Poor kids have the sun in their eyes, but they were still so sweet to let me take a shot:
Yes, I dressed Judah in these overalls specifically for the apple picking. :)
Our friends own and run this incredible Italian restaurant Violino right in the heart of Old Town Winchester. If you are ever nearby, you absolutely must try this place. It is authentic, quaint, charming, and has the best Italian food I've ever eaten.
Before we headed to the orchard, our chef friend was kind enough to feed all of us, and he even handed me a jacket and apron and allowed me in the kitchen with him for a cooking lesson! It was my first time in a professional kitchen, and it was so much fun! Here I am prepping the shrimp for the grill and then the white wine sauce. Amazing!
Paul and Judah are hard at work, too, playing bartender.
Some shots of the dishes we prepared:
This is just a shot of Charlie riding her friends' trike while she waits to eat: