You know how some weeks, you never fully wake up and your stomach always hurts just a tiny bit and you can’t quite bring yourself to write that hilarious blog post about the drive-in theater that you promised people?
Oh, that’s just me, then. Well, anyway, that’s where I am. It’s actually been a marvelous week. Starting last Friday, I road tripped through North Carolina and Virginia with my very best friend and her family. We visited 13 wineries in 3 days, and I learned how to fly (you’ll see; be patient). Work has been good: my director is into the green initiative I want to start within our program, and today I got to sneak out for Indian food at lunch. (If mango lassi were a person, I’d do extreme things to be her friend. In fact, I might name my first daughter Mango Lassi Saia). J is happily wrapped up in a secret art project at his office, and I got to chat about an exciting new collaboration with Ken from The Weltschmerz Collection (a blog title which, after my boozy weekend, reminds me of Gewürztraminer wine every time I see it).
And look! This flower grew in my garden!
So, I’m not complaining – life is awesome. It’s just that, for whatever reason, I have zero attention span this week and the only level of blog post I can stand to read is the kind with a bunch of photos tumbled together. I figured why not produce something along those lines in case anyone else is feeling out of it and simple? With that, I present my weekend in East Coast Wine Country: