Repatriate Games



Rewriting History

As only those in our, thankfully, former postal code filled with overpriced homes and overeducated people can do.

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Decanting Virginia 🍷 Quattro Goombas Winery

The inaugural Virginia post on one of our favorite sports.

Our verdict? 🍷🍷🍷/4 for the wine. 🍷🍷/4 for the scenery.

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The Long Weekend…That Wasn’t

And surprisingly not because of COVID.

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History, Hunt Country and Hillwood

Part reconnaissance, part introduce-Giroud-to-weekend-outings, and entirely an otherwise delightful way to spend a hot and steamy summer D.C. weekend.

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Introducing Giroud!

A home without a Hound is not a happy one for us.

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Forces of Nature

How coincidental that our first museum exhibit back in-country would have a Japan connection.

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Epicurious Adventures

The overwhelming number of cuisines available is both glorious and scary all at once.

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Postcards from Knoxville

Cleaning up the photo files.

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Clayton Theodore Foxhound III


The terrible news came a couple of weeks before we moved. Cancer. His health declined rapidly, and the morning after we arrived in our new home he looked at us, his eyes saying, “It’s time.”

He joined our family as “wild, active, and goofy,” and that is how he will forever be remembered.


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