Monthly Archives: September 2014

Hamming It Up

Living in Hampton Roads, the words “Smithfield ham” worked like a Pavlovian bell…our family immediately started salivating over some salty goodness! Smithfield hams are, by law (really), only produced in Smithfield, Va. from peanut fed hogs. The town is about … Continue reading

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Hey Kids, Let’s go to Virginia Beach…in September!

Growing up in Virginia Beach, my family never went south of 48th Street in the summer.  All those tourists!  Of course, out-of-towners are the lifeblood of the city, so we actually appreciate them coming in.  But things change a bit … Continue reading

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