Knoxville International Biscuit Festival 2013

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Yesterday we woke to grey skies and rain, but there wasn’t much that could dampen our spirits, because we had plans to meet up with Kara & Remington for our second time at Knoxville’s International Biscuit Festival!  BiscuitFest occurs alongside the regular Market Square Farmer’s Market, and biscuit festivities extend down into the Market St.… read more »

Knoxville | First Ice Storm of 2013

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We had ourselves a lil bit of an ice storm here in Knoxville today, so I stepped outside of my nice warm house (ever thankful that we haven’t lost power!) for a few minutes to take some photos. What’s your favorite way to spend an ice or snow day? I like to bundle up with… read more »

A Peek at the Holidays

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Typically, we take many photos throughout the holiday season.  This year we certainly fell behind, but I do have a few to share, so I thought I’d post up a glance at what our holidays looked like. First, let’s start with the food coma that is Thanksgiving: This is probably only 2/3 of what was… read more »

Fekkai Round Styling Brush – and a special offer!

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Howdy ho!  I wanted to share a great site that I came across and talk about a product that I cannot live without. This is a large round stylish brush from Fekkai.  The Frederic Fekkai collection of hair care products has something for all hair types.  Everything from Fekkai – from hair care to styling… read more »

Star Play

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I’ve had these photos sitting on my hard drive for a while, but never got around to doing anything with them.  In August, we stayed up late with Kara & Remington to watch the Perseid Meteor Shower.  We set up our camera on a tripod to automatically snap a photo every 30 seconds, then sprawled… read more »

Greek Fest Knoxville 2012

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Yesterday evening, we met up with Kara & Remington and headed to the 33rd annual Greek Fest!   Held at St. George Greek Orthodox Church on Cumberland Avenue, this 3-day festival is a great way to experience Greek culture through food, dancing, and crafts. We sampled several things to share.. what you see here is spanakopita… read more »

Dove Visiblecare Body Wash and $500 gift certificate SWEEPSTAKES!

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Alright gals, listen up. I’m pretty picky about the body wash that I use for my daily showers.  My skin is quite dry, and at times can feel itchy and uncomfortable.  I’m also prone to red or ashy-looking patches if I don’t keep myself thoroughly moisturized.  This even happens to me in the 1000% humidity… read more »

My Artist’s Way Toolkit by Julia Cameron

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I first heard of The Artist’s Way by Julia Cameron several years ago.  A creative friend of mine was reaching a point of burnout and needed some techniques to get herself centered again.  She wrote a public journal of her experiences with using the program, and though I was intrigued, I never got around to… read more »

Knoxville’s International Biscuit Festival 2012

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On Saturday, We had a Brown(e) meet-up at the International Biscuit Festival in downtown Knoxville.  Situated alongside the weekly Farmer’s Market on Market Square, it was an explosion of local businesses.. anything from fresh produce, jams & jellies, flours and mixes, honey, and of course… biscuits.  A plethora of businesses piled onto Market St (temporarily… read more »