Franklin, TN Day 2

On Saturday, we knew we had to go back to a restaurant called Merridee’s Breadbasket.  They make everything in house and the biscuits are phenomenal!

Merridee’s is located in downtown Franklin, so we also browsed all of the fun home-town shops on Main Street.  If you ever have a chance to visit, I would highly recommend Franklin!

After a few failed attempts at flea marketing and antiquing, we visited the Arrington Vineyards.  They offer free wine tastings, and while we waited we explored the “gorgeous hillside winery” grounds as the sun set.  Other patrons filled in the vast lawn with blankets and picnics, something we will have to remember to bring the next time we visit.

I have a hard time enjoying wine because of my sensitivity to taste, but I love the artistry that surrounds the craft.  We were each able to taste four wines, so we chose different ones so that we could share and in effect try eight different wines.  To my surprise, I really enjoyed one of the white wines we tried and both dessert wines!

After our wine tasting, we finished the evening with dinner at Saffire, which is located in a cool old factory that has been turned into a shopping, dining, and entertainment venue.

Published by Leslie

I think Habitual Rearranger fits me well because I am never settled on designs, colors, or placement of items in our home. I drive Bradley crazy sometimes, but I keep figuring out new and better ways of doing things! I am not striving to be profound or an expert on anything in this blog. It is simply a way to keep a record of all of my adventures - home and life - for me to reference and also for my loved ones to follow along. I am a born and raised Georgia girl. I don't think I would enjoy living anywhere except the south. Bradley and I spent six and a half years in our starter home and are now in our forever home, a 1970s traditional two story brick house. I love getting into all kinds of projects around our house, and I try to document all the dirty details here if for no one else than for me.

Join the Conversation

1 Comment

Leave a comment

Your email address will not be published.