Have A Unique Adventure In Your City!

This summer your family can turn a city near you into a giant game board with this fun scavenger hunt adventure. I’m looking forward to joining my family on a hunt around Asheville, NC! Urban Adventure Quest combines the excitement of the Amazing Race with a three-hour city tour. Guided from any smart phone, teams […]

Clothes That Keep Mosquitoes From Biting You

Clothing to protect yourself from mosquito bites and other biting insects that spread disease. Fashion alternatives for women, men and children. Casual clothing that dresses up or down, whether on the trail or enjoying an evening out!

With the Zika virus now spreading through Florida, it’s more important than ever to protect yourself from mosquitoes. One step to take is to wear clothes that keep mosquitoes from biting you, whether at home, in the outdoors, or when you travel. Long sleeved pants and shirts certainly can help protect you from biting insects. […]

What to Carry With You When You Fly on a Plane

What To Carry on a Plane in a Bag Luggge Carry-On Essentials

This shop has been compensated by Collective Bias, Inc. and its advertiser. All opinions are mine alone. #GIVEEXTRAGETEXTRA #CollectiveBias #Walgreens As a travel writer, I have a routine of what I always carry in my bag on a plane, and what I’ve found to be the most important things to carry in my luggage over the […]

Southern Season Food Emporium is a Foodie Destination in the South

Southern Season Store Gourmet Specialties North Carolina Georgia

A playground for your taste buds. An emporium for foodies. A showcase of all that’s best to eat in the South. A visit to Southern Season fits all of these descriptions and more. Much more. If you haven’t ever been to a Southern Season store or cooking school, you truly do NOT know what you are […]

Free Fly Fishing Classes from Orvis

Orvis Free Fly Fishing Class 2016

Ever wanted to learn how to fly fish? Wondering what fly fishing is like? Here’s your chance to learn more about the sport of fly fishing for FREE. Orvis is offering free Fly Fishing 101 classes at locations across the country, with many in the Southeast.  Already know the basics? Join them on a Fly […]

Western North Carolina Residents – Be an Extra in a Movie!

Western North Carolina residents and other area locals can audition to be an extra or a lead role in a movie being filmed in Brevard, NC in 2016. We love Brevard!!! (I went to college in Brevard) And we love getting a sneak peek at what it takes to make TV and movies. (I went to a […]

Oktoberfest Comes to Asheville, NC

In Asheville, NC the second week of October means Oktoberfest!! If you are a fan of German inspired fun, then you need to put Oktoberfest on your calendar for October 10, 2015 from 1-6pm! Every year, a purchased ticket allows tastings from local breweries providing samplings of their brews. (See list below) Your ticket provides you with […]

No Taste Like Home Brings Something New to the Table

Here is Asheville, NC people are taking “eating out” to a whole new level. No Taste Like Home is showing people the benefits and ease of foraging. Foraging is becoming more popular as people go searching in the great outdoors for plants, mushrooms, and many other things that are edible and delicious. No Taste Like Home […]