Blue Ridge Parkway Informational Open House Event In Roanoke 5/1

I am grateful that I live in an area of the country that has so much beautiful scenery to look at on a daily basis. Living just a few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway, I get to explore this scenic byway pretty much as often as I like. If you are not familiar with […]

Win A Weekend Family 4 Pack To The Pirelli World Challenge April 27-29 $240+ ARV [US Ends 4/24]

Guess what, racing fans! I have a sweet giveaway for you today. VIRginia International Raceway has hooked us up with a weekend family 4 pack to the Pirelli World Challenge that they are hosting April 27th-29th. This weekend will feature some awesome cars such as Porsches, Bentleys, McLarens, Ferraris, Nissan GT-Rs and Cadillacs with the […]

I’m About To Go International, People! I’m Going To Japan!

So, I have to say, this has been a hard one to keep under wraps. You guys know how I like to run my mouth. But I didn’t want to say anything until I had my hot little plane ticket in my hand. No jinxing and all that. Well, I have my hot little plane […]

Old 96 District Art Scene: Experience Vibrant Art On The Freshwater Coast

Last year I took a trip to Old 96 District. It’s a beautiful, 5 town area consisting of Edgefield, Greenwood, Abbeville, Laurens and McCormick, South Carolina. There are a lot of cool things to see and do in this part of the state [ummmm, they still have a drive-in theater, people!!] and today, we are […]

Meet The Olympians Of The Woods In Old 96 District

Last year, I got to visit the National Wild Turkey Federation in Old 96 District. I love all of the work that this group does to help manage the population of wild turkeys. They really are amazing animals. Did you know that wild turkeys can do a lot of cool things that you might not […]

Sevierville’s 2018 Bloomin’ BBQ And Bluegrass Festival Lineup

This weekend, I am headed to Sevierville to cover the Rose Glen Literary Festival. I go to Sevierville and the surrounding areas several times a year. It really just seems like there is something super fun always going on. Check out the 2018 Bloomin’ BBQ and Bluegrass Entertainment lineup. IIIrd Tyme Out is going to […]

Sevierville’s Rose Glen Literary Festival Lineup For 2/24

In a little over a week, I will be headed back to Sevierville. I always jump at the chance to visit the Great Smoky Mountains. Sevierville, Pigeon Forge and the surrounding area, is one of my favorite vacation destinations. It seems like there is always something cool going on there. This time I will be […]

Tennessee’s First Hero: John Sevier At Sevierville Visitor Center 2/13-12/31

If you are looking for something cool to do next week and you are a history buff, I think I have just the thing for you. “Tennessee’s First Hero: John Sevier” officially opens at the Sevierville Visitor Center on February 13 with the ribbon cutting at 3pm. While in the area, be sure to check […]

Iconic Linn Cove Viaduct To Be Closed 3/1-5/24 For Facelift #FindYourPark

You guys know what a huge fan that I am of the Blue Ridge Parkway. I have tried to see more if it in the past year and I am fortunate that I was able to see the Linn Cove Viaduct last year. It was gorgeous, so I am sharing some of my pictures with […]

National Park Service Names JD Lee Blue Ridge Parkway Superintendent #FindYourPark

I just love the Blue Ridge Parkway. I am fortunate that I live very close to the parkway and I visit as often as I possibly can. Though I have not traveled the entire scenic byway, I hope to very soon. I did manage to see far more of the area in 2017 than I […]