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FavoritePlaces: Lilly Pad Hopyard Brewery

FavoritePlaces: Lilly Pad Hopyard Brewery

Once upon a time there was a young and restrained man. He lived with his pretty and smart wife in a land far away. Both were happy and enjoyed the adventures their new home offered them. One day the young man came home and was […]

How I fell in love with hiking …

How I fell in love with hiking …

At the age of 13 I started to protest. I went on strike because the same thing happened every weekend again and again. On Sunday we dressed properly and drove to the Spessart, a low mountain range near my hometown, to go hiking! As soon […]

FavoritePlaces: Wild Love Bakehouse

FavoritePlaces: Wild Love Bakehouse

Sometimes I’m moved to tears by the strangest things: cartoons, hammer drills (long story), my first house that I’ve finished as an architect or in this case a chocolate croissant.  The story behind the last one is quickly told: a move to America, a little […]

FavoritePlaces: Knox Brew Tour

FavoritePlaces: Knox Brew Tour

Today I present you a new FavoritePlace. This FavoritePlace has four wheels, a sound system and drives to places with promising names: Balter Beerworks, Crafty Bastard Brewery, Schulz Bräu Brewing Company … The Knox Brew Tours definitely deserves a place in my favorites. Anyone who, […]

Summer Supper at Lacewing Farms

Summer Supper at Lacewing Farms

Barbecue smell in the air, a view that brings you to your knees and an inviting table in a lovely decorated barn, … What more can you ask for on a Sunday evening in early summer! Christina and Brian invited for the second time to […]

FavoritePlaces: Makers Donuts

FavoritePlaces: Makers Donuts

To my delight, Knoxville is growing a gastronomic scene, which fills my steady hunger for good food. Markets, restaurants and cafes recall what the farms and seasons in East Tennessee have to offer and, even better, match it with good architecture and great design. I’m […]