Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA Bedford County is located in south-central Virginia, near Smith Mountain Lake. During my time in the area, I was able to stay one night in downtown Bedford and one night at Smith Mountain Lake. This allowed me to see different areas within the… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Bedford VA
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
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
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
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!
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
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
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