Tag Archives: Blacksburg

Tasty Tuesdays: I Miss Blacksburg


It’s that time of year again, comes once every fall.  The Hokies of the world descend upon Blacksburg to start the school year, which today means inevitably every social media outlet is flooded with obligatory comments bragging of being in … Continue reading

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An Open Letter to the Hokie Nation


Often times I was and am still told I’m too harsh on my fellow Hokies.  Chastising them for their poor behavior and reflection on the University when others would say, “they’re in college, take it easy, they’re supposed to have fun.”  It … Continue reading

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There Is No Free Lunch or Is It Launch?


Ever heard of that saying?  (If you haven’t please remove yourself from the rock you have and are currently living under, then continue reading.)  The saying goes for more than just food, especially these days, I mean hello people does … Continue reading

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Tease Me!


Let me start by reminding you all that here in the U.S. of A. we just celebrated the switch from Daylight Savings Time (DST) to Eastern Standard Time (EST).  If you still haven’t realized this occurred I would argue that’s … Continue reading

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A Day of Remembrance


… to get this out of the way real quick, I know it’s been forever since you’ve felt the breeze of the Coastal Wind but trust me people I’ve been trying to set aside time to get you all updates … Continue reading

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Goal Update: Week 8 aka I Got a Job, I Got a Job…


… I Got a Job, Hey, Hey, Hey!!  If you didn’t catch the reference in that title line then you haven’t seen/don’t remember one of the greatest comedy movies ever, The Little Rascals.  Here’s the clip in case you want … Continue reading

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I’m Dreaming of a White Commencement


(**sing the title to the tune of I’m Dreaming of a White Christmas**) So what’s the relevance you ask?  Well if you don’t live in Virginia then I would understand but if you do then you must be living under … Continue reading

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Heavenly Hike


This past Friday marked one month since my dad passed away.  Fortunately for me I was able to spend it in a way that looking back was just absolutely perfect.  One thing I wish I had taken more advantage of … Continue reading

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Cold Day’s Fix at Night


Recently here in Blacksburg, VA we have had some rather cold mornings and nights, and its even been chilly during the days.  This motivated me to cook up some chili to take the “chill” off the recent crisp weather we’ve … Continue reading

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A Crisp Blacksburg Breeze


Today reminded me of one of the many reasons I love Blacksburg.  It was one of those days where it truly felt like Autumn.  There was a crisp feeling in the mountain air and a cool breeze blowing up every … Continue reading

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