Category Archives: Weekend Adventure

Weekend Adventure: Kykuit

One of the perks of having some time off during the weekday is the ability to partake in some local tourist attractions without the weekend crowd. I have always meant to visit Kykuit, the home of the Rockefellers, hidden away … Continue reading

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Weekend Adventures: Great New York State Fair 2014

Back to the Great New York State Fair I go!  Last year, when I went, it was on my own accord.  This year, I had to work.  Well, I had to man a booth for my work, then drive the … Continue reading

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ChezSylvia Adventures: Montauk 2014

Second weekend away in a row! Man, talk about wallet fatigue. Last weekend I was off on Cape Cod. This weekend, I went South and headed out to Montauk, NY.  My brothers were doing the Ride to Montauk 108 miler, … Continue reading

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ChezSylvia Adventures: Cape Cod 2014

The Louie kids were off to Cape Cod for Memorial Day weekend! It has been a few years since we’ve been, and it was missed. We didn’t do much, it was cold.  Cold enough that I was very very close … Continue reading

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Weekend Adventures: Ft Lee Historic Park

My camera has been dormant for way too long.  It’s been a long hard winter.  Today, I finally took him out for a spin, and I realized how much I missed him. What was supposed to be a bike ride, … Continue reading

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Weekend Adventures: Cheese Making at the Cherry Grove Farms

Another trip down to Jersey! This time, Liz and I attended a wonderful cheese making class at the Cherry Grove Farm in Lawrenceville, NJ. It was a tiny class.  We made Ricotta by simply adding lemon juice to some hot … Continue reading

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What I Did This Summer. A Wrap Up of Sorts.

It seemed like yesterday I made my Ode to Summer. Just as summer unofficially came to a close, we seem to be in the midst of a reminder that it is not officially over.  Technicalities really, but close enough. How … Continue reading

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