October 2016

Cinnamon Crumble Topped Banana Bread

Caitlin Alaina - October 14, 2016

This week marks the first official week of basketball season for Jon! The start of a new season is always very exciting but it’s also the beginning of mad traveling for my man. (Not so exciting.) Jon’s not a ‘big breakfast’ kind of guy. He would sleep until noon and bypass breakfast all together if he could. So to get a meal in him before a …

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Auf Wiedersehen, Adieu, Austria!

Caitlin Alaina - October 7, 2016

The history of Salzburg and the charm of Hallstatt had me thinking it would be tough for Vienna to compete. Boy was I wrong! Vienna is a city rich in art, a historical hub of famous musicians, keeper of Imperial Palaces and host of some crazy delicious street food. We took the fast train from Salzburg to Vienna and checked into our perfectly located Hotel Kaiserin Elisabeth. It was steps …

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Fairy Tale Town… Hallstatt, Austria

Caitlin Alaina - October 2, 2016

The village of Hallstatt is straight out of a Fairy Tale. Hallstatt sits on the edge of a beautiful lake (Hallst√§tter See) framed by the Dachstein mountains (a mountain range in the Northern Limestone Alps). The village is Austria’s oldest and is recognized for holding the world’s first known salt mine. Populated with just over 700 people, Hallstatt is small and can be explored in a day. After discreetly dropping out …

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