(Editor's note: We were partially compensated for our visit but all opinions are our own) I love food but I don't consider myself a "foodie." I once had a job writing about fine dining but had to give it up. Growing up, my idea of fine dining was the Western Sizzlin' and I still miss … Continue reading Find a taste of New Orleans in Forsyth, Georgia
Five reasons you should visit Adairsville, Ga.
Happy New Year from Adairsville, Georgia! When we were planning 2023, I realized we have never written about the amazing little town we call home. Steve and I have been married nearly 10 years and we have lived in Adairsville our entire marriage. It's a small town with just shy of 5,000 people, according to … Continue reading Five reasons you should visit Adairsville, Ga.
Christmas at the Falls is back!
Editor's note: This story has been updated to include the schedule for 2022. We were the guest of Greater Gadsden Area Tourism during our visit in 2018. We assure you all opinions are our own. Four years is too long to go without seeing the Christmas wonders in Gadsden, Alabama. We spent a wonderful couple … Continue reading Christmas at the Falls is back!
The Georgia town that became a Hollywood legend
The Georgia town of Juliette wasn't much to look at in the 1980s. The buildings were old and worn. What was once the old general store wasn't in much better shape. If it wasn't for Hollywood, the town may still be like that today. But Hollywood came calling in the early 90s and the town … Continue reading The Georgia town that became a Hollywood legend
The bears of Carrabelle, Florida
Some crazy things have happened to us on our journeys through the South. But I don't think there is anything as crazy as what happened to us on the way to Carrabelle, Florida one December night. I resisted the urge to start this story with "it was a dark night." But it was. Steve and … Continue reading The bears of Carrabelle, Florida