Run for the Roses {Derby Day Dinner Recipes}

Yesterday I shared our table and decor for our Derby Day Dinner and today I’m back with the menu and recipes! Mint Juleps I’ll be honest, I have not been a fan of the Mint Julep until I made these! This was Southern comfort and air conditioning in a cup! For 1 Mint Julep 1… Read More

Kentucky Road Trip {Louisville: The Brown Hotel}

The final installment of our Kentucky Road Trip report is to cover off on our stay at The Brown Hotel in Louisville. The Brown Hotel Louisville, Kentucky I mentioned yesterday that I always look for historic hotels and The Brown Hotel was the obvious choice in Louisville! It was absolutely stunning inside and I was… Read More

Kentucky Road Trip {Lexington: The Campbell House Hotel}

We split our stay for our Kentucky road trip and loved our stay at The Campbell House in Lexington. The Campbell House Lexington Kentucky I like to look for historic hotels when we travel, as opposed to just another high rise. The Campbell House was updated, charming and convenient to the activities on our Lexington… Read More

Kentucky Road Trip {Mammoth Cave National Park}

Today I’m sharing the final leg of our Kentucky road trip! J. Graham’s Cafe Breakfast We had very much been looking forward to this grand finale breakfast at J. Graham’s Cafe! We headed downstairs from our room at The Brown Hotel to the “home of the hot brown”. They were absolutely delicious and all four… Read More

Kentucky Road Trip {Lex > Lou: Mary Todd Lincoln House, Louisville Slugger Factory Tour}

Our fourth day in Kentucky brought our move from Lexington to Louisville! Campbell House My Saturday started in my favorite way to start a vacation day – coffee and a long phone call with my bestie! I snuggled up by the fire at Campbell House while the boys slept in. Vacation is time off for… Read More

Kentucky Road Trip {Lexington: Keeneland Spring Meet Race Day}

Today we had the honor and pleasure of attending Opening Day of the Keeneland Spring Meet! This is the thing that originally lured us to Kentucky and something we’ve had on our family bucket list for years. Campbell House My morning started fireside at Campbell House, enjoying a few hot cups of coffee before the… Read More