You’re Damn Right I Bought a Cheese Advent Calendar

Yesterday I came across this article from the Food Network’s food news blog, FN Dish, about Aldi’s advent calendar offerings for the 2018 holiday season. I knew I had to get my hands on a cheese advent calendar.

I went early on the day of the release, November 7th. The store had put out two cases; one was empty when I got there two hours after the store opened. I’m glad I went early!

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Longwood Gardens Orchid Extrvaganza

One of my FAVORITE places to visit since I moved to the Philadelphia area is Longwood Gardens!


It’s like a zoo for plants!

The orchids were stunning, of course. I got to see the internet-famous rare Ophrys tenthredinifera, or sawfly orchid, pictured below.

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