor […]

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    Mother’s Day Brunch Recipes

    With Mother’s Day coming up this weekend, it is likely that you are having to readjust your typical Mother’s Day plans. Typically, you may go out to your favorite restaurant for a delicious brunch. This year since the options are a bit limited, why not bring brunch to the mothers in your life? Whether it’s […]

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    National Picnic Day: Perfect Picnic Foods

    Tomorrow, April 23rd, is National Picnic Day! While we are stuck at home, we may be feeling a bit restless. What better way to get out of the house, then going outside for a picnic? Get some inspiration for your outdoor feast. We’ve compiled a list of perfect picnic foods! Potato Salad Potato salad is […]

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    Best Places to Get Margaritas in Charlottesville

    February 22nd is National Margarita Day! It’s only right that this fun-filled holiday falls on a Saturday, so of course, you have plenty of reason to celebrate. Where will you spend National Margarita Day? Check out the best places to get margaritas in Charlottesville. The Bebedero The Bebedoro is a delicious restaurant in Charlottesville, serving […]

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    National Cheese Lover’s Day: Cheese Recipes to Try

    January 20th is National Cheese Lover’s Day! Nothing hits the spot like creamy, macaroni and cheese, or really anything with cheese for that matter. What better way to celebrate the holiday than making one of these delicious cheese recipes? For all the cheese lovers out there, this one’s for you! Cheesy Overnight Hashbrown Breakfast Casserole […]

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    Tips on Hosting a Holiday Party

    ‘Tis the season for family, friends, and festivities! Surely you have many holiday parties to hit within the next few weeks. Or, maybe you are the lucky one who gets to host this year. Whether you’re having your friends over for a gathering, or you’re hosting family at your house for the holidays, check out […]

  • Try Making These Halloween Treats

    If you’re hosting a Halloween party this year, there are many ways to get festive. You can not only fill your home with spooky decor inside and out, but you can also create Halloween treats for the occasion! Whether you’re taking goodies over to a friend’s house or hosting a get together at your place, […]

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    Meal Prep Recipes

    We have all heard of meal prepping before, and maybe you have given it a try! However, it can sometimes be difficult to stick to it. Scrolling through Pinterest, finding a genius recipe idea that seems easy to make, and then forgetting about it a few days later is often times how it goes. Although […]

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    MarieBette Café and Bakery

    In the Rose Hill neighborhood in Charlottesville, you’ll find a small gem of a cafe called MarieBette Café and Bakery. While it may just look like a quaint bakery on the outside, MarieBette Café and Bakery offers full-service breakfast, brunch, and lunch in addition to fresh-baked pastries and rich coffee. Named after the daughters of the […]

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    Wisdom Oak Winery: A Charming Winery Just Outside Charlottesville

    Drive about 30-minutes Southwest of Charlottesville, and you’ll find a quaint winery at the end of a narrow gravel road.  Located in North Garden, Wisdom Oak Winery is a small family owned and operated winery. Right past Walnut Creek Park on the right, you’ll see a sign pointing to the road on which the vineyard […]