New York · Travel

A Day in New York City | A One Day Itinerary Guide

A One Day Itinerary for New York City:Welcome to my one day New York City itinerary guide! Obviously, NYC is huge! Most people that live there haven't even seen every inch of the city. However, I have put together a comprehensive list of things to do, eat, and see to get the most out of… Continue reading A Day in New York City | A One Day Itinerary Guide

Travel · Washington D.C.

A Day in Washington D.C. | A One Day Itinerary Guide

A Day in Washington DC: Welcome to me One Day Washington D.C. Itinerary! There is so much to see and do in Washington DC; But I have put together an action packed plan for A Day in Washington DC! This can be used in two different ways. We spent one night in DC in order to… Continue reading A Day in Washington D.C. | A One Day Itinerary Guide

Travel · Wine · Wine Festivals

International Wine Festival / Taubman Museum of Art

We attended the International Wine Festival held at the Taubman Museum of Art in downtown Roanoke, VA. This international wine festival was a wine festival in a class of it's own. They had over 30 excellent wines and stunning hors d'oeuvres. Having a wine festival in an art museum was an excellent idea and a… Continue reading International Wine Festival / Taubman Museum of Art

Travel · virginia · Wine · Wineries

VA 151 | A Road to Wine and Brews!

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 VA 151 | A Road to Wine and Brews!

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