NC Small Town Travel Series · north carolina · Travel

Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Statesville NC

Why you should visit Statesville NC Statesville completely blew any expectations I had for them out of the water. EVERYONE we met was kind and genuine. And while it is a small town, they did what it took to build their beautiful downtown into a true destination. Honestly, I have a bit of anxiety writing… Continue reading Small Town Travel Series: The Best Things to do in Statesville NC

Blogging · lifestyle

The Versatile Blogger Award

Hi blog loverzz! So glad that it is finally the weekend! I’ve been nominated for the Versatile Blogger Award by Kate Jones at the Lifestlye Blog of Kate Jones! It's an honor for you to recognize me Kate! Follow Kate on Twitter @kate_jones50! Here are the rules: 1. Share seven facts about yourself 2. Nominate/recognize… Continue reading The Versatile Blogger Award

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

north carolina · Travel

Carolina Beach: A Personal Journey

So, here is the background to this trip... This trip was planned months ago for my mom's 60th birthday. This has quickly become our favorite beach, for many reasons, which I will get to later. What was not planned was the passing of my father and me getting sick all in the same week leading… Continue reading Carolina Beach: A Personal Journey