Behind The Scenes of The Lost Colony in Roanoke

Some experiences uplift your soul in a way that leaves a permanent and welcome mark. My time in the Outer Banks, NC was one such journey for me, an area rich with natural beauty and artisan spirit. A lovely spot where nature and the arts join in veritable harmony is the Waterside Theatre, home to […]

Rural Mom Travels: Georgetown Kentucky Agritourism

One of the biggest requests I receive lately from friends traveling in Kentucky is “where can I find an authentic agritourism experience.”  I always have to smile because the entire state of Kentucky happens to be one big agritourism adventure!  The newest stop I’ve added to my “highly-recommend a visit list” is Georgetown Kentucky, a […]

Rural Mom Travels: Shelbyville Kentucky

You may think of Kentucky as the bluegrass, bourbon and horse capital of the U.S.  Or you may associate Kentucky legends like the Louisville Slugger and Daniel Boone trails.  Our fascinating state certainly has all of these wonderful attributes and then-some. What you may not realize is how much small town charm, agritourism and natural […]

Rural Mom Travels: Santa Claus Indiana

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas…in July, that is! Our family loves Christmas, so celebrating twice a year seems fitting! And I can’t think of a better place to celebrate Christmas in July than in Santa Claus, Indiana! We recently spent some time at Lake Rudolph and Holiday World & Splashin’ Safari, and […]