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Expedition Bigfoot Museum Blueridge Ga

Expedition Bigfoot Museum Blueridge Ga

Nestled in the foothills of Blue Ridge, Ga is an unassuming little museum known as Expedition Bigfoot.  Not paying attention you might actually miss it. Making a day trip, with my hubby, we headed up to Blue Ridge. After a small entrance fee, one of the […]

Burt’s Farm, Autumn Pumpkins in the Mountains

Burt’s Farm, Autumn Pumpkins in the Mountains

Every year since my kids were little we have made the trip to Dawsonville to Burt’s Farm. It has become a tradition that my kids, my husband and I look forward to every Autumn. As my family has gotten older I have begun to appreciate […]

16 Autumn Photos That Will Inspire You to Get Outside

16 Autumn Photos That Will Inspire You to Get Outside

Autumn is my absolute favorite time of year. I love getting outside, especially in the mountains, to see the colors of the leaves. It’s like a magical blanket that covers the forest. Hot chocolate and hot apple cider on a picnic after visiting the pumpkin […]

Art in the Park with Civil War Re-Enactment 2017

Art in the Park with Civil War Re-Enactment 2017

The Civil War was an ugly fight. So many men lost their live trying to form this nation. Families torn apart, brother against brother, homes and part of a state burned to the ground. Our nation took its first painful breath with that first fatal […]

8 Apps that Make for a Super Camping and Hiking Experience

8 Apps that Make for a Super Camping and Hiking Experience

As much as I like to disconnect, sometimes you just have to be connected. In the world that we live in now, it is almost dangerous not to have some sorta instant media. So I’ve decided to take advantage and use it to help make […]

Can You Love Glamping Without Being a Camping Cheater

Can You Love Glamping Without Being a Camping Cheater

According to Oxford Dictionary, they add about 1000 new words to the dictionary each year. So when the word “Glamping” showed up, I was curious about the definition. According to Oxford the definition of Glamping is “A form on camping involving accommodation and facilities more […]

Sunshine Blogger Award Nomination

Sunshine Blogger Award Nomination

Sometimes when you least expect it but most need it Karma throws some love your way. After a hard day of stressing over my newest blog post, I open a message from  a wonderful blogger, a world away, nominating me for the Sunshine Blogger Award. […]

How to Talk with a Potty Mouth to Mother Nature

How to Talk with a Potty Mouth to Mother Nature

Beware…This post is full of Potty Mouth…. One of the biggest questions or concerns that most newbie campers have is what to do when nature calls. For those who have never taken comfort behind a tree, the idea can seem daunting, uncomfortable or just plain […]

How to Have Fun Playing with Your Camping Food!

How to Have Fun Playing with Your Camping Food!

When it comes time to eat around at the camp ground you can usually find me at the camp kitchen, with my recipes, getting our aluminium foil packet ready or stirring the dutch oven soup or even making coffee to go with our omelettes first […]

Awesome Gifts for the Mom who Loves to be One with Nature

Awesome Gifts for the Mom who Loves to be One with Nature

Mothers day is just around the corner. It’s a day when we celebrate all the wonderful things mom does for us. If your mom is the outdoorsy type she’s probably not the chocolate and flowers type unless it comes in a protein bar and wild […]