Travel · virginia · Wine Festivals

Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival

I was invited to attend and showcase Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival last weekend, and boy was it an experience! I’ve never seen so many lines of people waiting to get their hands on freshly-cooked fried chicken… and it was worth the wait! On this trip, I simply went up for the day in order… Continue reading Gordonsville’s Famous Fried Chicken Festival

Wine · Wine Festivals

List of 2018 Wine Festivals in VA and NC

2018 Wine Festivals in VA & NC: One of the things that I love about where I live is the amount of Wine Festivals that we have in our general vicinity! Here is a comprehensive list (well - the one's that I have my eye on anyway) of all of the 2018 Wine Festivals in VA… Continue reading List of 2018 Wine Festivals in VA and NC

South Carolina · Travel

Charleston Travel Guide | The Top Things to See, Do, and Eat

Charleston Travel Guide I spent my Spring Break and Birthday Week with my mom and Olivia in Charleston, South Carolina! Charleston is a beautiful southern town, and everyone we met was extremely welcoming! To say that this was a much-needed trip is an understatement. Olivia and I both have about a month and a half… Continue reading Charleston Travel Guide | The Top Things to See, Do, and Eat

beauty · Product Reviews

Fab Fit Fun Box | Spring 2018 Reveal

FabFitFun Spring 2018 Box Reveal This has been one of my absolute favorite Fab Fit Fun boxes to date! If you have ever thought about signing up - this is a great time too! I will honestly use everything in this box! The clutch feels so good, and I'm super excited to use the face… Continue reading Fab Fit Fun Box | Spring 2018 Reveal

Travel · virginia · Wine · Wineries

The Largest Wine & Beer Valley in VA!

VA winery and brewery itinerary: Day 1: We set off on yet another adventure heading towards a land filled with wineries, breweries, distilleries, mountains, nature, and beauty. We were going to the Charlottesville area of VA. There are at least 30 different wineries, breweries, and/or distilleries in this area. Many of them stretch across the… Continue reading The Largest Wine & Beer Valley in VA!

north carolina · Travel · Wine · Wineries

The Yadkin Valley | Largest Wine Valley in NC

The Biggest Wine Valley in North Carolina We set out on yet another road trip on December 27.  Our plan was to taste a lot of wine and visit downtown Mount Airy, NC, which is known as modern day "Mayberry". This area is known as the Yadkin Valley of North Carolina...and if you like wine… Continue reading The Yadkin Valley | Largest Wine Valley in NC

tennessee · Travel

Gatlinburg | Thanksgiving & Black Friday

My husband, James, and I go on a road trip vacation every thanksgiving. I am a teacher and he is a farmer, giving us enough free time this time of year to get away for 3 or 4 nights. This year, we visited  Gatlinburg, TN. Everyone anywhere close to Tennessee should visit this town at… Continue reading Gatlinburg | Thanksgiving & Black Friday

tennessee · Travel

The Best Places to Visit in Nashville

Nashville Travel Guide: This was my first (adult) trip to Nashville; and let me tell you, it was a blast. It was exhausting, so much so, that I gave myself a cold when I got home (LOL), but it was worth it. The reason for going was for my "brother-in-law's" 40th birthday. Except, he only… Continue reading The Best Places to Visit in Nashville