Connecticut, Dining Out, Foodie Adventures, Journal

A Day Well Spent in Bethlehem: Part III – The Painted Pony Restaurant

Spending so much time browsing around the flea Market really worked up an appetite. The Painted Pony was the first restaurant to pop up on maps when I searched for places to eat in the area. Just by glancing at the online menu, I already knew I was going to order the pork belly as… Continue reading A Day Well Spent in Bethlehem: Part III – The Painted Pony Restaurant

Connecticut, Festivals, Food, Foodie Adventures, Journal

Connecticut’s Garlic & Harvest Festival

As stated previously in A Fun-Filled Day at the Harwinton Fair , the next stop on my quest was the Garlic & Harvest Festival in Bethlehem, Connecticut. I can't recall if I'd heard of this festival prior to my delicious, toasted garlic chocolate pretzel. But, I do know that experience definitely made me want to… Continue reading Connecticut’s Garlic & Harvest Festival

Connecticut, Fall, Festivals, Foodie Adventures, Journal, travel adventures, travel-adventures

A Fun-Filled Day at the Harwinton Fair!

To continue with my quest, I moved on to #3 on my list. The Harwinton Fair. It was my first time going, but my friend had been there several times prior. I couldn't find too many pictures or videos online so I was unsure of what to expect. The Harwinton Fair is an annual fair… Continue reading A Fun-Filled Day at the Harwinton Fair!

Foodie Adventures, Journal, travel adventures, travel-adventures

My First Time at The Big E!

The past eighteen or so months has really put things into perspective for me. With everything shutting down last year, it almost feels as though fall and winter never happened. I never got to see most of my family or do any of the usual traditions that each season brings. Because of that, I decided… Continue reading My First Time at The Big E!

Foodie Adventures, Journal, Short Stories, travel, travel adventures, travel-adventures

A Delightful Afternoon in Annapolis: Part II

Part 1 continued... Once we arrived, we were directed to the parking area which was down the street by the Annapolis Town Dock. At the dock We paid for about 2 hours of parking which seemed like a good amount of time to relax and eat our food. I'd always rather pay for a bit… Continue reading A Delightful Afternoon in Annapolis: Part II

Connecticut, Foodie Adventures, Journal

Mother’s Day 2021

Mother's Day has always been one of my favorite holidays. It's nice to see the outpour of love that most people display towards their mothers and other nurturing souls that are either currently a part of their life or was at one point. I think it's important to acknowledge the positive influences that continue to… Continue reading Mother’s Day 2021

Food, Foodie Adventures, Journal, Love/Hate Relationships

My Love/Hate Relationship with Dunkin’ Donuts.

My love for Dunkin hasn’t been the same ever since they removed my beloved sandwich from the menu over a year ago. I was devastated by the news. I had grown tiresome of all of the egg sandwiches and had no desire to eat them. There was just something off about the taste and texture… Continue reading My Love/Hate Relationship with Dunkin’ Donuts.