Hiking, Moses Cone Manor and the Woolly Worm Festival

Appalachian Trail Hiking Banner Elk

We’re more than a week late, but it’s time for the final recap of our mountain vacation! Previous recap posts: Family Mountain Vacation: Days One and Two Hiking Carvers Gap and Fishin’ For Trout Family Mountain Vacation: Day Four The fourth day of our fall family mountain vacation kicked off with another hike on the… 

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Hiking Carvers Gap and Fishin’ For Trout

Carvers Gap The Balds Hike

The third day of our family vacation began with a hike at Carvers Gap! Ryan and I have completed this hike twice in the past (it’s a rather long day-trip from Charlotte, but totally worth it) and were excited to bring my sister and brother-in-law and our two dogs out for a chilly and windy… 

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Family Mountain Vacation: Day 1 and 2

Family Mountain Vacation

Our mountain vacation was wonderful. I’m trying not to let myself slip into the post-vacation blues and am hoping recapping our time in the North Carolina High Country will help me relive it a bit! We arrived at the house we rented for the week in Banner Elk early Monday evening and were greeted by… 

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Celebrating Mimi in Gettysburg

Gettysburg, PA

Ryan and I arrived in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania in the early afternoon on Friday. Our drive up from North Carolina was seamless and absolutely gorgeous. We drove through Virginia, West Virginia and Maryland and commented on the lush greenery and breathtaking mountain views at least a dozen times. It was stunning! My mom, dad, sister and… 

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Downtown Davidson, North Carolina Dining Guide

Davidson NC

One of my favorite places to wander about on a lazy Saturday is the historic college town of Davidson, North Carolina. It’s small enough to feel warm and friendly but big enough to offer a handful of things to do and great places to eat, whether you’re looking for something casual or more upscale. Davidson… 

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Canyon Ranch Lenox BabyMoon: Day Three

Canyon Ranch almond milk latte

Catching up? Here are the first two blog post recaps from our BabyMoon at Canyon Ranch in Lenox, Massachusetts: Canyon Ranch BabyMoon: Day One Canyon Ranch BabyMoon: Day Two Canyon Ranch Lenox BabyMoon: Day Three Our third and final full day at Canyon Ranch began similarly to our second day! We woke up early and… 

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