Was Abraham Lincoln Born in North Carolina?

Could President Abraham Lincoln have been born in a small town in North Carolina – and not Kentucky? Though the revelation would dramatically alter American presidential history, convincing evidence does seem to exist at the Bostic Lincoln Center in Bostic, North Carolina. Abraham Lincoln: Born in North Carolina? Honest Abe’s past might be more checkered […]

Christmas Events in Hendersonville, NC

The Christmas events in Hendersonville, NC are full of small town charm and down home holiday fun. We love enjoying all of the Christmas activities in our hometown. Many of them are traditions that have been going on for years and years. Others are brand new. All of them create a memorable holiday experience in […]

Building Our Modular Home: Come Along For The Journey!

As much as I love watching the show ‘House Hunter’s, living it isn’t as easy! Is there ever a perfect fit? The debate of looking for a home that fits MOST of what your needs are, or building exactly what you want is a tough one. For my husband and I, there were a lot of […]

Our Urban Adventure Quest in Asheville, NC

This post is sponsored by Urban Adventure Quest. Looking for an adventure in your own back yard? Do you love Trivia? Urban Adventure Quest is definitely an adventure you’ll want to go on! Urban Adventure Quest takes a city near you and guides you around looking for clues and learning about your city’s history! OR, […]

Waterfalls in DuPont State Forest – Brevard, NC

Waterfalls in DuPont State Forest in NC. These North Carolina waterfall hikes are spectacular! Which one of these beautiful attractions would you like to see first? They're all FREE to go to! Perfect family or weekend adventure.

The waterfalls in DuPont State Forest near Brevard, NC are among the best to enjoy in Western North Carolina for an easy day hike. DuPont State Recreational Forest is a 10,000 acre gem for many reasons. The land has been given to the state for outdoor pursuits (notably hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding on […]

Protect Yourself From Bears in Your Yard

Bears in your backyard? Seen them - or just wondering? Here's how to tell if you have bears in your yard. Tips on how to protect yourself from bears at home, too.

Whether you live in the country or in the city, bears in your yard is becoming more and more of a problem for homeowners. Bears are quickly losing their habitats as overdevelopment strips them of their home. So, of course, they’re going to find a new home – and it might be near your yard. […]

Free Stuff for the Total Solar Eclipse

Free stuff for enjoying the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. From glasses to posters to 3D printing files, these are money saving ideas to view the eclipse on a budget. You need to request these right now!

The total solar eclipse is going to be huge this year, so don’t you want some free stuff to help celebrate it? Seriously, when the moon completely blocks the sun on August 21, 2017 in many portions of the United States, it’s going to be a major event. Free stuff for the total solar eclipse […]

Total Solar Eclipse: What You Need To See It

The total solar eclipse is August 21, 2017. See the moon completely hide the sun with these fun gadgets and specialty glasses. Be sure to protect your eyes with these sun viewing items, otherwise it could be dangerous! Don't miss out, order today!

Living in western North Carolina, we’re lucky because we’re in the path of the total solar eclipse on August 21, 2017. (Florida is NOT in the path.) The total solar eclipse will be when the moon completely covers the sun. It’s a RARE event, and not all of the United States will get to enjoy […]

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 […]

Cape Point Campground at Cape Hatteras National Seashore

Camp near the beach at Cape Point Campground in Cape Hatteras National Seashore. A National Park Service campground near the ocean in the Outerbanks.

While RVing across America this year, we stayed at Cape Point Campground at Cape Hatteras National Seashore. The Outerbanks have been on my bucket list for two decades, so we were thrilled to be able to come and stay on the coast of North Carolina. However, we had some trouble finding out any information about […]