6 Family Firsts At America’s First Beach: The Outer Banks

6 Family Firsts At America's First Beach: The Outer Banks

I am fortunate enough to live in North Carolina and, man, do we have some beautiful beaches. Many of those gorgeous destinations are located in the Outer Banks, America’s First Beach. I think this is the perfect place to take the family on a sunny vacation because there is just so a huge variety of […]

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

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 […]

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

Iconic Linn Cove Viaduct To Be Closed Through 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

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 […]

Black History Month Activities In Fayetteville

Black History Month Activities In Fayetteville

February is Black History Month and Fayetteville has a ton of great activities to commemorate the month. One of the activities that I am most excited about is Margot Lee Shetterly, the author of Hidden Figures. She will be speaking at FSU on February 6th. Check out the rest of the things going on for […]

Fayetteville And Cumberland County Step Up Their Tourism Game #VisitFayNC

Fayetteville And Cumberland County Step Up Their Tourism Game #VisitFayNC

Fayetteville and Cumberland County are stepping up their tourism game. Check out the exciting new offerings for the adventurous, health conscious, food fanatics, craft beer drinkers and history buffs. I know I will definitely be checking out the craft brew scene on my next visit. And be sure to check out the 3 Day Itinerary […]

Cold Outside? Check Out These 5 Fun Indoor Activities In Fayetteville #VisitFayNC

5 Fun Indoor Activities In Fayetteville #VisitFayNC

Earlier this year, I visited Fayetteville for the first time. I put together a 3 day itinerary of what I did while I was in Fayetteville for any of you that would like to check it out. If you are visiting during the colder months, you might be looking for more indoor activities in Fayetteville […]

Blue Ridge Parkway Safety Tips & Seasonal Operations Schedule #FindYourPark

Blue Ridge Parkway Safety Tips & Seasonal Operations Schedule #FindYourPark

I am thankful that I live just a few miles from the Blue Ridge Parkway. It’s super easy for me to get to and it’s so beautiful for a nice, scenic drive. For those of you new to the Blue Ridge Parkway, you need to know that it is much different than many other roads […]

51st Annual Holly Day Fair Shopping Extravaganza November 2-5 in Fayetteville

51st Annual Holly Day Fair Shopping Extravaganza November 2-5 in Fayetteville

A few months ago, I got to spend a few fun days in Fayetteville, NC. I really had no idea that there is so much to do there. And being that I am from North Carolina, that is pretty shameful. There is just so much fun to be had in this state, people! So, I […]

Fayetteville Holds NC’s Official Lafayette Birthday Celebration 9/8-9/9

Fayetteville Holds NC’s Official Lafayette Birthday Celebration

Earlier this year, I got the chance to visit Fayetteville, NC., for the first time. I had a ton of fun there and got to do several things that I had never had the chance to do before {such as an ice hockey game and a carriage ride}. It seems there is always something fun […]