Tag: Nashville

HUSK : You need to eat here.

So as I told you last week when I listed my favorite Nashville fancy dinner places, HUSK just opened and has already leapt to the top five dinners I’ve had in this town. Me and these two jokers, Keenan and Connor, used this dinner as an opportunity to celebrate their graduation from Vanderbilt, though we

TOP 5 FRIDAY: Dine fine in Nashville.

TOP 5 FRIDAY is when we each list five of our favorite things, depending on the topic. Feel free to join in via the comments or by posting on your own blog and linking back here. Play along. It’s Friday. . . . . . Two posts that continue to be super popular here are

Ready to run.

Not “Ready To Run” like the Dixie Chicks. More like the kind of running we’ll be doing here in Nashville in October for the Color Run! I’ll tell you something that I’ve never done. Run a full 5K. I’ve finished a bunch of them, but I certainly haven’t RUN the entire 3.1 miles ever in

TOP 5 FRIDAY : A Nashville Brunch.

TOP 5 FRIDAY is when we each list five of our favorite things, depending on the topic. Feel free to join in via the comments or by posting on your own blog and linking back here. Play along. It’s Friday. . . . . . I have some friends coming in town today [squeeeeal!] and

Soundtrack.

When I was in New York, I walked. A lot. And I absolutely slaughtered the battery on my iPhone, whom you know goes by the name Anita. [She’s cute. I like her a lot.] I really enjoyed the soundtrack idea. Like, as I walked, the songs that played felt like my daily soundtrack. [I always

Give me an inch.

and I’ll take a week to figure out what to do with it. Or something like that. Sweet friends. Thanks for your patience with me this last week. I had a zillion deadlines, including one for a magazine where I HAVE JUST BECOME A MONTHLY COLUMNIST [squealing in my mind because roomie is asleep- but

Cheaters actually do sometimes win.

Confessions of a Get Fit Challenge Star: I cheated. A few days ago, I was at Lyndsay and Lauren’s house. Strangely enough, someone had delivered a King Cake to their place. Now, these girls are from Chicago, so they really haven’t experienced a true Southern Lent Season Kickoff [also known as Mardi Gras]. The basics,

A public letter to Colorado.

Dear Colorado, Let me start by saying what I big fan I am. You really are a great state. I mean, we haven’t hung out since 1996, but it was really nice to meet you and I hope I get to see you again soon. But here’s the thing. I’m disappointed in some of your

Thanksgiving, Nash-style.

Thanksgiving 2009. There’s a lot I want to say. It was beautiful. Truly. The downside: I didn’t get to spend Thanksgiving day with my family. Though, I did spend the entire weekend with my parents so surely, on some great scoreboard in the sky, that counts for something. I knew I should get that out

My home.

This is my home: But really, so is this: This was my home: And when I sold it to move to Nashville, I thought I had lost home. In some ways, I’ll confess, it still feels that way. Mainly because that beautiful couch is in storage and I miss the warmth of that sunshine coming