October 19, 2018 RSS feed / Travel

Ode to my Father

Part 22: Playing Baseball at PC

(Note: This series is from my father’s memoirs I found long after his death.) I thought playing on the football team was all I needed to do for my $50 athletic scholarship at PC. More...

Winederlust

The Monticello AVA: Thomas Jefferson’s Wine Dream Realized

Virginia ranks 5th in the U.S. for producing grapes with about 260 wineries scattered across its seven American Viticultural Areas (AVAs). The first AVA to be established was fittingly named after Thomas Jefferson’s historic home, Monticello. More...