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A Local’s Guide to Atlanta
3 years ago

A Local’s Guide to Atlanta

True, I wasn’t born in Atlanta.  In fact, I call it “soda” and not “coke,” have never attended cotillion and it took years for the word “y’all” to become more »

Athens, Georgia: Not “Just” a College Town
3 years ago

Athens, Georgia: Not “Just” a College Town

I moved to Georgia from Wisconsin after finishing undergraduate, now nearly ten years ago (!).  The vast majority of my friends were recent graduates of the University of more »

Banff: A Real Life Winter Wonderland
3 years ago

Banff: A Real Life Winter Wonderland

After my recent trip to Montreal and Quebec City, I had fallen in love with America’s neighbor to the north, Canada.  I enjoyed French Canada so much, that I decided I more »

Top 15 Travel Destinations
3 years ago

Top 15 Travel Destinations

It was a great year filled with travel to amazing places, but now it’s time to look ahead to more travel! Believe it or not, narrowing this list down to only more »

Why the Windy City in Winter?  Chicago, IL
3 years ago

Why the Windy City in Winter? Chicago, IL

Visiting Chicago in the middle of winter? Many of my friends may have thought I was crazy to plan Chicago as a vacation destination in December.  But if more »

You Should Go to Key West… Like, Now.
3 years ago

You Should Go to Key West… Like, Now.

It’s no secret that I favor more exotic locations over the typical beach vacation.  When my husband suggested that we spend our second wedding anniversary in Key West, more »

Saving Sea Turtles in Marathon, FL
3 years ago

Saving Sea Turtles in Marathon, FL

I’ve always had an affinity for sea turtles, which I also share with my husband (an ex-ecology major turned attorney).   Interestingly, Ryan spent a summer on a shrimp boat more »

America’s Hidden Gem: Cumberland Island
3 years ago

America’s Hidden Gem: Cumberland Island

When I first moved to the South, I was told tales of a mystical isle off the coast of south Georgia where wild horses frolic freely down the beach.  I thought more »

How to Conquer San Fran and Napa in 2 Days Flat
3 years ago

How to Conquer San Fran and Napa in 2 Days Flat

Now, of course both Napa and San Francisco offer much more to see and do than can possibly fit into one weekend, but if you’re in town for a more »

Asheville is a Weird, Cool City
3 years ago

Asheville is a Weird, Cool City

As I stood in line eagerly awaiting entrance into Wicked Weed Micro Brewery in Asheville, NC, I couldn’t help but notice not one, but two gentlemen walking down the street more »

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