The Old Place is a tiny cabin tucked away in the canyon, which gives it that extra special, quiet mountain charm. You would never guess you were 20 miles from LA! Located off of Kanan and Mulholland, The Old Place is nestled in between Troutdale and Cornell Winery (which I’d say is pretty convenient). As soon as you pull up to it, you’d think you were in the old wild west — or at least how I imagine the old wild west 😉 Some guests even rode up on horses!
My husband Brett turned 32 in January (??!), and for the second year in a row, our plans for FootGolf got rained out — boo! C’mon, when does it ever rain here?!
With the stormy forecast looming in the near distance, I knew we had to switch horses — and fast. With 4 days to spare, we created a birthday bash from two of Brett’s favorite things: beer + bourbon.
Here are some of our favorite details that we incorporated to pull the theme together:
Beer Blind Taste Testing
It’s simple: go to your local liquor mega-store (like Total Wines or BevMo), and pick out 6 different six-packs …
Ready for a Super-sized helping of Five Friday Faves: Super Bowl 50 Edition?! Five categories, five items each, of our favorite things that go down on the first Sunday of every February. Football, friends, food… what more could you ask for?!
Five Fave Super Bowl Appetizers:
Buffalo Chicken Dip [or try this lightened-up Buffalo Cauliflower Dip, which we loved last year!] 7-Layer Dips [we obviously enjoy the traditional …