• 2018 Year End Review
    Life

    2018 Year End Review

    Reflecting back at all that has taken place in 2018 brings a smile to my face. This year has been one of the most eye-opening years of my life and a period…

  • CSS Neuse | Kinston, NC
    Southern Experiences

    CSS Neuse

    Are you a history lover of the American Civil War? Then you’ll have to make a stop during your visit to Kinston, NC to the museum of the CSS Neuse. The CSS…

  • The Restaurants of Kinston | Kinston, NC
    Southern Experiences

    The Restaurants of Kinston

    Kinston, N.C. is a place that was not on my radar. But, now that I have visited, I suggest you put the unassuming town, with some unexpected delights, on your radar. One…

  • Holiday Gift Guides: Ideas for Road Warriors
    Travel

    Holiday Gift Guide: Ideas for Road Warriors

    Disclosure: This page contains affiliate links that help support Southern Exhilaration. My new job has increased my awareness of road warriors, and any “road warrior” will tell you that having to live out…

  • 2018 Marietta Pilgrimage | Marietta, GA
    Southern Experiences

    Marietta Pilgrimage

    Thank you to the Marietta Visitors Bureau for allowing me to be a part of the 32nd annual Marietta Pilgrimage Christmas Home Tour.  One of my favorite parts of Christmas is the annual…

  • The Ring of Kerry | County Kerry, Ireland
    Travel

    The Ring of Kerry

    The Ring of Kerry, Mórchuaird Chiarraí in Irish, is a 111-mile route in County Kerry, Ireland. This particular route is extremely popular among tourists. Due to the narrow roadways and numerous switchbacks, I…

  • Blarney Castle | Blarney, Ireland
    Travel

    Blarney Castle

    The Blarney Castle, Caisleán na Blarnan in Irish, is home to the Blarney Stone but there is so much more to the castle. Without further ado, let’s explore Blarney Castle. The Castle Blarney Castle…