The really nice thing about a surprise road trip is that you have no idea what pleasures are around the corner. You might find yourself cruising through thrift and vintage shops, or picnicking, or having a wonderfully authentic Italian meal, or watching a kick ass bluegrass band in a punk club. Who knows?
These are some the delights we found:
Driving through the greenest hillsides filled with happy cows, goats, sheep.
The Devil Makes 3 playing to the craziest mosh pit I’ve ever encountered at the
70 degree temps and sunshine in Amy & Ty’s garden, abloom with flowering quince, camillas, daffodils, candytuft and more.
Breakfast with mimosas at the Two Crows Roadhouse, funky little restaurant on
Cheesecake brownie and oatmeal bars from Dean & Deluca.
Auburgine Vintage Emporium –the best used clothing store I’ve ever seen (in
Amy cooked multigrain oatmeal for breakfast with dried cranberries, organic sugar, cinnamon, fresh ginger, grated orange zest, topped with bananas and almond slices. Yum!
The little teeny town of
The family owned Volpi Ristorante in
We went to IKEA for the very first time (didn't buy anything though).
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