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  • Travel

    A Day by the Santa Monica Bay

    Santa Monica. The land of endless sun, sand and sea. When my company announced I would be heading out to California for a brief trip, I got pretty excited and I made…

  • Travel

    Tips for Trolley Pubbing

    Are you looking for a new way to explore a city? A method that allows you to see the sites, drink, visit local watering holes, and get some exercise? Then a pedal-powered…

  • Southern Experiences

    Mount Cheaha

    Take a trip to Mount Cheaha, situated in the Talladega Mountains, and visit Alabama’s highest point at 2,407 feet above sea level. Located in Cheaha Resort State Park, the state’s oldest continuous operating…

  • Southern Experiences

    The Model City {Anniston, AL}

    In the foothills of the Appalachians lies the sleepy city of Anniston, Alabama. Located just 60 miles from Birmingham, Alabama and 90 miles from Atlanta, Georgia, this city makes the perfect weekend…

  • Travel

    The Windy City {Chicago, IL}

    Chicago is a city that has been on my list to visit for awhile, so when The Tall Man texted me about an opportunity to go for a weekend, my immediate answer…

  • Hotel Reviews

    Checking In: Sheraton Grand Chicago

    Checking In is a series for reviewing properties, whether it is a hostel, hotel or other forms of accommodation. To suggest a property please send us an email. Having never visited The Windy…

  • Southern Experiences

    Habersham Vineyards & Winery

    Habersham Vineyards & Winery has been in the wine business since 1983 and is one Georgia’s oldest and largest wineries. You can find this winery in the North Georgia Wine Country about a half…

  • Southern Experiences

    Vulcan, The Keeper of Birmingham

    Situated on top of Red Mountain in Birmingham, Alabama sits the world’s largest cast iron statue: Vulcan. Now you are probably thinking why does a classic southern city have a Roman god as…

  • Southern Experiences

    North Carolina Zoo

    The North Carolina Zoo is located just south of Asheboro in the Uwharrie Mountains and has been open since August 13, 1976. (We were there for the 40th anniversary.) With over 2,000 acres…