Tag: Virginia

Carlyle House

This is Carlyle House, in historic Old Town Alexandria. You`ve noticed I visit the city a lot, haven`t you? I guess I just love this city! Seriously, have you been to any of these places? You`d be a repeat visitor too if you were close enough to have that luxury. One day I`m going to

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Cupcakery

On a tour of Old Town, Alexandria (Virginia) I found this cute little shop. They had the most amazing cupcakes, and there was a gluten free flavor! (Gluten free seems to be almost universal in Old Town!) It was dark flourless chocolate with peanut sprinkles, and there was a hint of cinnamin in the cupcake

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The Great Tea Shop

fine poreceline teacupe with silver edge decoration and flourish on handle blue flower print and scallops raised on white background on top of linen napkin embroidered with colorful flowers on wood table on wood backdrop with gold teaspoon in front and dried lavender cast in an arc on napkin to the left of cup

Old Town Alexandria`s Coffee, Tea, and Spice shop, at 215 S. Union Street. They have a Facebook page, a Yelp review, and an entry in tea map`s site. I love that this shop is always full of friendly people! I was being awkward and taking pictures of the shop, but the two clerks at the

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Civil War is Here!

What I`m about to tell you is a big secret. So big that a social war is being fought over it. A civil war going on under your nose, right here in America. Were you aware of this? Get the fluff out of your ears, now. I said, “There is a civil war in America!!!!!!!!!!”

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