travel: new york city | offthebeatenpress.com
26Oct

My friend from college got married over the weekend in New Jersey! A group of us from Virginia drove up and got a hotel the night before attending at the Brownstone. Her wedding was beautiful and a blast. The colors she had for the flowers and bridesmaid dresses just popped! Here are some of us

finally fall | offthebeatenpress.com
18Oct

Over the past two weekends, it has finally felt like fall. To enjoy the weather, I hit up two wineries, one distillery and one brewery! The first winery was Hiddencroft Vinyards. The tasting was great because they even gave samples of food to pair with their wines. I purchased a blackberry wine that I intend to

game day : ravens | offthebeatenpress.com
12Oct

I had never been to a NFL game but had always wanted to go! When my friends, Pat & Annie moved to Baltimore earlier this year, it gave me a great excuse to finally attend. There were eight of us total. I got us seats in the sun so we didn’t have to worry about

letterpress: as you wish print | offthebeatenpress.com
10Oct

“That day, she was amazed to discover that when he was saying ‘As you wish’, what he meant was, ‘I love you.’ And even more amazing was the day she realized she truly loved him back…” Do I ever love The Princess Bride! I grew up watching this movie with my Dad all the time.

"Love the Wine You're With" Gift Tag | offthebeatenpress.com
05Oct

Some nights when I am teaching class, my students simply don’t need me. In those moments, I let myself lay out some type or use what I am doing to show them little tricks. In this instance, I got to pull out a drawer of Drop Caps and show them how to lock them up.